Surrey and Shanghai Jiao Tong partnership on visceral organ sensory research during ageing

Lead Research Organisation: University of Surrey
Department Name: Biochemistry & Physiology

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Description This is a funding scheme to support exchange, visit, workshop and other collaborative activities between UK and Chinese scientists. Many of these activities have been achieved with impact on research, teaching, cutural exchange and engagment with medical professionals. The collaboration has also promoted research activities in understanding bladder function, pain of abdominal organs, as well as biology and physiology of several other organ systems and tissue types through a wider collaborations.
Exploitation Route The partnership and our examples of fruitful collaborations can be followed by many other users. The scientific findings could promote multidisciplinary research in UK, China and other parts of the world.
Sectors Education,Healthcare,Pharmaceuticals and Medical Biotechnology

 
Description This project promoted research and better understanding on bladder disorders, abdominal pain, ageing; collaboration between UK and Chinese scientists as well as scientists in other countries; extension of the research areas to a wider range; it has also promoted collaborations in teaching; enhanced international reputation of UK Universities; generated wider impact involving public health, culture and society.
First Year Of Impact 2012
Sector Education,Healthcare,Pharmaceuticals and Medical Biotechnology
Impact Types Cultural,Societal,Economic

 
Description BBSRC-NIA cofunding
Amount $405,965 (USD)
Funding ID 1R01AG049321-01A1 
Organisation National Institute on Aging 
Sector Public
Country United States
Start 02/2016 
End 11/2020
 
Description NIA CO-FUNDING SCHEME: Nox enzymes in aging bladder dysfunction
Amount £706,844 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/P004695/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 07/2016 
End 07/2019
 
Description Capital Medical University visit and exchange 
Organisation Capital University of Medical Sciences
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Presented our current research activities and new findings and discussed new ideas.
Collaborator Contribution Presented current research projects in our partner's institution, exchange of ideas and protocols. Future collaborations.
Impact Exchange activities, stimulation of current research projects, future meetings and impact on urological research in China
Start Year 2017
 
Description Prof Rong Visit to Surrey Aug 2015 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Department School of Medicine
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I and my team directly interacted with Prof Rong's team and participated in the meeting and discussions.
Collaborator Contribution Prof Rong gave a research seminar to our department and presented his findings on viceral organ pain.
Impact seminars, meetings and discussions on ageing bladder and bowels; mechanisms of visceral organ pain and age-dependent bladder dysfunction.
Start Year 2012
 
Description Professor Rong's first visit to University of Surrey 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Exchange on research activities, holding meetings for bilateral meetings for collaborations, presenting research findings, lab involvement in experimental techniques and equipment, ; Dscussions on undergraduate teaching.
Collaborator Contribution Visit to University of Surrey, giving lectures and bilateral meetings for collaborations, lab involvement in experimental techniques and equipment setup, devices. Also discussions on improving undergraduate teaching.
Impact This has laid down basis for research and teaching collaboration. It is a multidisciplinary collaboration: Neuroscience, Gastroenterology, Cell Physiology, Urology.
Start Year 2012
 
Description Seminar at Shanghai Jiaotong University 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Seminar on intestine pain, molecular mechanisms and role of oestrogen receptors.
Collaborator Contribution Discussion and input and study design on visceral pain and cellular basis.
Impact Exchange of ideas and experimental plans have been made and data analysis made.
Start Year 2017
 
