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Family Medicine and Community Health joins ScienceOpen

Family Medicine and Community Health (FMCH) joins ScienceOpen We are delighted to announce that Family Medicine and Community Health (FMCH) is now included in Science Open. ScienceOpen is a freely accessible search and discovery platform that puts open access research in context. Data available on research articles are analysed, and used to link articles via authors, citations, keywords, […]

Professor Wei Wang Appointed Pro-Vice-Chancellor (China) at Edith Cowan University (ECU)

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We are delighted to announce that Professor Wei Wang, Editor-in-Chief, FMCH, has been appointed as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (China) at Edith Cowan University (ECU). Professor Wang will play a key role in building and consolidating successful collaborations with high profile research and academic partners in China. The role will establish new academic relationships, and pathways, and will […]

News Release FMCH Volume 4, Issue 4

FMCH Volume 4 Issue 4

Family Medicine and Community Health (FMCH) Journal Volume 4, Issue 4 FMCH publishes the Winter 2016 issue includes three original research articles, two review articles, a commentary article, a narrative analysis article and two China Focus articles addressing various topics in family medicine in both China and internationally. The first featured article in this issue is an […]

China-Netherlands Cooperation Project Initiation Conference

China-Netherlands Cooperation Project Initiation Conference

China-Netherlands Cooperation Project Initiation Conference was held on November 29-30, 2016 in Capital Medical University, Beijing, China. The conference mainly focused on the proposal of the collaborative carrying out of an EU research project HCO-07 – European Commission Horizon 2020 (http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/) focusing on chronic disease and health intervention both in Europe and China. Team members […]

FMCH Editor-in-Chief Dr Wei Wang elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology

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FMCH Editor-in-Chief Dr Wei Wang has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology in early October 2016. The Royal Society of Biology is a single unified voice for biology: advising Government and influencing policy; advancing education and professional development; supporting members, and engaging and encouraging public interest in the life sciences. Fellows of the Royal Society of […]

First General Practice Forum held at the GW-ICC Beijing

First General Practice Forum held at the GW-ICC

First General Practice Forum held at the GW-ICC Beijing, China, Thursday, 13th October, 2016October 20, 2016 The First General Practice Forum was held at the 27th Great Wall International Congress of Cardiology (GW-ICC) in Beijng, China on Thursday, October 13th 2016. Jointly organized by Cross-Straits Medicine Exchange Association Commission of General Practice, Beijing First Hospital of […]

Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM)

Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM)

We are delighted to announce that Family Medicine and Community Health is now indexed by Western Pacific Region Medicus (WPRIM) (http://www.wprim.org/). The Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM) is a project of the WHO Western Pacific Regional Office. WPRIM is a service that indexes medical and health journals published in Member States of the WHO Western Pacific Region. WPRIM is […]

U.S.–China Symposium on Family Medicine and Community Health

President Han of the Chinese General Practice Press (founding organisation of the journal, Family Medicine and Community Health) attending the symposium; seen here with organiser Kenneth Kushner and Xueping Du, editorial board members of Family Medicine and Community Health.

The U.S.–China Symposium on Family Medicine and Community Health was held in Madison, Wisconsin, USA August 11-14, 2016. The symposium was directed by Kenneth Kushner, editorial board member of the journal of Family Medicine and Community Health (FMCH). There were three main goals of the symposium. The first was to learn about advances in the […]

Global Reach of Primary Care and Community Health Services

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The July 2016 issue focuses on the global reach of primary care and community health services and was co-edited by Dr David Zuckus. In this issue, eight articles address this topic by reporting research on child health (Australia, Bangladesh, Botswana, Cambodia, China, Ethiopia, Hong Kong, India, Kenya, Malawi, Mongolia, Myanmar, Sierra Leone, the Seychelles, the […]