Anesthesiology is a second-level clinical discipline parallel with surgery and internal medicine, covering sub-specialties such as clinical anesthesia, critical care medicine and pain diagnosis and treatment. Modern anesthesiology has become a key discipline in large hospitals, and anesthesiology is gradually transformed into perioperative medicine. Tianjin is one of the birthplaces of anesthesiology in China, and its founder, Professor Wang Yuanchang, has been recognized as the world's first person to perform CPR with external chest compression. Anesthesiology is the key discipline of Tianjin Municipal Commission of Education and the key construction discipline of the 13th Five-Year Plan. Tianjin Institute of Anesthesiology, one of the few professional research institutes in China, has undertaken 17 national natural science foundation projects, won 9 Tianjin science and technology progress awards, and published more than 90 SCI papers with 4 doctoral supervisors and 9 master supervisors. It is the chief editor of the textbook Clinical Anesthesiology, and the deputy editor of Critical Care Medicine, and has provided Chinese quality courses and Tianjin quality courses for international students. Anesthesiology, which started recruiting students in 1990, is one of the earliest institutions in China to establish the major of anesthesiology.
Educational Objective: Cultivate application-oriented special talents adapting to the needs of modernization construction of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era and of universal health services, with all-round development of morality, intelligence and physique, solid theoretical knowledge and outstanding practical ability, lofty ideal and social responsibility, independent thinking ability and innovative spirit, international vision and humanistic quality, as well as the ability in medical treatment and medical scientific research in the field of clinical anesthesia, emergency treatment, critical illness, and pain diagnosis and treatment.
Degree: Bachelor of Medicine
Employment: Hospitals (Anesthesiology Department, Pain Management, ICU and other relevant departments), Medical Research Institutes