A Chinese expert team of Cambodian doctors has arrived in Phnom Penh

2022-05-07 0 By

Phnom Penh, March 16 (China News Service) — A Chinese expert team of Cambodian TCM experts arrived at Phnom Penh International Airport on The afternoon of March 16.Wu Guoquan, Economic and Commercial Counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Cambodia, and other officials greeted him at the airport.This is the first national-level TCM medical team sent overseas by China.The medical team is made up of 12 medical experts from Xiyuan Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, who come from the departments of pulmonary disease, cardiovascular disease and acupuncture.Two of the experts had arrived in Cambodia earlier to carry out advance work, and this time the 10 expert group members arrived.In the next two months, the expert group will stay at The Kosmah China-Cambodia Friendship Hospital to provide medical assistance to Cambodia and share China’s experience in epidemic prevention and control with Cambodia.On January 25 this year, China and Cambodia signed an agreement in Phnom Penh on sending a Chinese medicine anti-epidemic medical team to Cambodia.After dozens of days of preparation, the Chinese medicine expert team for Cambodia successfully arrived in Phnom Penh.It is learnt that after the completion of the mission, another medical team will arrive and stay in Cambodia for one year.Traditional Chinese medicine has played an important role in Cambodia’s epidemic prevention and control.In 2021, the Ministry of Health of Cambodia issued a drug registration certificate for Lianhua Qingwen Capsule and Huazi Baidu granule, making them legally registered traditional Chinese medicine products in Cambodia.(after)