I think many person had heard that who is Fang Tingyu.
Fang Tingyu , senior professor in English, born in 1935 in Shanghai, graduated from the Beijing University of Foreign Studies in 1957, visiting scholar at the Harvard University from 1984-85, former director of the Foreign Languages Faculty, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, member of the 9th and 10th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Vice-chairman of the Harvard Beijing Club, at present, enjoying government special allowance, director of the International Communication and Research Center for Chinese Medicine, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, chief adviser of the Translation Committee, China Association of Chinese Medicine, Vice-president of the Translation Committee , World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies, adviser of the Editorial Board of the Overseas Students Bilingual Chinese Medicine Textbooks， Public Health Ministry， engaged in medical English teaching (both Western and Chinese medicine) for Ph.D. students and research on translation theory of Chinese medicine.
Publications: A Grammatical Dictionary of English Words, Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, 1984, Essential Book of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Columbia University Press , 1988 , Plum Blossom Needle, 1983, People’s Health Publishing House, Outline of Acupuncture, Foreign Language Press, 1994, Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine, New World Press, 1989, Caner=Death?, New World Press, 1997, Chinese Yuanbao Qigong, New World Press, 1998, Chinese Tuina Therapy, Foreign Languages Press, 1994, New Dictionary of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chinese Medical Science Press, 2003, 21st Century College Textbook of Chinese Medicine, Shanghai Foreign Languages Press, 2005, Chinese Pharmacopeia (Medicinal herbs, English edition), People’s Health Publishing House, 2005, Scalp Acupuncture Therapy, People’s Health Publishing House, 2007, Diagnostics of Traditional Chinese Medicine , People’s Health Publishing House, 2007, Dermal Needling Therapy, People’s Health Publishing House, 2008, Fundamental TCM English, China Ocean University Press, 2010, Clinical TCM English, China Ocean University Press, 2010.
The “Beijing Traditional Chinese Medicine Digital Museum”(English edition) chaired by him won 2011 UN World Summit Award under the e-Health and Environment
He has been calling for legislation to promote the modernization and internationalization of Chinese medicine. And Chinese medicine should be clear in the legislative body of scientific research in medicine, research funding and the implementation of the main clinical medicine. Planning for the development of Chinese medicine should be most in need of affordable medicine is efficacious in the primary, especially in rural areas, as the development of the primary.
In the ninth as the Tenth CPPCC National Committee this past 15 years, hundreds of pieces of submitted proposals, proposals including universal health care, free tickets for children, the abolition of school choice fee (to be, according to Xinhua News Agency, "Daily Telegraph" front page story), across the country free premarital examination (to be broadcast live on television, had a great influence at home and abroad), the abolition of roaming charges, food safety issues, from the source to reduce drug prices (China Central Television had an interview with him), etc. a large number of closely related with people's livelihood proposal, causing resonance of countless people, and thus become one of the most influential members of the CPPCC. Known as the most responsible political commissar.