Description Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine Visiting University of Surrey March 2015 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Department School of Medicine
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I and my research team actively promoted the interaction between Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine and suggested larger scale collaboration between the Medical and Health research and teaching programmes of the two universities. We have worked closely with the Director of Foreign Affairs of Shanghai Jiaotong School of Medicine to formulate a practical plan for this visit, involving a delegation of the Deans of Research, Teaching of the Medical School, directors and heads of preclinical schools, clinical schools and affiliated hospitals. At Surrey' site, we have liaised with Professor Johnjoe McFadden - Associate Dean of International Relations to enable this activity.
Collaborator Contribution My collaborator Prof Rong communicated closely with Shanghai's Jiaotong's Medical School and interacted with different sub schools and affiliated hospitals to finally form a representative team for this visit in order to promote wide collaboration in teaching and research in health and clinical science between the two universities.
Impact Prof Vince Emery - Pro Vice-Chancellor for International Relations, Prof David Blackbourn - Head of the School of Biosciences and Medicine, Dr Malcolm von Schantz - Overseas Professional Training Year Coordinator, Dr Annette Kratz - Head Europe and International Mobility, Prof Tom Quinn - Associate Dean of Health and Medical Strategy, Dr Ying Chen - Course Director, MSc Pharmaceutical Medicine with Clinical Pharmacology and MSc Pharmaceutical Medicine, Prof Alasdair Cook - Head of the Department of Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health, Prof Lisa Roberts - Executive Dean of FHMS, Prof Sara Faithfull - Director of Health Sciences Innovation and Enterprise, Mr Simon Bettles - Lead for Simulation Education and the PI of this grant Dr Wu (myself) have participated the activity. This activity has identified a range collaborative opportunities for future long term collaborations between the two faculties/Medical School and two organisations have committed to the long term collaboration.
Start Year 2014
 
Description Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine leaders visit to Surrey 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Prepared and invited the visit; introduced teaching and research at University of Surrey; introduced core research facilities; my team, Pro Vice-Chancellor, (International Relations), Associate Dean, (International Relations), Head of the School of Biosciences and Medicine and Head of the department of Biochemistry and Physiology participated the meeting and discussions.
Collaborator Contribution Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine sent the delegation of medical school leaders to visit University of Surrey to establish a wide collaboration including teaching in addition to research. The delegates presented on research and teaching activities in Shanghai Jiaotong School of Medicine and actively participated the discussion and proposed many new ideas and plans of action.
Impact This visit and the meeting at high level of leaders from both institutions have established long-term and extensive collaboration not only in research but more importantly teaching. Plans for teaching collaborations involve undergraduate, Master programms and PhD programms. The areas are multidiciplineary - chemistry, immunology, microbial sciences, toxicology, pharmacogy and neuroscience. Shanghai will also plan to provide scholarships to fund PhD students to study at University of Surrey. Also both sides plan for joint programms for undergraduates, and Master and PhD students.
Start Year 2014
 
Description Surrey - Capital Medical University Collaboration 
Organisation Capital University of Medical Sciences
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution We have established the collaboration with Capital University of Medical Sciences, as a part of network in UK-China partnership project set up between Surrey and Shanghai Jiaotong, identifed the area of spinal cord injury, bladder dysfunction, neurourology and rehibilitation medicine for collaboration. One internationa workshop was organised with speaker from Capital University
Collaborator Contribution Prof Liao, director Department of Urology and Rehabilitation Research Center, Capital University of Medical Sciences, actively interacted and collaborated and organised several visits and conferences
Impact exchange of ideas and research findings, workshops, meeting, visits and conferences have been achieved.
Start Year 2013
 
Description Surrey Anhui collaboration 
Organisation Anhui Medical University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Visiting, giving seminar and talks, discussion of research projects, research protocols, collaborations, manuscript preparations, supervision, joint grant application
Collaborator Contribution Visiting, exchange of ideas, research collaborations, talks, project discussion, joint grant application, funding part of travel and accomodation for Surrey team, patient samples and experimental models.
Impact This an extension of UK China collaboration from Shanghai to other regions of China, involves several departments in Anhui Medical University, and is multidisciplinary, reseach ranging from laboratory to human subjects, public health, including epithelial and mesenchymal tissue, muscle tissue, skin, heart, kidney, liver systems. This has led to many projects and publications, as well as joint grant applications, effect on public health
Start Year 2012
 
