Social and Voluntary Work
Among all the medical facilities in mainland China, East Hospital is the first to start voluntary and social services in the community. Every year, hundreds of people, including the recovered patients, come to the hospital to do various kinds of services to the patients voluntarily.
The Volunteers Medical Service Team and the "Association of Future Medical Experts" that mainly consist of medical students are active in communities, hospitals and schools. They have initiated many voluntary activities like marrow donation, Love to young leukaemia patient, voluntary teaching of children of farmer-workers, blood donation,"Youth League Health Express" service, etc. and have been awarded the honors of "Shanghai New Long March Commando" and "Star league".