Compiled from the following sources:

Special biographic research
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006

Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2003-2005

Zhongguo Gongchandang Lijie Zhongyang Weiyuan Dacidian, 1921-2003
Beijing: Zhonggong dangshi chubanshe 2004

XINHUA Online (China View)

Revision History:

Biography Revised: 5/20/2009
Career Data Updated: 5/21/2009

PHOTO: Zhang Daning
Zhang Daning 张大宁
Vice-Chairman of the 12th Central Committee of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party; Vice-Chairman of the CPPCC Municipal Committee of Tianjin Municipality
Born: 1944

Biography Highlight

Zhang Daning, male, Han nationality, is a native of Tianjin. He was born in 1944.

A specialist on nephrosis and a professor, Zhang hails from a long line of traditional medicine practitioners. In fact, he is a member of a five-generation family that has pursued traditional Chinese medicine.

His leadership positions have been primarily concentrated in his hometown of Tianjin. He served as the vice-president and director of the research chamber for nephrodystrophy and geriatrics at Tianjin Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He was also vice-chairman of the Tianjin branch of the All-China Youth Federation.

Zhang is the president of the International Society of Traditional Chinese Medicine for Nephrodystrophy . He also served as the vice-chairman of the China Association for Promoting Research of Traditional Chinese Medicine. In 1993, he became the chairman of a traditional medicine foundation named in his honor.

Zhang‘s research has focused on nephrodystrophy. He established a theory on heart-kidney axis systems. As a result of his research, he has won several national awards for traditional Chinese medicine. In 1990, Zhang lectured in Taiwan.
In 1997, he became the vice-chairman of the 12th Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party Central Committee.

Recent Career Data

2008— Vice-Chairman, CPPCC, Municipal Committee Tianjin Municipality
1998—2003 Member, 9th CPPCC, National Committee, Standing Committee
1997— Vice-Chairman, 12th Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party, Central Committee
1993—1998 Member, 8th CPPCC, National Committee
1988—1993 Member, 7th CPPCC, National Committee
1966—1978 Head, Bureau of Public Health Tianjin, Heping District (Education Group)

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