Description Surrey-Temple University Collaboration 
Organisation Temple University
Country United States 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Established the collaboration with PI Prof Ruggieri, identified area of bladder ageing and ROS regulation, initiated the collaborative grant application and formulated the original document.
Collaborator Contribution PI Prof Ruggieri actively collaborated with Surrey and contributed to join discussion and grant application.
Impact This is an internaltional extension of Surrey-Shanghai, UK and China partnering, from the international workshop, to North America, a wider international network. This has led to joint publications and new grant with NIH
Start Year 2013
 
Description Surrey-Xu Zhou Medical University Collaboration 
Organisation Xuzhou Medical University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution We have established this collaboration with Xu Zhou Medical University in China as part of Shanghai/China network, on teaching and research, gave several talks to different departments and groups, active discussions.
Collaborator Contribution The director of graduate school and international exchange and department of Physiology has promoted this collaboration and held several meetings.
Impact plans for research project and teaching collaboration, exchange of postgraduate students and researchers, muiti-disciplinary, cardiovascular, stem cell and physiology, tissue regeneration.
Start Year 2015
 
Description The first BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on bladder overactivity and pain 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Organizing the worshop, leading a team of UK scientists and speakers, inviting Bejing speakers, liaising with participants in other regions in China, giving presentations, covering the cost of travel and accommodation of the UK participants and Beijing speakers.
Collaborator Contribution Organizing and chairing the workshop; providing catering, liaising participants in Shanghai and other regions of China; providing funds for the workshop; giving talks to the workshop. Provision of experimental demonstration of sensory nerve recording.
Impact The first BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on bladder overactivity and pain was held in Shanghai Jiaotong University in October 2012. This workshop was jointly organised by Shanghai Jiaotong University and University of Surrey under the BBSRC International Partnering Scheme to promote exchange and collaborations between scientists from UK and China. Scientists and clinicians from Shanghai, Beijing, East China and South China regions in China and University of Surrey participated in the workshop.The workshop capitalised on the success of the 42nd International Continence Society Annual Meeting held earlier in Beijing and covered the topics of pathophysiology of overactive bladders (OAB), clinical aspects of OAB and current therapies for OAB, the role of urothelium as the novel sensory structure and its pathophysiological implications, application of electro-acupuncture in OAB and afferent control of bladder and electrophysiological techniques. The participants visited the state key laboratory led by Professor Weifang Rong and were very impressed by the full range of the state-of-art facilitates.The Department of Physiology also ran a practical demonstration on afferent nerve recording in the bladder. Targeting urothelium as a novel therapeutic approach and electro-acupuncture were hot topics of the workshop and stimulated extensive discussion among the participants. Further bilateral collaborations between UK and Chinese scientists have been discussed. There was a news report on this workshop. The meeting has promoted the partnership between UK and Chinese scientists and scientific exchange, strengthened research bases in UK and China, enhanced University of Surrey's international reputation, promoted cultural exchange. It also greatly raised the public awareness of bladder problems and pelvic floor organ pain.
Start Year 2012
 
