April 21, 2006
As one of only three stops during his historic trip to the United States, President Hu Jintao visited Yale University.
May 15, 2006
Yale President Levin led a delegation of 100 Yale students, faculty and administrators in China at the invitation of President Hu Jintao of China. President Hu made the invitation in April 2006, when he visited the Yale campus to deliver a major address.
July 8, 2008
The Yale School of Music and Beijing’s Central Conservatory of Music hosted “Musicathalon: A Cultural Prelude to the Olympics,” a series of concerts, lectures, and master classes. The festival calls for each of the conservatories to present a series of programs in various venues in Beijing Central Conservatory of Music as well as the Forbidden City Concert Hall and the dazzling titanium- and glass-clad National Center for the Performing Arts.
March 19, 2014
Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Yale University established a joint research center in Shanghai that will focus on so-called translational medicine to benefit human health. Translational medicine (or science) is a rapidly growing discipline in the biomedical and public health fields. It aims to expedite the discovery of new diagnostic tools and treatments by using a multidisciplinary, highly collaborative, "bench-to-bedside" approach. It also deals with personalized medicine — medical solutions based on patient-specific conditions.