学院办学历史悠久，可溯源到1911年美国Edward Hicks Hume博士创建的雅礼医院护病讲习科。学院成立于2002年3月，由湖南医学高等专科学：喜⒆榻ǘ，设有临床医学、预防医学、医学检验学、护理学、药学、基础医学等六个系和一个医药学实验管理中心。现已形成本科生、硕士生、博士生、博士后、留学生多层次的医学人才培养体系。设置临床医学、药学、医学检验技术、预防医学，护理学等五个本科专业。临床医学、药学、护理学、预防医学为湖南省一流本科建设专业。药理学、组织学与胚胎学、妇产科护理学、诊断学等7门课程入选湖南省一流本科课程。生理学、诊断学、医学统计学课程为省级精品课程。临床医学专业通过了教育部专家组认证，有效期为6年。学院是全国首批“卓越医生教育培养计划项目”试点单位，教育部“本科教学工程”大学生校外实践教育基地，入选教育部首批“三全育人”综合改革试点院系。
学院科研水平显著提升，在干细胞研究、小分子靶向药物创制、医学免疫、媒介生物控制、肿瘤发生发展机制等研究方向达到国际先进水平。近五年来，亿搏体育教师在Cell Stem Cell、Nature Chemical Biology、Cell Death and Differentiation、PNAS、Cell Reports等国际权威期刊发表SCI收录论文200余篇。近5年，亿搏体育获得国家自然科学基金项目40项，省部级科研项目69项，科研总经费3,653万元；获批国家专利授权14项，转让成果5项。获得省部级科研奖一等奖、二等奖2项、三等奖2项，医学科技奖一等奖。临床医学学科连续8年ESI排名进入全球大学和科研机构前1%。学院主办了学术期刊《湖南师范大学学报(医学版)》。
Introduction on Hunan Normal University School of Medicine
The School of Medicine is located in the Xianjiahu campus of Hunan Normal University at the north of Yuelu Mountain. It is located at the south to the beautiful West Lake Park and north to the flourishing Jinxing Road and commercial area of Tongzipo Road. The campus covers 11.76 acres, and it is a quiet place with complete facilities and wonderful scenery for four seasons.
This school has a long history, which can be traced back to the Yali Nursery School founded by Dr.Edward Hicks Hume in 1911. The School of Medicine was established in March 2002, and it was formed by the merger of Hunan Medical College and Hunan Normal University. Currently, it covers six departments, including the Clinical Medicine, Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Basic Medicine, as well as the Center for Medical Experiment. Our school has various levels of medical education systems for undergraduates, master program, Ph.D. program, post-doctoral program, and international students. There are five majors for undergraduates, e.g., the Clinical Medicine, Pharmacy, Medical Laboratory Technology, Preventive Medicine, and Nursing. Notably, Clinical Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, and Preventive Medicine have become the first-class construction programs for undergraduates in Hunan province. Currently, seven courses, including Pharmacy, Histology & Embryology, Diagnostics, and Gynecology & Obstetrics Nursing, have been selected as the first-class courses of Hunan province. Significantly, our Clinical Medicine has passed the evaluation by the experts from the Ministry of Education of China, and a certification valid for 6 years was offered. Our school has been chosen as the first‘Excellent Medical Education’ and ‘Three-dimensional Education Program’ of China.
There are 207 faculty members, including 144 full-time teachers, in this school. We have a good quality of faculty members, as evidenced by the fact that more than 60% of them owned Ph.D. or M.D., and over 20% of teachers have experience of studying or working abroad. In total, there are 78 mentors for master students and 12 supervisors for Ph.D. students. The faculty members with high-level quality include the following titles: The Distinguished Professor of Shanghai Universities (Eastern Scholar), The ‘Furong Scholar’Chair Professor of Hunan province, five ‘Hundred Talent Program’ experts in Hunan province, Research Innovation Teamand five individuals for The High Level Talent Gathering Project of Hunan province, ‘Furong Scholar’Young Scholar of Hunan province, Outstanding Young Scholar in Hunan province, Shanghai Pujiang Talent Program, Hunan Young Excellent Talent, three individuals for‘New Century 121 Talent Project’in Hunan province, and three faculty members with special allowance from the State Council of China. In addition, we have six Distinguished Professors and two Chair Professors of “Xiao Xiang Scholars” as well as eighteen faculty members for “Shi Cheng Talents Program”. Our teachers won the 1st and 2nd prizes of the teaching achievements of colleges and universities in Hunan province, and several teachers have been awarded the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes in the teaching competition of universities in Hunan province.