Description The second BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on Bladder Overactivity and Pain 
Organisation Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Country China 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution organizing and chairing the workshop, providing the fund to cover the workshop, travel and/or accommodation cost for external speakers, travel fund for PhD students and young scientists, part of fund for flight for Shanghai delegates, travel for Beijing speaker, giving main speeches, leading the discussions, catering.
Collaborator Contribution A team of senior, intermediate and junior staff members from Shanghai participated in the presentation and discussion of the workshop; part of travel cost and expenses; material contributions to our lab.
Impact The second BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on Bladder Overactivity and Pain was held at the University of Surrey in July 2013. This workshop was jointly organized by the University of Surrey and the Shanghai Jiaotong University under the BBSRC International Partnering Scheme to promote exchange and collaboration between scientists from UK and China. International delegates from China and North America participated in the workshop; the UK participants included scientists and clinicians from Surrey, London, Bristol and Sheffield universities. Many participants were first year PhD students. The workshop built on the first joint workshop held last year in Shanghai and was a great success. The speakers included both scientists and clinicians in various stages of their career. The topics ranged from basic science to clinical practice and covered the urothelium and its implications in overactive bladders (OAB), new insights into the central control of the visceral pain, the social and health impact of OAB, current therapies and trials of new treatments, adolescent urology, new regulators of bladder function and the epigenetic basis of bladder dysfunction. There was active discussion among all the delegates throughout the workshop. The discussion benefited from recent advances in bladder function and sensory control and stimulated close interactions between the basic scientists and the medical professionals. The students were fully engaged in the discussion. The workshop received full support from the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, the School of Bioscience and Medicine and the Department of Biochemistry and Physiology. Further national and international collaborations have been discussed among the scientists and clinicians. Surrey issued a news report on this workshop. This workshop was very well received and had a significant impact on advancing the understanding bladder dysfunction and abdominal pain, generation of interest of these problems among scientists and non-academic professionals, helped young scientists and PhD students, raising the public awareness of these medical problems, strengthening UK research base, establishing a wide collaboration with Chinese scientists and clinicians including Shanghai and other parts of China, extension of international collaborations in US and Canada.
Start Year 2013
 
Description Anhui Medical University delegation visit University of Surrey July 2016 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact July 2016 Anhui Medical University, Prof Zhu the vice president, visited Surrey, met President Prof Lu, , Directors of Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, and School of Biosciences and Medicine, talk about teaching and research collaborations between the two universities.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Anhui, seminar Oct 2018 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact To give a seminar in Anhui Medical University on health and ageing and ageing related diseases. Over 100 students, clinicians, public members of interest, patient carers, public health officers attended and joined the discussion and this generated much interest and ideas for better health care to the elderly.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
 
Description Biomedica Research Facility Opening Presentation 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an open day or visit at my research institution
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact This was the key presentation on the opening of Biomedical Research Facility at University of Surrey site, "Nox enzymes in aging bladder dysfunction", with audience, from the county's various funding bodies, health chiefs, doctors, general public, researchers and administrators. It highlighted the importance of our research on this new facility and previous facility and health implications and has generated intense interest and support from the participants.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
 
Description Prof Rong Shanghai Jiaotong visit Surrey August 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact Profession Weifang Rong visited University of Surrey, met academics in different disciplines in the FHMS, and presented a talk on "The mechanisms of visceral pain".
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Prof Ruggieri visit Surrey Oct 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Study participants or study members
Results and Impact Prof Ruggieri from Temple University visited University of Surrey in Oct 2015, tours all the research facilities and Dr Wu's laboratory, meeting with the team members, discussing the joint research project on ROS and ageing bladder dysfunction to NIH. The grant has been successful.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Seminar Series of School of Biomedical Sciences and Medicine 7th Feb 2018 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact An invited talk by School of Biomedical Sciences and Medicine as keynote speech on "The urothelium as a new sensory structure and regulator of bladder function - the role of Nox enzymes". This is a summary of research activities in recent years from our research group with both scientific significance, and health and social impact, supported research council grant and other funding bodies in UK and overseas. The audience included academics, postdoctoral researchers and PhD students, clinicians, heads of schools, departments and other groups. It sparked many questions and active discussion. The importance of the research and its impact on health aging and chronic diseases was more widely appreciated.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
 
Description Seminar to Anhui Medical University Sept 2005 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact presesented a talk to Anhui Medical University Graduate School on PhD education in UK. Over one hundred postgraduate students, some undergraduate students, PIs and directors and management staff in PGR education from Anhui Medical University attended the seminar. This stimulated great interest, and discussion on PhD education, supervision experience and approaches, students creativity, promoted educational and cultural exchange between the UK and China.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Shanghai Jiaotong School of Medicine Summer School 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Undergraduate students
Results and Impact Summer school run for Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine at University of Surrey, 50 undergraduate students, 6 weeks, a wide range of activities, cultural, educational and research. Greatly enhanced students experience and international reputation of the University of Surrey
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
 
