The West China Second UniversityHospital of Sichuan University (WCSUH- SCU), also known as West China Women’sand Children’s Hospital, Sichuan University, is directly supervised by theNational Health and Family Planning Commission of China.
The West China Second UniversityHospital of Sichuan University (WCSUH- SCU), also known as West China Women’sand Children’s Hospital, Sichuan University, is directly supervised by theNational Health and Family Planning Commission of China. It originated from theRenji Women’s Hospital that was set up in 1896. In 1987, the hospital wasestablished on the basis of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and theDepartment of Pediatrics in the University Hospital of the former West ChinaUniversity of Medical Sciences. After the merger of West China University ofMedical Sciences and Sichuan University, the hospital has taken its presentnames. The hospital was one of the first national top tertiary hospitals, andthe first internet hospital in Sichuan Province. The hospitalinitiated the Regional Medical Consortium Program in 2016, and the contractedhospitals are supposed to reach 100. As a medical center for women and childrenin southwestern China and a university hospital, the hospitalplays important roles in medical services, education, research, diseaseprevention and healthcare.
With a construction area of 59,000 sqmeters and a business area of 41,100 sq meters, WCSUH has 730 licensed beds, 16clinical departments/divisions, and 5 medico-technical departments.
Among its 2000 staffmembers, there are 134 professors, 125 associateprofessors, 59 advisers for doctoral degree candidates, 98 advisers for master degreecandidates, one professor supported by the Recruitment Program of Foreign Experts,one professor supported by Thousand Talents Plan Project, four professors supportedby Thousand Youth Talents Plan Project,one professor supported by the grant from Changjiang Scholars Program of Ministryof Education of China, one awardeeof the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars,8 awardees of the Ministry of Education Fund for Talents in New Century, 24 academicleaders of Sichuan Province, 84 academic leaders of the Department of Health ofSichuan Province, 42 awardees of the National Special Government Allowances andProvincial Allowances for Middle- aged and Young Specialists with ProminentAchievements. Forty percent of our staff has been trained overseas. Our staffhold key positions in many academic societies, including one director of the Committee of Birth Defects Prevention andControl of the Chinese Preventive Medicine Association, one deputy director of the Society of Perinatology of ChineseMedical Association, one deputy director of the Obstetrics and GynecologySociety of the Chinese Nursing Association, one vice chair of the NeonatologySociety of the Chinese Medical Doctor Association and deputy chief of the YoungMembers’ Committee of the Pediatric Society of the Chinese Medical Association,one deputy director of the Young Members’ Committee of Perinatal Medicine ofthe Chinese Medical Association, one deputy director of the Young Members’Committee of Gynecological Oncology of the Chinese Medical Association, onedeputy director of the Young Members’ Committee of Medical Engineering of theChinese Medical Association, and several directors or deputy directors of Ob/Gyn,pediatrics, reproductive medicine, medical genetics, pharmaceutics of SichuanMedical Association and Chengdu Medical Association. WCSUH is authorized tooffer doctorate programs and post-doctor programs in obstetrics, gynecology,pediatrics, maternal-fetal medicine, stress biology.
- National High-quality Course:
- National Key Disciplines:
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- National Key Development Programs ofClinical Specialties:
Regional Collaborative Center ofMinistry of Health of China for Leukemia and Congenital Heart Diseases ofChildren in Rural Areas
National Center for Birth DefectsMonitoring of China
National Office for Maternal andChild Health Surveillance
SFDA Institute of Clinical Test ofDrugs
Sichuan Provincial Quality ControlCenter for Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sichuan Provincial Quality ControlCenter for Pediatrics
Sichuan Provincial HealthCenter for Critical Care of Pregnant Women
Human Sperm Bank of Sichuan Province