Radiology Department of Beijing Tongren Hospital is a comprehensive imaging center featuring head and neck imaging; Clinical Diagnosis & Treatment and Research Center of Eye Cancer of Capital Medical University (CMU); Key Medical Specialty of Eye, Otolaryngology and Imaging under Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals Clinical Medicine Development of Special Funding Support under Grant; Key Subjects Fostering by the State and First Training Bases for Specialized Residents.
Based on head and neck imaging, the department includes five research directions: new techniques of X-ray diffraction imaging, visual impairment and strabismus morphology and functional magnetic resonance imaging, functional magnetic resonance imaging and comparative imaging of head and neck tumors, morphological and functional magnetic resonance imaging of hearing loss and tinnitus, nasal and upper airway diseases, functional imaging studies.
The research topic of the department focus on: high-resolution CT in diagnosis of maxillofacial trauma, high-resolution CT and functional magnetic resonance imaging in head and neck tumors, primary open-angle glaucoma, complex strabismus, pre-lingual deafness, pulsatile tinnitus and snoring, and MR hydrography, the developmental diease of the inner ear, and the ocular motor nerve disease. It has undertaken 14 national research projects, 16 provincial and ministerial level and 9 local level projects. The department won the first class prizes of Science and Technology Progress Award of Ministry of Education in 2017 and 2011; won the second class prize of The State Scientific and Technological Progress Award in 2012.