[News from the News Center] On the morning of November 25, the opening ceremony of the “Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Brain and Cognitive Science Research Institute” (hereinafter the Institute) jointly established by the School of Electrical Engineering of YSU and the First Hospital of Qinhuangdao City, was held at the 18th floor of Century Building, Yanshan University. Wang Liping, Vice Chairman of Qinhuangdao Science and Technology Association, Sheng Qinghua, Deputy Director of Qinhuangdao Science and Technology Bureau, Wei Kun, Secretary of the Party Committee of Qinhuangdao First Hospital, Liu Lanxiang, Deputy Dean of the First Hospital, YSU President Liu Hongmin and Vice President Kong Xiangdong, and Hua Changchun, Deputy Dean of the School of Electrical Engineering among other directors attended the opening ceremony.
Wei Kun at the opening ceremony
The opening ceremony was successfully completed by Liu Hongmin and Wei Kun among other experts. Liu Hongmin issued a letter of appointment of five deputy directors to Liu Lanxiang, Hua Changchun, Cui Dehua, Li Xiaoli, Tong Xiaoguang and Yu Yan. Wang Liping, Kong Xiangdong and Wei Kun, respectively, expressed their congratulations to the Institute on behalf of Qinhuangdao Science and Technology Association, Yanshan University and the First Hospital of Qinhuangdao. They hoped that the establishment of the Institute would be an opportunity to continue to deepen the scientific research cooperation of the institutions. Yu Yan, Director of the Medical Research Center of China Rehabilitation Research Center, spoke on behalf of experts. She said that as an expert of the institute, she will work closely with relevant units to promote the development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei brain and cognitive technology.
Group photo of the opening ceremony for Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Brain and Cognitive Science Research Institute
After the opening ceremony, Prof. Cui Dehua from the Peking University School of Medicine, Prof. Li Xiaoli from Beijing Normal University, Yan Hua, Deputy director of the Tianjin Institute of Neurosurgery, and Yu Yan, Director of the China Rehabilitation Research Center Medical Institute, were invited to give academic reports and interact with the participants.
Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Brain and Cognitive Science Research Institute focuses on the investigation of encephalopathy mechanisms, engineering treatment technology research, encephalopathy intervention research and artificial intelligence research. By establishing a research institute and gathering the superior scientific research experts and scientific research resources and advanced technologies in the relevant fields of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, we will actively organize, coordinate and further attract quality talents at home and abroad, apply for major national scientific research projects, and attain innovation achievements.
[Translated by Liu Shuai]