Shenzhen People’s Hospital-University of Edinburgh

International Diabetes Centre

Under the strategic partnership between the University of Edinburgh and Shenzhen People’s Hospital, the project is managed by EII.

Shenzhen People’s Hospital is the first 3A hospital in Shenzhen. Through the joint efforts and cooperation between the two parties, the Shenzhen People’s Hospital-University of Edinburgh International Diabetes Centre has been established in this time-honoured hospital, which will introduce advanced clinical technologies and management experience from Scotland to Shenzhen to integrate management, training and research. The project has been supported by the “Three-Famous Program” of the Shenzhen Municipal People’s Government.

Edinburgh Friendship Hospital

Edinburgh Friendship Hospital (EFH) is a general international hospital established by the Chinese government, the University of Edinburgh, and EII, focusing on preventative medicine, medical treatment, scientific research, health maintenance, rehabilitation and management. It aims to actively introduce the world’s leading life science technologies, management experience and service model from the University of Edinburgh, as well as create a high-tech medical technology incubation base for the medical industry. It will take full advantage of Scotland’s experience in reproductive medicine, diabetes, paediatrics, E.N.T., geriatric diseases, tumours, cardiovascular diseases and neurology as well as other world-leading medical technologies, to make Edinburgh Friendship Hospital a first-class hospital to provide British-style, people-oriented medical services in China.

The Boao International Diabetes Centre

Affiliated with the University of Edinburgh

The Boao International Diabetes Centre Affiliated with the University of Edinburgh (The Boao IDC) is designed, supervised and supported by Professor Andrew Morris, the Vice-Principal of Data Science at the University of Edinburgh. It is currently in the preparatory stage. In the early stage of its development, the Boao IDC mainly provides specialised outpatient and inpatient services for adult patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. As it develops, other medical services, such as paediatrics, patient education and remote monitoring, diabetic foot care, insulin pumps and technical services, gestational diabetes treatment and islet transplantation, nephrology, and cardiovascular surgery, will also be provided. The Boao IDC will cooperate with partners throughout Hainan to establish an integrated medical service network across the island province.