An exchange event of national moral models and “Good Doctors and Good Nurses in China” was held on December 27, 2019 at the First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University. The event was jointly organized by the Office of the Central Steering Committee for the Construction of Spiritual Civilization and the National Health Commission. The December list of “Good Doctors and Good Nurses in China” was released at the event. Prof. Cui Liying from the Department of Neurology of PUMCH was on the list.
“With great devotion to research into amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), she has been trying her best to make every flower of life blossom.” The simple complimentary words in the speech of the award have demonstrated Prof. Cui Liying’s care and love to patients in the decades of her career. She has devoted herself to clinical work and to the development of the discipline. Under her leadership, the Department of Neurology has reached internationally advanced level in the diagnosis and treatment of complicated neurological diseases, laying a solid foundation for the long-term development of the discipline.
Through publicity efforts on the Internet platforms, the event has disseminated the stories of good doctors and good nurses, encouraged other medical staff to improve medical ethics and the entire society to respect medical staff, and produced extensive social impact.