Nursing Hubei University of Medicine
Introduced in 1999, the nursing specialty was approved as the Hubei Distinction Major in 2005, and the National Distinction Major in 2009. In 2010 nursing was approved as a distinctive undergraduate major among the colleges and universities of Hubei province. The nursing major was ratified as the important discipline in Hubei Province and program of “Pilot for Comprehensive Major Reform”. The Nursing School consists of three offices; (administrative office, teaching affairs office and students’ affairs office, 4 teaching bases, 1 department of basic courses and 1 nursing skills center for training and teaching.
The Nursing School has 142 full time faculty, including 11 professors and 44 associate professors. Of the Nursing School Staff 19 have junior titles, 68 are intermediate, 55 are professors, 31 have master's degrees and 1 has a doctorate. In the last 5 years the nursing staff have applied for about 20 scientific provincial level research projects. The Nursing School has published 18 textbooks and, 313 thesis in core journals both in China and overseas. The nursing teachers have also participated in compiling 28 textbook sets.