The Third Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University is in the National Airport Economic Demonstration Zone. The hospital occupies a prime location in the Yubei District, and is close to an international airport with multiple highways, subway lines and transportation hubs nearby. The hospital covers an area of nearly 200 acres, with 1,350 beds, 20 laminar flow operating rooms, 40 central ICU beds, and 130 hemodialysis beds. As a regional medical center, it provides medical services for more than 1.8 million people from Chongqing and neighboring cities.
It provides medical treatment, teaching, scientific research, preventive health care and rehabilitation. There are nearly 40 clinical medical technology departments and 60 specialist outpatient clinics. Currently, the hospital has more than 1,200 professional and technical staff.
As a touch point for the doctoral/master’s degree authorization and postdoctoral research mobile station of Chongqing Medical University, the hospital currently is staffed with nearly 70 doctoral/master supervisors. It has enrolled more than 100 postgraduate students, recruited 7 postdoctoral researchers to the station to take part in various research, and accepted more than 400 interns of various disciplines.
In the past 4 years, the hospital has engaged in nearly 100 scientific research topics at all levels, received a total funding of more than 10 million yuan, and published more than 60 SCI papers. The hospital operates a clinical research center with an area of 1,000 square meters, which serves as a platform to effectively meet the research and experimentation needs of postgraduates and has set in motion the momentum for the coordinated development of medical education and research.