On July 6th, 2017, Business Consul Simon Mellon from the Consulate General of the United Kingdom, Guangzhou, and Ms. Peng Yi, director of the health care industry in South China, paid a return visit to Hunan Children’s Hospital in response to President Tan Lihong’s visit to Britain in this May.
Accompanied by Deputy President Zhu Lihui, Mr. Simon Mellon and Ms. Peng Yi visited the emergency department, ICU, vasculocardiology department, cardiothoracic surgery and many other departments of our hospital. In the symposium later, President Tan Lihong expressed warm welcome to Mr.Simon Mellon and Ms. Peng Yi. He said Liverpool Children's Hospital and Ormond Street Children's Hospital was one of the world's first-class children's hospital. Both from the perspective of management and professional development, there are many aspects worthy of reference and learning. He is looking forward to enhancing mutual exchange of personnel, strengthening personnel training, and carrying out more clinical research cooperation.
Mr. Simon Mellon said he was very glad to create more opportunities and provide more convenience for mutual cooperation. This visit to Hunan Children’s Hospital during the UK-Hunan Week has been planned for a long time. Through field investigation, he recognized that Hunan Children’s Hospital was a hospital featured by international horizons, high starting point and high standard. He believed that as the mutual cooperation deepened, Hunan Children’s Hospital would certainly make new achievements and be stronger in the international stage.