International students Participate in the Fourth Herbal Paste Festival held by Traditional Chinese Medical Hospital

On November 21, the Fourth Herbal Paste Festival was held by Traditional Chinese Medical Hospital. Fan Zhijian, Dean of College of International Exchange attended the opening ceremony and international student representatives from our college participated in the event.

As the Chinese medicine culture experience base for international students of Shandong University of Science and Technology, Traditional Chinese Medical Hospital of Huangdao District gives full play to its advantages of Chinese medicine characteristics and provides students with a series of immersive interactive experience. With the guidance of medical staff, international students observed and experienced traditional Chinese medicine treatments such as acupuncture, cupping and ear acupoint bean-pressing, tasted the herbal paste decocted on site, and made Chinese herbal sachets by themselves.

This event aims at further promoting traditional Chinese medicine and globalization of Chinese medicine culture. Obed, a student from Rwanda, said, "During the event, we personally experienced the TCM methods and deeply felt the charm of TCM culture. Such an event is very meaningful."