In July 1958, in order to speed up the construction of Anhui and change the situation that the people in northern Anhui lack doctors and medicines, the state decided to establish Bengbu Medical College with the aid of the former Shanghai Second Medical College (now Shanghai Jiaotong University Medical College).
The school is now a provincial general higher medical college in Anhui Province. It is one of the first batch of units in the country with the right to grant bachelor’s and master’s degrees, the first batch of national pilot universities for the education and training program of outstanding physicians, the first batch of pilot universities for college students’ innovation and entrepreneurship training program, and the first batch of national pilot universities. Approved as a pilot university for the reform of the postgraduate training model for clinical medicine master's degree, the Ministry of Education's postgraduate exemption university, the first batch of pilot units for the comprehensive reform of colleges and universities in Anhui Province, the academician workstation of Anhui Province and the post-doctoral post-setting unit. It is a doctoral student of Jinan University and Army Military Medical University. Joint training unit. The school is a national innovation and entrepreneurship practice base for college students and a national off-campus practice education base for college students. It is a pilot university for the “5+3” reform of clinical medicine by the Ministry of Education.
The school is located in Bengbu, an important transportation hub city in the Huaihe River Basin. It is close to the Huaihe River for thousands of miles. The campus covers an area of more than 1,760 acres. It is a garden-style unit and a model greening unit in Anhui Province, the first civilized unit of the education system in Anhui Province and the 11th civilized unit in Anhui Province.
The school currently has nearly 6,000 teaching and nursing staff (including directly affiliated hospitals), 140 full-time professors, 360 associate professors, 909 master tutors, 13 doctoral tutors from joint training units, and 289 teachers with doctoral degrees. There are 597 teachers with master’s degrees; there are 1 Changjiang Scholars Distinguished Professor, 55 national outstanding teachers, national model teachers, and provincial teaching teachers, and 15 provincial teaching teams; there are advanced workers in the national health system, provincial academic There are 62 people including technical leaders and reserve candidates, young leaders of the provincial health system, famous doctors from Jianghuai, more than 60 experts who enjoy special allowances from the State Council and the provincial government, and 29 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the National Outstanding Young Scholars as Distinguished Professors. There are 4 directly affiliated hospitals, a number of non-directly affiliated hospitals and a number of teaching hospitals, practice hospitals and practice bases. The four directly affiliated hospitals undertake the task of medical service for more than 40 million people in the Huaihe River Basin and northern Anhui, and the service scope radiates to Jiangsu, Shandong, Henan, Anhui and other regions.
The school adheres to the school-running philosophy of "medicine-oriented, basic-oriented, student-oriented, and quality-oriented", and now has 5 disciplines of medicine, science, engineering, management, and education, 29 undergraduate majors, full-time There are 12,289 undergraduate students and 2,247 postgraduate students (including international students) in the school; there are 7 first-level discipline master's degree authorization points and 7 master's degree authorization categories; clinical medicine disciplines enter the top 1% of the ESI global ranking. The school has 3 national-level first-class undergraduate major construction sites, 1 national-level characteristic major, 1 national-level comprehensive reform pilot major, 1 national-level clinical teaching and training demonstration center, 8 provincial-level first-class undergraduate major construction sites, 10 Provincial characteristic (brand) majors, 11 provincial comprehensive reform pilot majors, 4 national key specialties, 4 provincial key disciplines, 23 provincial key specialties and key cultivation specialties, 2 characteristic specialties, 2 national Phase I clinical research base for new drugs, 1 national scientific research platform "Core Cooperation Unit of National Infectious Disease Clinical Research Center", 3 provincial key laboratories, 3 provincial education department key laboratories, 1 provincial engineering technology Center, 1 provincial key research base of humanities and social sciences, 1 provincial clinical medical research center, 1 peak discipline in Anhui Province, 8 provincial demonstration experimental training centers, 3 provincial virtual simulation experimental teaching centers, 3 A provincial-level talent training model innovation experimental zone.
The school gives full play to the advantages of scientific research talents in colleges and universities, and actively serves the local economic and social development. In recent years, it has undertaken more than 1,000 scientific research projects at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including more than 60 projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China; won nearly 40 awards at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including 2 second prizes of the National Science and Technology Progress Award; authorized There are 106 patents and more than 2,800 papers indexed by SCI, EI and Medline; edited 13 national planning textbooks, participated in the editing of 42 books, published and distributed "Journal of Bengbu Medical College", "Chinese Journal of Anatomy and Clinical Medicine", "Chinese General Practice" Medicine" 3 academic journals. The school actively carries out academic exchange activities at home and abroad, and has successively established cooperative relations with academic institutions and institutions of higher learning in the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Australia, South Korea and other countries, as well as Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions.