The Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences was established in 1956. The Peking Union Medical College was established in 1917. The Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and the Peking Union Medical College have implemented a unified management system since 1957. As the highest medical research institution and the highest medical education institution in my country, since its establishment, the college has always taken the responsibility of leading the development of medical science and technology education in our country and maintaining the health of the people, and has made important contributions to the development of my country's medical health care.
Since the establishment of the college, the Peking Union Medical College has pioneered the eight-year clinical medical education, advanced nursing education, resident training system and the earliest public health practice in China, and has achieved "Beijing Ape Man Discovery", "Protein Denaturation Theory", "Single A series of important achievements such as ephedrine extraction” and “Kala fever research”; the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences has developed a series of polio vaccines and its application in the planned immunization of Chinese children, nationwide control and basically eliminate leprosy, and eradicate chorionic epithelial cancer Creation and promotion of chemotherapy, research on comprehensive prevention and treatment of esophageal cancer, clinical treatment system for refractory cardiovascular disease, creation of natural medicines such as butylphthalide and bicyclol, development and industrialization of artificial musk, the first domestic AIDS patient discovery and It has made creative contributions to the prevention and treatment system of emerging epidemic infectious diseases, the establishment of Chinese medical cytogenetics and disease gene research, and the first application of theoretical basis and technical promotion of autologous stem cells. The college has produced 52 academicians including Zhang Xiaoqian, Zhang Xijun, Zhong Huilan, Lin Qiaozhi, Huang Jiasi, etc. for the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Academy of Military Medical Sciences, PLA General Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing Hospital, China The establishment of many important domestic medical institutions such as Japan Hospital and Beijing Anzhen Hospital provided talents and technical support.