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Prevention and Control Activities for Children and Adolescents

  On September 12, Dongcheng District launched myopia prevention and control activities for children and adolescents at Dongzhimen Middle School in Beijing. It aims at implementing General Secretary Xi Jinping's important instructions on students' myopia problems, implementing the Implementation Plan of Integrated Myopia Prevention and Control for Children and Adolescents issued by the Ministry of Education and other seven organs, further promoting the Healthy Growth 2020 project for youths in Dongcheng District, and comprehensively controlling the upward trend of myopia among the students. The launching ceremony was attended by Xu Zhen, Deputy Director General of the Department of Physical, Health and Arts Education of the Ministry of Education, Liu Juncai, Deputy District Mayor of Dongcheng District People's Government, Duan Jinning, Deputy Director of Beijing Tongren Hospital affiliated to the Capital Medical University, Ma Jun, Director of Institute of Child and Adolescent Health of Peking University, as well as heads of Sports, Health and Arts Division of Beijing Municipal Education Commission, Disease Control Division of Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning, Educational Committee of Dongcheng District, Education Supervision Office of Dongcheng District, and Health and Family Planning Commission of Dongcheng District. More than 500 people were present, including the experts from Beijing Tongren Hospital, Sixth People's Hospital and Puren Hospital, education inspectors of Dongcheng District, principals, campus doctors from the primary and middle schools and kindergartens as well as students and parents.

  The education and health administrative departments of our district jointly formulated the Work Plan of Myopia Prevention and Control for Children and Adolescents in Dongcheng District. It clearly defines that with the government playing the leading role, efforts should be made to strengthen the establishment of a comprehensive "family-school-society" prevention and control system, and further strengthen health education, monitoring and early warning, tracking management, supervision and other comprehensive prevention and control measures, so as to strictly control the growth of myopia detection rate. In this operation, these two departments will jointly organize ophthalmologists to visit Dongcheng campuses, bring eye-protection knowledge and screening for myopia cases. They will also give lectures on myopia prevention and control among the children and adolescents, provide consultation and professional guidance for children and adolescents on eye diseases and popularize knowledge on scientifically using the eyes.