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HKBU School of Chinese Medicine to introduce territory’s first “Chinese Medical Formulae Images Database” on Thursday

浸大推出全港首個「中藥方劑圖像數據庫」供大眾免費查閱 負責人後天分享項目特色

The School of Chinese Medicine (SCM) of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) recently launched the territory’s first “Chinese Medical Formulae Images Database” in collaboration with the University Library. The database documents 182 Chinese medical formulae commonly used in Chinese medical practice and presents their images and detailed descriptions, including compositions, processing forms, functions, indications, usage, pathogenesis, applications, related medical formulae and origins. The database hosted on the SCM website enables the public to gain access to and learn more about Chinese medical formulae.
 
Supported by Fong’s Family Foundation, this database is the latest addition to the University’s “Chinese Medicine Digital Project”, which consists of three other databases, namely the Chinese Medicinal Material Images Database, Medicinal Plant Images Database, and Phytochemical Images Database, and serves the purpose of popularising and contributing to the internationalisation of Chinese medicine. 
  
Professor Chen Hubiao, coordinator of the digital project and Professor of the Teaching and Research Division, SCM, together with staff of the University Library, will introduce the special features and importance of the project at a sharing session to be held on Thursday. Details are as follows:
 
Date: 12 April 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 11 am
Venue: SCM 809, 8/F, Jockey Club School of Chinese Medicine Building
           Hong Kong Baptist University
           7 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong
Attendees:
•Professor Chen Hubiao, Professor of the Teaching and Research Division, School of Chinese Medicine, HKBU
•Mr Li Yiu-on, Senior Assistant Librarian, Systems Section, HKBU Library
•Ms Lisa Song, Senior Assistant Librarian/Head of Chinese Medicine Library, HKBU
 
You are welcome to send reporters/photographers to cover the above event. For media enquiries, please contact Jasmine Lau of HKBU Communication and Public Relations Office (3411 7828).
 
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香港浸會大學中醫藥學院最近與大學圖書館合作推出全港首個「中藥方劑圖像數據庫」,收錄了常用方劑182款,以圖文並茂的方式介紹方劑的分類、組成、劑型、功用、主治、用法、病機、運用、附方和出處等,讓公眾人士免費於網上查閱,自行學習各種中藥方劑的知識和使用方法。
 
此項獲方潤華基金支持的「中藥方劑圖像數據庫」有助進一步推動中醫中藥的普及和國際化。此數據庫是浸大「中醫藥數字化項目」的重要組成部分,與項目轄下的「中藥材圖像數據庫」、「藥用植物圖像數據庫」和「中草藥化學圖像數據庫」互相連結。
 
浸大中醫藥學院將於後天舉行分享會,由負責統籌開拓數據庫項目的中醫藥學院教學科研部陳虎彪教授聯同大學圖書館職員,介紹開發數據庫計劃的特色和成效。分享會詳情如下:
 
日期:2018年4月12日(星期四)
時間:上午11時
地點:九龍塘浸會大學道7號
          香港浸會大學賽馬會中醫藥學院大樓8樓809室
出席者:
•浸大中醫藥學院教學科研部陳虎彪教授
•浸大圖書館高級助理館長李耀安先生
•浸大圖書館高級助理館長 / 中醫藥圖書館主任宋麗女士
 
歡迎 貴機構派員訪攝上述活動。傳媒查詢:浸會大學傳訊公關處劉子瑩 (3411 7828)。
 
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Press Contacts 傳媒聯絡:

Jasmine Lau

Communication and Public Relations Office

3411 7828

劉子瑩

傳訊公關處

3411 7828