“East-meets-West” Luncheon 2019

25 January 2019

This year’s “East-meets-West” Luncheon with incoming exchange students was held successfully on January 25, 2019. At the event, the School of Nursing’s teachers and 11 outgoing exchange student representatives met with a total of 40 incoming exchange students. They included eight from Dalian University (Mainland China), eight from Fudan University (Mainland China), two from Jönköping University (Sweden), four from Kaohsiung Medical University (Taiwan), ten from Korea University (South Korea), four from Peking University (Mainland China), and four from Taipei Medical University (Taiwan). The School was honoured to have Dr Gordon Wong Tin-chun, Assistant Dean (Professional Development) , and Professor Chia- Chin Lin, Head of the School of Nursing, HKUMed joined the luncheon. Dr Wong shared with participants the benefits of a global perspective and cross-cultural understanding that can be gained from the School’s International Student Exchange Programme. During the luncheon, Certificates of Attendance were presented to a student representative from Peking University to acknowledge their completion of the International Student Exchange Programme.


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