The hospital has a complete structure, which includes 46 clinical departments, 17 research divisions, one testing laboratory, 15 class-two discipline doctor’s degree accreditation programs (internal medicine, surgery, oncology, clinical laboratory diagnostics, etc., among them 11 class-two disciplines with right of enrolling doctoral students), 19 clinical medicine class-two discipline master’s degree accreditation programs, and one nursing science class-one discipline master’s degree accreditation program.
The hospital also has several research platforms, including the National Drug Clinical Test Base, the Digestive Endoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment Training Base of the Ministry of Health, Hubei Tumor Biological Behavior Key Laboratory, Hubei Intestinal Disease Key Laboratory, Hubei Transplantation Medicine Key Laboratory, Traditional Medicine Endocrine Class-three Laboratory of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and the Cerebrovascular Disease and Cognitive Impairment Class-two Laboratory of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Oncology is a key discipline of the “985 Plan” and “211 Project”; urology, oncology, intensive care, and clinical care are national key clinical disciplines; oncology, internal medicine, surgery, and clinical laboratory diagnostics are key disciplines of Hubei.
The hospital has established partnerships with medical schools or hospitals of the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Canada, Australia, the Netherlands, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, and has maintained frequent communications with University of Nancy, University of Lille, University of Lyon, Toulouse 3, etc.
The target of ZNWU is to become one of the best research-oriented comprehensive teaching hospitals in the world.