Iommelli Ottavio professor of the Second University of Naples Medicine Department and director of S. Paolo Hospital TCM Department was appointed visiting professor at Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine on the 11th of September， 2008.
Present at the ceremony were Professor Zheng Yu-ling president of the university， Professor Guo De-xin vice president of the university， director of the Science and Research Division and directors from the School of International Education. Also present were Italian physicians who have come to the university for clinical trainings.
President Zheng Yu-ling awarded Iommelli Ottavio the Letter of Appointment and helped him wear the school badge. She extended sincere gratitude to professor Iommelli Ottavio for his continuous commitment to academic exchanges between Italy and the university， and hoped both parties would further such exchanges and help expand the influence of TCM worldwide.
Professor Iommelli Ottavio expressed thanks to the university and briefed on the development and status quo of Chinese Medicine in Italy. (written and photo by Zhao Jun-qing)
President Zheng Yu-ling awarding professor Iommelli Ottavio Letter of Appointment