As one of the budget management units of the National Health and Family Planning Commission (formerly the Ministry of Health) and of Shanghai Red Cross hospitals, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center (FUSCC) is a grade-A tertiary hospital, engaged in clinical practice, medical education, oncological research and cancer prevention. Historically, it can be traced back to Sino-Belgian Radium Institute established on March 1, 1931 as the earliest special hospital of oncology in China.
As of 2015, FUSCC is staffed with 1,851 medical workers, including 218 full and associate professors (52 MD and 75 MS mentors), 473 physicians and surgeons, 793 nurses, and 382 medical technicians. Prof. LIU Taifu holds honorably the title of Academician, American College of Radiology and Honorable Fellow, European Society of Radiology; and Prof. JIANG Guoliang, the title of Academician, American College of Radiology.
In discipline, FUSCC is made up of Department of Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Breast Surgery, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Gastric Cancer and Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Urology, Department of Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Hepatic Surgery, Department of Brain & Spine Surgery, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Medical Oncology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine/Integrative Oncology …