Project Signing Ceremony was Held in Beijing

2014-04-01

The National Eye Care Capacity & Resource and Prevalence of Eye Diseases Survey Project Agreement signing ceremony and project launching meeting was held on March 26th, 2014 in Beijing. Mr. Zhou Jun, the deputy director of Department of Medical Affairs and Hospital Administration, NHFPC, Mr. Liang Minghui, the director of National Institute of Hospital Administration (NIHA) and Mr. George Wilson Smith, the country director of ORBIS International, North Asia office gave the speech respectively on the meeting. Ms. Zhang Rui, the deputy director of the General Office of the Department of Medical Affairs and Hospital Administration, NHFPC also attended the ceremony.

Witnessed by leaders of Department of Medical Affairs and Hospital Administration, NHFPC and many blindness prevention experts, Mr. Liang Minghui and Mr. George Wilson Smith signed the project agreement on behalf of NIHA and ORBIS International. Mr. Liang Minghui also signed the agreement with Hebei province, Heilongjiang province, and altogether 10 provincial partner representatives respectively. Professor Zhao Jialiang from Peking Union Medical College Hospital introduced the eye diseases prevalence survey project implementation plan during the meeting to explain the project background, objectives, contents, requirements and current progress. After professor Zhao’s introduction, all the participants discussed the implementation plan passionately.