Institute of Digestive Endoscopy and Medical Center for Digestive Diseases,
Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University
121# Jiang Jiayuan, Xiaguan District
- Nanjing 210011, P.R. China
Digestive Diseases is a specialty that straddles the traditional boundary between internal medicine and general surgery. With the development of minimally invasive surgical technology and digestive endoscopic technique, a new diagnosis and therapy model for digestive diseases arises. This new model combines internal medicine and general surgery. To establish an institute or medical center with national or even international reputation in a relatively short time is our aim. In collaboration with our physicians, surgeons and scientists, we are committed to unify the department of gastroentestrology, digestive endoscopy center, institute of digestive endoscopy of NJMU (
Our missions are
(1) To provide top quality services as a leading center for digestive diseases in
(2) To provide training to gastroenterologists, endoscopy surgeon and GI surgeon.
(3) To translate lab researches to clinical use for promoting the development of diagnosis and therapeutics for digestive diseases.
Our Strength, Reputation and Academic Research
Our medical center for digestive diseases is the key specialized clinical subject of Jiangsu province, the key subject of ”The Eleventh Five Program” of NJMU. We are establishing the center as one of the
Funds, Grants and Patents
Our researches on digestive diseases have been supported by National HighTechnology Research and Development Program("863"Program) of China, National Science Foundation of China, Key Foundation of Ministry of Public Health of China, Foundations of Jiangsu province, Open Project Program of the State Key Laboratory of Cancer Biology. We have four patents about stents. All have been manufactured and applied in
Training and Education
The MCDD is committed to the teaching of medical undergraduate students and clinical fellows, and the supervision of postgraduates and researchers. We are proud to be licensed by Ministry of Public Health of China to training endoscopists. Prof. Zhining Fan had been invited to performe operations by International Endoscopic Academic Conference committees seven years ago. Prof. Zhining Fan and Guozhong Ji have been awarded on several occasions such as Endoscopics Award and several
MCDD is a leading centre in the management of gastrointestinal bleeding, ERCP, and endoscopic techniques in