Description Speech to Beijing Rehabilitation Forum and clinical pharmacy 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact PI Dr Wu gave a talk on recent advances in lower urinary tract pharmacology. This stimulated intense interest and discussion among the audience and new thoughts on how to translate this into new management strategies and development of new drugs suited to rehabilitation patients.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Speech to Beijing Rehabilition Medicine Forum & Continence Society, Sept 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact giving the invited speech on the novel function of the urothelium as the novel functional regulator, its significance in understanding bladder pahtologies which cannot be explained by classic physiological pathways and its potential as a tissue-specific target. It generated keen interest and active discussions among the delegates from all kinds of background.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description The First BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop On Bladder Overactivity And Pain 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation keynote/invited speaker
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact The first joint workshop between Shanghai Jiaotong University and University of Surrey on bladder overactivity and pain held in Shanghai over 20 participants from different parts of China (Shanghai, Beijing, East China and South China) Prof Limin Liao is the chairman of ICS in China and is influential in Chinese basic science and clinical practice, and health policies. A variety of topics from basic science and clinical advances were presented and actively dicussed.

This workshop has large impact in China regarding overactive bladders and pain mechanisms in the visceral organs. We have written a news report of this workshop on University of Surrey's website to increase the publicity. One emerging area is the exploitation of electro-acupuncture to treat overactive bladders. Leaflet were circulated in several institutions in Shanghai. A wide collaboration between UK scientists and Chinese scientists and non-academic clinical professionals in Shanghai and othe
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012
 
Description The Shanghai Medical Summer School at University of Surrey 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Undergraduate students
Results and Impact The Shanghai Medical Summer School has hosted over 40 students from Shanghai Medical School spent a very successful 6 weeks with us, improving their English language skills, learning about our culture (including our penchant for cold lunches) and their professional and technical skills. This has promoted University's awareness in China and future exchange of research and teaching between Surrey and Shanghai and more placements for undergraduate students professional year training.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2018
 
Description The article in FASEB Journal on bladder clock regulation has attracted wide media interest 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact The article published in FASEB Journal on bladder clock regulation has attracted wide media interest. Press release and media interviews.
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University of Surrey website:
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Advancing treatment for overactive bladder and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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Clock gene dysregulation may explain overactive bladder

Press release involved many media outlets in UK and worldwide. Well-known sources such as Reuters Health wrote the story about the finding, reaching the general public.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2014
 
Description The second BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on Bladder Overactivity and Pain 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation keynote/invited speaker
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Other audiences
Results and Impact The second BBSRC Surrey-Shanghai Jiaotong Joint Workshop on Bladder Overactivity and Pain was held at the University of Surrey in July 2013. This workshop was jointly organized by the University of Surrey and the Shanghai Jiaotong University under the BBSRC International Partnering Scheme to promote exchange and collaboration between scientists from UK and China. International delegates from China and Noth America participated in the workshop; the UK participants included scientists and clinicians from Surrey, London, Bristol and Sheffield universities. Many participants were first year PhD students.

The workshop built on the first joint workshop held last year in Shanghai and was a great success. The speakers included both scientists and clinicians in various stages of their career. The topics ranged from basic science to clinical practice and covered the urothelium and its implications in overactive bladders (OAB), new insights into the central control of the visceral pain, the social and health impact of OAB, current therapies and trials of new treatments, adolescent urology, new regulators of bladder function and the epigenetic basis of bladder dysfunction. There was active discussion among all the delegates throughout the workshop. The discussion benefited from recent advances in bladder function and sensory control and stimulated close interactions between the basic scientists and the medical professionals. The students were fully engaged in the discussion.

