Ms. Hong Jiang, a representee for the Changchun University of Chinese Medicine (CCUCM), China visited Professor Lakshman Dissanayake , Vice chancellor of University of Colombo on 3rd May 2017.

The purpose of the visit was to explore the possible academic collaborations between the two universities in the area of Indigenous Medicine.

Professor Lakshman Dissanayake expressed his sincere willingness to collaborate with CCUCM.

Dr. S.D. Hapuarchchi, Director, Institute of Indigenous Medicine (IIM) and Dr. Kokila Konasinghe, Director, International Office, University of Colombo accompanied the Vice Chancellor at the meeting.

This will open up enormous opportunities for both Faculty and Students of Institute of Indigenous Medicine