Brief Introduction of Department of Endocrinology
Nowadays, with the problem of aging of the population and the change of environment, the occurrence rates of diabetes, osteoporosis, thyroid diseases and other endocrine diseases are getting higher and higher. In order to meet the demand of diagnosis and treatment of endocrine diseases, Department of Diabetes is founded in December, 2011. In February, 2013, this department is changed to Department of Endocrinology officially, and as well, the treatment scope is expanded from diabetes to endocrine diseases. The Department of Endocrinology is based on the Cardiovascular Key Subject of State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine of the people’s republic of China, and inherited the experience of treating diabetic cardiopathy from Doctor Wei Zhizhen, who is the famous old doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine of China and the experience of treating diabetes from Doctor Xia Jun, who is the famous old doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine of Beijing. The director of the department now is Yi Jinhong, who is the Standing Director of Diabetes Committee of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies and also the member of Diabetes Committee of China Association of Chinese Medicine. The Department of Endocrinology will take advantage of treating diabetes, osteoporosis, thyroid diseases and other endocrine diseases by Chinese Medicine, and will also use the technology of modern medicine. The first goal of the department will always be to serve the people better and better.