GP-TCM RA Newsletter Jan 2017 CNY Edition can be downloaded here: Jan 2017 CNY Edition NL

Dear Members and Friends of GP-TCM RA   


HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR (of the Rooster)!


We have pleasure in enclosing the Jan 2017 CNY edition of our Newsletter, where we have the following features:


  • Presidential editorial from one of us – TCM Has Arrived at a New Era outlining vision for the coming two years and beyond
    • To improve services to our members
    • To establish closer ties with the CGCM and other sister organisations
    • To bring on board more industrial partners that share our vision
    • To engage all the 23 TCM universities and colleges in China
    • To develop new links with Indian sub-continent and Central and Eastern European countries


  • Introducing the new Board of Directors (BoD)
  • China and WHO to build ‘healthy’ Silk Road. President Xi Jinping visited the WHO and

gifted an acupuncture bronze statue

  • TCM-related awards in National S&T Advances Awards 2016


In addition, there are plenty of exciting developments in TCM and its related fields of education, research and clinical practice, as well as opportunities of funding.


Enjoy reading!


For and on behalf of the Board of Directors





Tai-Ping Fan



Dr Tai-Ping Fan  樊台平

Head, Angiogenesis & Chinese Medicine Laboratory

Department of Pharmacology

University of Cambridge

Tennis Court Road

Cambridge CB2 1PD

United Kingdom



+44 1223 334 015 (Office)

+44 1223 334 025 (Lab)

+44 1223 334 100 (Fax)

+44 7793 673 039 (Mobile)

President of GP-TCM Research Association




Qihe Xu, MD, PhD


Co-Director, King’s Centre for Integrative Chinese Medicine

Senior Lecturer in Renal Medicine

Dept. of Renal Sciences, DTIMB & MRC Centre for Transplantation

Admissions Tutor & Organiser of MSc/MRes Projects, Dept. of Pharmacology

Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine

King’s College London

The Rayne Institute

123 Coldharbour Lane

London SE5 9NU

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7848 5108

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7848 0515

E-mail: [email protected]   


Newsletter Co-Editor and Board Member, the GP-TCM Research Association


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