Research & Education

Institute of TCM

Zhejiang Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, founded in 1958, currently has 5 Chinese medicine clinical research institutes which includes Tumor Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western MedicineSpleen and Stomach Disease Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Kidney Disease Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Orthopedics Injury Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Mental Illness Research Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese. It has 6 research institutes, including Basic Experiment Research Institute, Chinese Medicine Research Center, Sericultural Resource Research Center, Institute of Chinese Medicine Literature Information, Laboratory Animal Center, Magazine of Zhejiang TCM.

 

The Academy has 2 key disciplines of the National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Psychology of TCM, Philology of TCM), and 25 key disciplines at the bureau level (Oncology of TCM, Orthopedics Injury Department of Integrated Chinese and Western medicine, Bone Microsurgery, Kidney Disease of Integrated Chinese and Western MedicineFirst-aid Medicine of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Rectal and Anal Surgery of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Trauma Surgery of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Mental Health, Psychiatry of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Clinical Psychology of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Philology of TCM, Resource Science of Chinese Medicine, Culture of Chinese Medicine, Gastrointestinal Surgery of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Tumor Prevention of Digestive System of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Rheumatology and Nephrology of TCM, Diagnosis and Treatment of Cervical DiseaseIntrauterine Disease of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Neurorehabilitation of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Clinical Nursing of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western MedicineNourishing Yin of TCMLiterature Information of TCM, Medical Cases Science of TCM, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Natural Medicine Analysis).  

 

It also has 1 third-level laboratory of the National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Third-level laboratory of TCM Chemistry), 2 provincial key laboratories (key Laboratory of New Chinese Medicine Research and Development of Zhejiang Province and key Laboratory of Tumor Prevention and Treatment Technology of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine of Zhejiang Province), and 7 key laboratories of TCM of Zhejiang Province (key Laboratory of Respiratory Diseases of TCM, key Laboratory of Nephrology of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine of Zhejiang Province, key Laboratory of Spleen and Stomach Diseases of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, key Laboratory of Medicinal Development of Sericulture Resources, key Laboratory of Standard Research of Traditional Chinese Medicine Quality, second-level Laboratory of Internal Medicine of TCM, second-level Laboratory of Medicinal Development of Sericulture Resources).


Tongde Hospital has dedicated itself to the research and clinical work of TCM for a long time, and has undertaken 1,256 research projects at the national, provincial (ministerial) and departmental (bureau) levels, including 359 projects at or above the provincial and ministerial levels. Its scientific and technological achievements have received over 200 awards, including the Second Prize of the National Science and Technology Progress Award. Over 20 national new TCM drugs have been invented, such as huangqi-shengmai liquid, Weifuchun Capsule, Yangwei granules, Sodium Copper Chlorophyllin and Shengxuening Tablets. The hospital has published 178 academic monographs.