The research level of our school has been improved significantly, as evidenced by the fact that our studies on stem cells, drug design targeted by small molecules, medical immunity, the control of bio-vectors, and the mechanisms underlying carcinogenesis have reached the international levels. In the past five years, our faculty members have published more than 200 articles in SCI indexed international journals, e.g., Cell Stem Cell, Nature Chemical Biology, Cell Death and Differentiation, PNAS, and Cell Reports. We obtained 40grants from the National Natural Science Foundation of China and 69 grants from Hunan province, with a total funding of RMB 36.53 million. Additionally, 14 patents were awarded, and 5 of them have been utilized in translational medicine. We won the 1st prize, two 2nd prizes, two 3rd prizes of provincial level of research award, as well as the 1stprize of medical science and technology. Notably, our Clinical Medicine discipline has been ranked in the ESI(Essential Science Indicators) top 1% among global universities for the eight consecutive years. Our school edits the academic journal, namely the Journal of Hunan Normal University(Medical Edition).
Our school can offer Ph.D. programs in Basic Medicine and Biological Health Statistics as well as Master programs in six majors,including Clinical Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Basic Medicine, Public Health & Preventive Medicine, and Medical Technologies. We also provide the post-doctoral program in Physiology since 2017. We have the key discipline in Basic Medicine of the 12th Five-Year Plan for Hunan province, three key laboratories, namely Hunan Provincial Key Laboratory of Small Molecules-Targeted Drug Research and Creation, Hunan Provincial Key Laboratory of Molecular Epidemiology, Hunan Provincial Key Laboratory ofAnimal Models and Stem Cell Biology, and a Provincial Research Innovation Team. There are two school-level of Industry-University-Research cooperation bases, one key laboratory and one research center at school levels, and SPF-level animal facility in this school. An excellent platform for molecular biology, cellular biology and experimental animal models is available in our school. This platform covers an area of 7,300 square meters, and it has a number of large instruments, e.g., confocal microscope, flow cytometer, digital microtomes, and animal living imager, with a total value of over RMB 76 million.
Our school has 10 affiliated hospitals with high levels, including the First Affiliated Hospital of Hunan Normal University(Hunan Provincial People’s Hospital). These affiliated hospitals have excellent faculty members, and 514 of them have senior professional titles. Among them, 12 faculty members were awarded special government allowance from the State Council of China, and three faculty members won the‘Famous Physician’in the Guangzhou Military Region. There are national ‘Million Talent Project’ winner, young and middle-aged experts with outstanding contribution from the Ministry of Health of China, two outstanding experts of Hunan province, and six talent engineering experts from Hunan province. We have 11 mentors for Ph.D. students and 72 supervisors for master students.
Adhering to the motto ‘Be Humane, Caring, Excellent, Industrious’of our university and the medical & religious tradition ‘Industrious, Integrity, Rigorous, Perseverance’ of our school, we are committed to educating the high-quality medical and health professionals who possess the ‘best’ medical skills and the ‘perfect’ medical virtues. At present, there are more than 3,200 undergraduates, 401 master and Ph.D. students, and nearly 300 international students. In recent years, the one-time employment rate of students in our school is over 90%, and the average acceptance percentages of postgraduates are 47%; these students were enrolled the double first-class universities. Recently,the pass rate of graduates participating in the Clinic Practitioner Exam is nearly 80%, which is higher than the national average by nearly 20%. The nursing graduates participated in the Chinese Licensure Examination for Nurse, with a pass rate of 100%, which is double when compared to the national average rate. The Clinical Medicine students have participated in the National College Student Clinical Skills Competition five times, and they won the 2nd prize in the national finals and the 1st prize in the Central China Competition four times. Students in Pharmacy won the best prize and the 1st prize of the National Pharmaceutical Professional Skills Competition. In recent years, students have been awarded more than 20 innovation projects from China and Hunan province, two 2nd prizes for national college students ‘Challenge Cup’, two 1st prizes, and two 3rd prizesin ‘Challenge Cup’ of Hunan province. The “Three Rural Project” of our school has been rated as the excellence by ouruniversity for many times, and it has become a key team of the Youth League Central Committee of China and Hunan province.
Our School follows the national strategy of ‘Healthy China’, and we promote the ‘cooperative development of medicine, education and research’. We emphasize on the first-class undergraduate education and develop postgraduate programs, with the aims to further improve the qualities of students and faculty members, discipline development, and scientific research. Hopefully, our School could become the first-class college in Hunan province and a medical college with the significant influence in China.
(Statistic Data by November, 2021)