The first chairman unit, vice-chairman units, the secretary general unit and the member units were elected after four rounds of voting.Guangzhou Baiyunshan Pharmaceutical Holdings Co., Ltd. was elected as the chairman unit and Mr. Wu Changhai, the Executive Deputy General Manager, was appointed as the chairman of the first Council.
Zhao Yixin, the Chairman of CAMDI, expressed his hopes for the work of Committee of Chinese Traditional Medical Devices after it was established:
First, he hopes that the Committee can give full play to its functions to build service platforms, integrate industrial resources and get policy support and give play to the service functions of developing the industry, standardize the industry and servicing enterprises.
Second, he hopes that Chinese traditional medical device enterprises can actively made various kinds of cooperation with relevant industries, enterprises and capital, and mainly promote the development and application of products in the fields of old-age care, rehabilitation, physical examination, household devices and others.
Third, he hopes that the communities, governments, media and others will pay attention to and support the innovation and development of Chinese traditional medical devices. Especially, he hopes that government departments at all levels can include the development of Chinese traditional medical devices in the plan on the development of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) as soon as possible, support the TCM services by the use of Chinese traditional medical devices, support technological innovation and enterprise training in Chinese traditional medical devices, and help Chinese traditional medical devices and TCM services go abroad.
The First Forum on Innovative Development in Chinese Traditional Medical Devices was held on the same day. The forum aimed to strengthen the technological innovation in Chinese traditional medical devices, improve the innovation capacity of Chinese traditional medical device industry and promote communication and exchange in Chinese traditional medical device industry. 2018 Report on Development of Chinese Traditional Medical Device Industry in China (hereinafter referred to as the Report) compiled by Committee of Chinese Traditional Medical Devices was formally issued at the conference.
It was introduced that Chinese traditional medical devices have made great progress in theory, R&D, products and other aspects and technical contents, and the technological content and service functions of Chinese traditional medical devices have been improved rapidly with the wide application of information, Internet, AI and other technologies, which would be conducive to better service provision and industrial development.
The representatives from Shanghai Daosh Medical Technology Co., Ltd. said that current development of Chinese traditional medical devices was far from enough in depth and width, and their potential is great. They also thought that families would become a new blue ocean market of Chinese traditional medical devices. The leaders of Daosh hoped that government departments could include the development of Chinese traditional medical devices in the plan for TCM development, support technological innovation and enterprise training in Chinese traditional medical devices and help Chinese traditional medical devices and TCM services go abroad.
Chinese traditional medical devices are an important part of TCM, an important direction for TCM modernization and an important means of TCM service promotion. Chinese traditional medical devices can achieve faster innovation and development in virtue of scenario application, big data and others. At last, Committee of Chinese Traditional Medical Devices has established the strategic partnership with Shanghai Rehabilitation Aids Industrial Park and Zhongdian Cloud Health.