PRLog - Oct. 20, 2011 - Shanghai, China - WA Regenerative Medicine signed a milestone agreement today with University of Southern California (USC). Mitchell R. Creem, CEO of USC University Hospital and Shu Li, PhD, Chairman of WA Optimum Health Care ratified the agreement that aims at applying breakthrough medicine to help improve the lives of people in the Greater China Region and internationally.
WA & USC Directors at WA Center, Shanghai
The Doctors of USC are recognized internationally as leaders in innovative clinical care, research and education of future physicians. They are more than 500 physicians who are faculty members of the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
Some special features of USC include:
Urology: The USC Urology Institute is highly reputable, treating a wide variety of urologic conditions, including incontinence, sexual dysfunction, and departments for pediatrics and advanced robotic surgery. They specialize in the most advanced treatments for urologic cancers.
Cancer: The Doctors of USC are dedicated to the prevention, treatment and study of cancer. As part of an academic medical center, they treat some of the most complex cases, specializing in:
• Lung cancer
• Genitourinary cancer (prostate, bladder, testicular, kidney)
• Skin cancer
• Colorectal cancer
• Breast cancer
• Hematologic cancer (such as leukemia)
WA & USC: WA is proud to welcome USC with its technology and medical expertise to patients in China, providing access to a large team of doctors skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of serious chronic diseases. Soon WA and USC will be able to conduct e-Health consultations and HD video consultations between patient and doctor across the continents.
A Milestone for China: As home to the world’s largest population, China bears the largest health burden, with chronic disease and cancer accounting for 63% of deaths in the nation. States WA’s Dr Shu Li “The world-class expertise of the doctors of USC and WA can go far in helping to improve the quality of life for many in China.”
About WA: Established in 1990, WA Regenerative Medicine brings together the world’s leading medical doctors, professors and scientists in the fields of family care, regenerative medicine, sports medicine, anti-aging therapies and aesthetic medicine. The WA team of board-certified physicians comes from China, USA, Switzerland and Korea and are graduates and lecturers of the world’s leading academic institutions such as Harvard, Stanford, Fudan, Cambridge and Oxford universities. The WA Stem Cell Technologies laboratories and the WA Hope Healthcare Foundation are based in the Life Science & Technology Park of Wuxi and Ju-Ke Biotechnology Park in Shanghai. The WA mission is to improve lives, build trust and inspire hope.
About USC: USC University Hospital is a private, 411-bed acute care hospital staffed by The Doctors of USC, who are also faculty at the renowned Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. Advancing the front lines of patient care and biomedical research, Keck School of Medicine faculty members direct patient care at four partner hospitals and 15 affiliated hospitals, offering university-level surgical and medical services to over 1 million patients annually. Through research and innovation, Keck physicians help advance the treatment of disease and the paths to health.
Mitch Creem, CEO, USC University Hospital and USC Norris Cancer Hospital: With 25 years of management experience, Creem has influenced all aspects of the healthcare industry, including hospital, research and faculty group practice management. Before joining USC, Creem served as the associate vice chancellor and chief financial officer for the UCLA Medical Sciences
Dr Shu Li, PhD, Chairman, WA Regenerative Medicine: Dr. Shu Li is the founder and chairman of WA Regenerative Medicine Ltd, WA Stem Cell Technologies Ltd, SHU PING Investments, SHU Investments, YoungBodyMind.com, PingClinic, Inc., and a member of the Board of Directors of 3DiJoy Corporation.
Dr. Li has been active in the field of regenerative medicine for over 19 years, being the co-founder of Laguna Beach based regenerative medicine clinic, PingClinic and web portal YoungBodyMind.com. He is also the holder of US patent, Negative Gravity Therapeutic Methods, an anti-aging invention, and the co-author of three books in regenerative medicine.
Visit http://www.waohc.com for details
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WA Regenerative Medicinebrings together the world’s latest technology with industry-leading physicians to provide the highest standard of integrated health care solutions in Greater China, to slow the aging process and fight disease.