Further national and international collaborations have been discussed among the scientists and clinicians.

There was a news report on this workshop

There was a news report on this workshop. This workshop promoted collaborations between scientists in UK, China and North America; established crosstalk between scientists and medical professionals and collaborations on translational research; raised publicity about bladder diseases and visceral organ pain; stimuated new research directions.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013
 
Description Visit Anhui Medical University, June 2016, seminar 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact Dr Wu visite
Anhui Medical University, met with Prof Qixing Zhu's group, Prof Dongqing Ye's group, and The Director of graduate School, and also gave a seminar: the bladder has its own clock
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Visit Department of Occupational Health and Dermatology Research Anhui Medical University Sept 2005 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact visit and meetings to the department of occupational health and Dermatology Research Laboratory, Ahhui Medical University, talks and seminars, lab visits, discussions, exchange of ideas and research findings, collaborative research projects, participants included postgraduate students, PIs, directors, and clinicians.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012,2015
 
Description Visit Shanghai Jiao Tong Uni School of Medicine Sept 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Study participants or study members
Results and Impact Collaborative visit to Shanghai Jiaotong Uni School of Medicine, meeting with PI Prof Rong, department of physiology members, clinica directors, head of foreign affair of medical school, a total about 20 people. Discussed research collaboration, joint teaching programmes, placement students, exchange of teaching staff between Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at Surrey and School of Medicine at Shanghai Jiaotong University, prepared the ground for the later visit by faculty chief executive, Dean, associate Deans of teaching and Foreign Affairs in November 2015.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Visit Xian Jiaotong University Urology Department 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact held a seminar on regulation of bladder function to urology department, the first University Hospital, Xian Jiaotong University in September 2015, with attendance of audience over 50 people - undergraduate students, PIs and clinicians, directors, and exchange of research on bladder physiology, bladder ageing, bladder diseases and bladder cancer and prostate cancer from both institutions, generated great interest and discussion among the audience; education and supervision of postgraduate students were also discussed.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Visit to Epidemiology and School of Public Health, Anhui Medical University Sept 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Study participants or study members
Results and Impact Visiting the Epidemiology and School of Public Health, Anhui Medical University in Sept 2015, talks and discussions with PIs, academic staff, postgraduate students, heads and directors of the school and the departments, collaborative research projects, and joint grant applications, research design and clinical subjects and disease cases in SLE, ROS as the mechanism, joint publications.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012,2015
 
Description Visit to Frimlye Park Hospital 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact presented a seminar on Physiology of bladder mucosa to urologists and medical directors at Frimley Park Hospital, generated impart of our current research advance to clinical audience and further transplational applications of our findings and also gaining support from the clinicians to patient based studies and clinical samples, with people about 20-30. Intense interestd expressed and active discussions and great support from the clinicians for our patient based studies.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2014
 
Description Visit to Shanghai Jiao-tong and seminar June 2016 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Dr Wu visited Shanghai Jiao-tong University School of Medicine, enagment with Prof Weifang Rong and other teams, Discussion on Serotonin spinal motor neurone growth, project review; Nox enzymes in aging bladder function and collaborations
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Visit to Xu Zhou Medical University Sept 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Visit Xu Zhou Medical University, in Sept 2015, meeting with Vice president, several directors of Teaching, Research, preclinical school, clinical/hospitals, graduate school, Human Resources Department, PIs and academics, and researchers, postgraduate students, exchange in research, teaching and management, several departments, with a total of people 50 - 60, and established collaboration on stem cell research, electrophysiology and PGR exchange plans.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015
 
Description Xu Zhou Medical University visit Surrey Sept 2015 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact A delegation from Xu Zhou Medical University visited Surrey in early Sept 2015, incuding directors and heads of humane sources, department of urology and foreign affair manager, established the link between Surrey and Xu Zhou Medical University as part of Surrey-Shanghai & East China network.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2015