School of Health Policy & Management

The School of Health Policy and Managementwas named after the Jiangsu College of Health Policy and Management, thepredecessor to Nanjing Medical University until 1934. The college was theearliest institution of higher learning to offer courses in Health Management, Health CareManagement, Health Education & Medicine, and was set up when theJiangsu Medical Management College was built in 1934. The School wasestablished in July 2002, merging the Department of Social Sciences and theDepartment of Public Administration. The School now boasts 50 faculties,including 13 professors and 16 associate professors, along with 3 disciplineleaders and 21 doctors (including candidates). The school offers three university-levelkey disciplines, includingSocial Medicine & Health Administration, Ideological & PoliticalEducation, and Humanitarian Medicine.

Departments and Centers List

Department

Discipline

Department of Public Administration

Health Service Management

Hospital Management

Ethics & Medical History

Health Economics

Theory of Health Law

Applied Psychology

Department of Social Sciences

Chinese Modern History

Chinese Politics

Ideological Cultivation & Law

Art Education

Research Centres

Research Centre for Health Policy

Centre for Collaborative Innovation in Humanitarian Medicine

Research and Education Centre for Psychological Health

Research Centre for Mental Health Education

Research Centre for Bioethics & Applied Law

Centre for Doctor-Patient Communication Studies

Jiangsu Centre for New Rural Cooperative Medical System


The School is adistinctive educationalinstitution. Health Management, for instance, has been selected as a featureddiscipline in Jiangsu province. The School was the earliest in Jiangsu to enrollundergraduate and graduate students in Health Management, in 1997 and 2002respectively. The school has further gained richexperience in developing professional andmedical talent.

Programs List

Bachelor's

Major

Years

Degree

Public Administration

Health Service Management

4

Bachelor of Management

Public Administration (Health Law)

6

Bachelor of Management

Pharmaceutical Trade & Management

4

Bachelor of Management

Master's

Major

Years

Degree

Public Administration

Health Service Research

3

Master of Management

Health System & Policy Evaluation

3

Master of Management

Health Policy & Regulations

3

Master of Management

Health Economics Research

3

Master of Management

Health & Social Care Studies

3

Master of Management

Hospital Management Research

3

Master of Management

Ideological & Political Education

Ideological & Political Education & management

3

Master of Law

Ideological & Political Education Innovation and Development Research

3

Master of Law

School Mental Health Education Research

3

Master of Law

Medical Humanities Quality Education Research

3

Master of Law

Doctoral

Major

Years

Degree

Medical Humanities

Medicine & Philosophy

3

Doctor of Medical Sciences

Health Law & Bioethics

3

Doctor of Medical Sciences

Doctor-Patient Communication

3

Doctor of Medical Sciences

Health Management & Policy Research

3

Doctor of Medical Sciences

Social Medicine & Health Education*

Health Policy & Health Services

3

Doctor of Medical Sciences

Note: * In cooperation with the School of Public Health