Monday, September 25-Wednesday, September 27, 2017   |   Beijing, China

This year's UMMS-PUHSC Joint Insitute Symposium promises to be milestone, with more than 70 faculty and leaders from the University of Michigan Medical School and other U-M colleges slated to make the trip to Beijing in September for the three-day event.

The schedule will include plenary talks from leaders of both institutions:

- PUHSC President Qimin Zhan, MD
- UMMS Dean and Michigan Medicine CEO Marschall Runge, MD, PhD
- UMMS Executive Vice Dean for Academic Affairs Carol Bradford, MD, MS
- preeminent Peking University and Princeton mathematician Weinan E, PhD

Panel discussions are planned on cancer research and precision medicine infrastructure, plus poster sessions and select Joint Institute project updates, as well individual project team meetings. 

See the schedule overview for the 2017 JI Symposium.

View the current roster of 2017 Symposium attendees and particpants.

A pre-departure meeting for registered UMMS attendees will take place at noon on Wednesday, Sept. 13 in U-M Hospital's Ford Amphitheater. We look forward to seeing everyone in Beijing next month!