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Faculty traveling to China are encouraged to notify Gateway director Phoebe You of their impending visit. The staff at the Shanghai office can help by facilitating focused networking, targeted recruitment and support for scholarly work abroad. The Gateways can also help identify accommodations and provide recommendations and general wayfinding. 

group pictureAfter a year of planning, the 2017 U.S.-China Evidence-Based Practice Immersion Program launched December 4-8 at Shanghai Tenth People’s Hospital. Forty six nurses from over 20 hospitals and universities in China participated in the program.

Evidence-based nursing or EBN is an approach to making quality decisions and providing nursing care based upon personal clinical expertise in combination with the most current, relevant research available on the topic.

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Best in Show - "Beneath The Glacier" by Steven HirschThe 2017 International Photography Exhibition on display in the Great Hall of the Ohio Union features 40 original photographs taken overseas in 26 different countries by 35 Ohio State students, staff, faculty and alumni. The exhibition features a wonderful selection of photographs taken in Austria, Cameroon, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Egypt, England, Faroe Islands, France, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Iceland, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mongolia, Nepal, Paraguay, South Africa, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Ukraine and Vietnam.

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21510627890 .picRoman Skoracki, division chief of reconstructive oncological plastic surgery and professor of plastic surgery at the Ohio State Department of Plastic Surgery, and Ronnie Campo, associate executive director of destination medicine of the James Cancer Hospital, traveled to China from October 24-29. They visited Zhejiang University-affiliated Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital in Hangzhou. Skoracki spoke about  management strategies for postoperative lymphedema in patients with breast cancer at the 12th Annual International Academic Week at Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital. Campo visited Hangzhou Normal University and introduced the Ohio State cancer program. During their visit in Shanghai, Skoracki performed a surgery demonstration at Fudan Cancer Hospital, and gave lectures on the surgical treatment of lymphedema at Fudan Cancer Hospital and Zhongshan Hospital. They also explored the potential for faculty  exchanges, collaborative seminars and international conferences with hospital partners.