Top Cardiac Surgeon Professor Peter Pohlner Visited Huaxin Hospital for Short-term Academic Exchange
Recently, internationally famous cardiac surgeon, previous Director of Department of Cardiac Surgery at The Prince Charles Hospital in Australia visited Huaxin Hospital for a three-month academic exchange. The Prince Charles Hospital is famous for its cardiovascular specialty in Australia, its medical strength and academic research lead the world. President Qingyu Wu of Beijing Huaxin Hospital studied cardiac surgery there when he was in Australia. Professor Peter Pohlner specializes in cardiac surgery and congenital heart diseases. Professor Pohlner has high reputation in the field of cardiovascular diseases. Professor Peter Pohlner supervised President Qingyu Wu, Professor Mingdi Xiao, Professor Xiaocheng Liu, and some other top cardiac surgeons. Professor Pohlner was the General Chair at 2009Global Congenital Heart Disease and Cardiac Surgery Conference. Professor Pohlner published numerous articles on the publications of the world’s top institute of cardiothoracic surgery. His article of material used in experimental work published on the official journal of The American Association of Thoracic Surgery “The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery”. Now utilized in commercial xenograft valve stent (INTACT porcine Medtronics) (MOSAIC porcine valve Medtronics). Professor Pohlner was the Chairman of Infection Control Committee, The Chairman of Doctor Association of Subspecialties, and Member of Ethics Committee, Trauma Care Committee, Paediatric Ward Management Committee, and Cardiac Surgery Management Committee in The Prince Charles Hospital formerly. Since 1989, Professor Peter Pohlner has been to Beijing, Tianjin, Shandong, Shanghai, Heilongjiang, Fujian, and Anhui for academic exchange and professional education. Professor Pohlner has visited our heart center couples times during the ten years since the establishment of the center. He discussed the complicated cases with President Qingyu Wu and his team, which has played a significant role in the development in the field of cardiac surgery worldwide. During this visit at Huaxin Hospital, Professor Peter Pohlner instructs the clinical practice on teaching rounds, clinical operation demonstration, and training of young doctors with advanced medical concepts to improve the influence of our heart center both at home and abroad.