The First International Students’ Debate on Medical Ethics took place on the 21st April ,2017 at Students’ Club of Xuzhou Medical University. The event began at 6:40 pm.
In attendance were dean of School of International Education ,Ms. Sun Hong, vice dean Ms. Zhu Chunmei, teachers and students.
The topics for debate were ‘use of marijuana as a drug’, ‘legalization of euthanasia ‘and ‘ban on abortion’. The controvercial topics aroused enthusiasm among international students and the debate was heated and informative.
There were 4 teams (green, blue, red and yellow) and each team had 4 members. After 3 rounds, team yellow emerged as the winner. Members of Team Yellow were Manuella Oteng from 2016 batch, Mweemba from 2015 batch, Mazhabin Tabassum from 2014 batch and Seema Nuzhat from 2012 batch.
This event is a very good opportunity for students to develop their organizing ability, the ability to express themselves and the spirit of teamwork and cooperation and it also provides an excellent platform for the students to exchange their views .