Ms Florence Hui (fifth from right), President Roland Chin (fourth from right), Dr Daniel Tse (fifth from left), Ms Katie Chan (fourth from left), Professor Zhao Zhongzhen (third from left) and guests officiate at the premiere event


許曉暉女士(右五)、錢大康校長(右四)、謝志偉博士(左五)、陳復生校友(左四)、趙中振教授(左三)與嘉賓一起主持首播試映儀式

Date: 10 May 2017 (Wednesday)

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Chinese medicine TV series to be broadcast from this month

中醫藥學院合作電視節目《世說本草》本月起播放

To expand the “Compendium of Materia Medica” Cultural Project, the School of Chinese Medicine and the Art Concept Culture Institute jointly present “The Chinese Materia Medica for us All” TV series. The series uses a popular style to promote the culture of Chinese medicine and disseminates knowledge about high quality herbal medicines to the public. Starting on 29 May, the 120-episode TV series, with each episode two minutes long, will be aired on TVB J5 channel every weekday at 8:30 pm.

A premiere event was held on 8 May, officiated by Under Secretary for Home Affairs Ms Florence Hui, President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Roland Chin, Emeritus President Dr Daniel Tse, Dean of the School of Chinese Medicine Professor Lyu Aiping, Associate Dean Professor Zhao Zhongzhen, Honorary President of the Art Concept Culture Institute and alumna Ms Katie Chan, HKBU Century Club President Mr Kent Tsui, Director of the Jao Tsung-I Academy of Sinology Professor Chen Zhi, Chairman of Pecan Foundation Limited Dr Justin Chiu, and former President of HKBU Century Club Ms Mariana Tsang.

Professor Zhao Zhongzhen is the consultant for the programme and will jointly host it with the executive producer Ms Katie Chan. Professor Zhao will discuss contemporary topics related to the origins, natural resources, description, quality, clinical indications, and other aspects of Chinese herbal medicines. To promote Chinese Medicine culture, books and visual materials will be produced based on the TV programme and donated to higher education institutions, primary and secondary schools.

為致力推動本草文化工程,中醫藥學院與超藝理想文化學會合作拍攝《世說本草》節目,以生動有趣的方式向公眾介紹中醫藥。該節目將於5月29日於香港無線電視J5台首播,共120集,每集兩分鐘,逢週一至週五晚上8:30黃金時段播放。

首播試映會於5月8日舉行,主禮嘉賓包括民政事務局副局長許曉暉女士、校長錢大康教授、榮休校長謝志偉博士、中醫藥學院院長呂愛平教授、副院長趙中振教授、浸大校友兼超藝理想文化學會榮譽會長陳復生女士、浸大尚志會會長徐國榆先生、饒宗頤國學院院長陳致教授、眾富基金會主席趙國雄博士及浸大尚志會前會長曾惠珍女士。

節目由陳復生校友監製,趙中振教授擔任顧問及共同主持,講解中醫藥的所說、所見、所聞,涵蓋中藥的品種、名稱由來、用途等。該書內容將輯錄成書和影碟作全球發行,並會送給全港各大、中、小學,共同傳承中醫藥文化。