Depatment of Anesthesiology
The department of Anesthesiology in our school was founded in 1953, when Professor Chen Rongdian build anesthesia room in Dalian Medical College. In 1956, Professor Yu Zhihao presided over the work of anesthesia room. In 1969, Dalian Medical College moved south to Zunyi, renamed as Zunyi Medical College. Over the years, the department of Anesthesiology was led by the national well-known expert Yu Zhihao and Yu Tian, and have build four branches: the clinical anesthesia section, anesthetic pharmacology section, pain medicine section and the multifunctional laboratory of anesthesiology. Organization construction has been greatly developed.
Received honors: In 2006, department of Anesthesiology was named the key course in Guizhou Province; In 2007 May, department of Anesthesiology won the title of representative profession for undergraduate education of Guizhou province; In 2008, department of Anesthesiology was named as the national characteristic specialty, "Anesthetic Pharmacology" course won the title of national high-quality course, a breakthrough of zero national high-quality courses in Guizhou Province; In 2009, Anesthesiology team won the title of innovation team of scientific and technological in Guizhou Province; In March 2010, Guizhou Quality Control Center of Anesthesia was listed in our hospital; In 2011, The department of anesthesiology was named as the national key clinical specialist (Ministry of health) and Anesthesiology talents training base in Guizhou province. "Anesthetic Pharmacology" course was named the national high-quality online courses; In 2014, the department of Anesthesiology became the pediatric anesthesia training base of Chinese Medical Association Anesthesiology Branch; In 2015, Anesthesiology was titled as the advanced group of Guizhou Province medical and health industry, and came second in the competition of postgraduate education in Guizhou Province.
Team building with great achievements：Anesthesia department has more than 50 teachers (or doctors at all levels), including 11 professors (22%), 8 associate professors (16%), 3 teachers owned doctoral degree, 38 teachers owned master degree, one Part time PhD supervisor and 11 master tutors. Our teacher team owning one national advanced worker, one national outstanding scientist, two received the special government allowance of State Council, one provincial teaching master, one standing committee and one youth committee of the Chinese Medical Association of Anesthesiology, one vice precedent and one standing committee of the Chinese Pharmacological Society of anesthesia, one director, one vice chairman and three standing committees of the Chinese Medical Association of Anesthesiology, Guizhou branch.
Abundant research work: our research directions includes myocardial protection, mechanism of general anesthesia, clinical anesthesia and blood/organ protection, all with distinctive features. The work on myocardial protection stand a leading position in China. In past 5 years, we got 16 projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, 27 projects in provincial and ministerial level, the total scientific research funding increased by more than 1500 yuan. We published 194 articles in various journals, 15 of which were included in SCI, 15 of which were included in Peking University library catalog. We gained 7 patents, and compiled 8 textbooks / monographs.
Education and personnel training: We has gained high social reputation based on the good teaching quality and the advanced level of running a educational department. The enrollment of Anesthesia department cover more than 10 provinces (municipalities and autonomous regions) , so the source of students is abundant, the overall quality is high. There are 547 students in our department now. In the past 5 year, the first volunteer candidates apply rate maintained 100%, and we started to recruit students with first class score in GuiZhou and SiChuan proviences in 2015. The rate of employment of graduates were also maintained at 100%. At present, we owned 4 stabled practice bases, which all are large medical institutions in the Southwest (Affiliated Hospital of Zunyi Medical College, Southwest Hospital of Third Military Medical University , Daping Hospital, Zunyi Hospital), so the practice quality is better guaranteed. In addition, postgraduate education has been greatly developed, currently 56 students are studying for their Mater degree. Graduated students can get satisfied work in some large and medium hospitals distributed in China, most their degree thesis were published in the core journals in China (nearly 10 articles published in SCI journals with impact factor more than 3.0). In addition, in 2009, we help Xiangya Medical College of Central South University trained one PhD students, currently we joint graduated 4 PhD students with the medical college of Shanghai Jiaotong University, training 3 PhD students.
Development reach a new level: In recent years, through the construction of Provincial Key Laboratory and National key clinical specialist department, coupled with the supporting investment from schools and affiliated hospitals, we got more than 2000 yuan of funds. All of these money were used for clinical and laboratory instrument and equipment purchase, personnel training, project support and so on. The anesthesia department have made a great progress in scientific research, medicine and education, and now reach (or leading in some directions) the national advanced level.