A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service
A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service

China recognises scientists and medical experts on front line of coronavirus pandemic

  • Awards for innovation will be given to teams who treated patients in the initial epicentre of Wuhan and scientists on the ground
  • Observers see it as a way to boost morale and support for Communist Party, as Beijing seeks to ‘show the world it can bring a solution to the crisis’

Topic |   China science
A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service
A Guangzhou Medical University team led by respiratory specialist Zhong Nanshan is among those who will receive the National Award for Excellence in Innovation. Photo: China News Service
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