In a significant move to foster international collaboration and recognize excellence in traditional, complementary, and alternative medicine, the head committee of the prestigious Sheikh Zayed Award for Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine is set to visit China University. This visit aims to explore the latest research and achievements in Chinese medicine, a vital component of Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine.
During this landmark visit, the committee will have the honor of awarding the Sheikh Zayed Award Gold Medal to Professor Shi Xue Min, a distinguished figure in the field of Chinese medicine.
Professor Shi Xue Min’s ground-breaking work and contributions to the field have been recognized as aligning perfectly with the vision and values of the Zayed Award.
The delegation’s itinerary includes a visit to the renowned first teaching hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, where they will meet with the hospital crew. This meeting is not just a courtesy call, but a strategic session aimed at sharing the achievements and vision of the Sheikh Zayed Award for Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine. A key agenda of this interaction is to discuss knowledge transfer initiatives in the United Arab Emirates, thereby strengthening Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine practices in the region.
Ms. Amina, the Head of the Organizing Committee for the Sheikh Zayed Award, commented on the significance of this visit and the award itself. “The Sheikh Zayed Award for Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine is not just a recognition of individual excellence but a testament to our leader’s vision of a world where traditional medicine is respected and integrated with modern medical practices. This visit and the awarding of Professor Shi Xue Min are pivotal in highlighting the global importance of Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine. We are committed to fostering an environment of learning and exchange, which is crucial for the advancement of healthcare globally.”
The Sheikh Zayed Award for Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine, established in honor of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s vision, has been instrumental in promoting excellence and innovation in the field of traditional and complementary medicine. This visit is a step forward in the Award’s mission to create a global platform for sharing knowledge and practices in Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine, thereby contributing to the health and well-being of communities worldwide.
The committee looks forward to fruitful discussions and exchanges during their visit, which will undoubtedly pave the way for future collaborations and advancements in Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine, particularly in Chinese medicine.