Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese
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The Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese was the first teaching institution in Hong Kong to fully adopt and accept Western medical practices. It was established in 1887 by the London Missionary Society, and was considered a breakthrough in opening up western medical research and development to the Far East. The best known alumni of the college is Sun Yat-sen, Chinese revolutionary, first president and founding father of the Republic of China. The successor to the college is the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong.
- also known as Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese, main campus; Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
- part of China, Hong Kong
- official website: www.hku.hk/facmed
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