Department of Endocrinology
The endocrinology department of the Second Hospital of Jilin University, founded in 1995, has been focusing on clinical research in the leadership of senior experts and has developed to a leader position in the field of endocrinology in the whole Jilin Province. The endocrinology department has become the key laboratory of diabetes and its complications of Jilin Provincial Health Department, the key subject of Changchun City in the Twelfth Five-year Program, the training base of the continuous education of Jilin Province, and has set up a series of therapy bases including the exemplary therapy base of diabetes of Chinese Medical Association, the intensive therapy center of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion(CSII)of Jilin University, the educating and training center on diabetes of Jilin University and the cooperation base on diabetes of America-Asia. It is authenticated by the China Food and Drug Administration as the experimental organization of clinical drugs of endocrinology and is the therapy base of osteoporosis in the Quality Long March of Health Department.
The department has set up two therapy zones--Ziqiang and Yatai. Yatai therapy zone provides 44 hospital beds and has employed one professor, two associate professors, two post-doctors and four doctors. They have made great achievements in the fields of Clinical Study of Intensive Insulin Pump in the Treatment of Early Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients, Intensive therapy with insulin pump and GLP-1 agonist in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, Study on the pathogenesis of proinflammatory and oxidative stress in diabetic nephropathy, Study on the effects of c-Maf on the development of pancreatic β-cell and its molecular mechanism, Study on Detection of Susceptibility Genes in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus by Fluorescence - coded Microsphere Labeling Technique, Treatment of Non - drug Stress Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Patients with “three high”, Study on correlation between CD40 gene polymorphism and Graves disease treatment, Study on the relationship between schizophrenia and type 2 diabetes mellitus and etc.. In the recent 5 years, the department as the main research director has reached one project in the general program of National Natural Science Foundation of China, one project in the scientific research of Jilin Province Development and Reform Commission, two projects in natural science foundation of Science and Technology Development Plan of Jilin Province, one project in international cooperation of Science and Technology Development Plan of Jilin Province, one project in science and technology in the Thirteenth Five-year Program of Jilin Province and one project in the foundation of distinguished youth of Science and Technology Development of Jilin Province, and has published 6 books as the chief compiler and about 50 theses, 10 of which were published in SCI.