The Eighth Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University is located in Futian District, the central area of Shenzhen. With the advantageous location and elegant environment, the hospital is known as the only medical landmark building on Shennan Boulevard. It’s adjacent to Huanggang Port, Futian Port, and Futian Railway Station, the largest underground railway station in Asia. With the opening of Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hongkong high-speed railway, it takes only14 minutes to Hong Kong.
The hospital was officially incorporated into the affiliated hospital management system of Sun Yat-sen University on August 26,2016. As an important part of Sun Yat-sen University Shenzhen Campus, it will provide the force support for the construction of the medical faculty and cultivation of the high-level talents.
The 8th Affiliated Hospital is composed of the headquarters of the hospital, 21 community healthcare service centers and 3 infirmaries, with more than 2,000 employees. With the strong support of Sun Yat-sen University and Futian District People's Government, the hospital’s new building was put into use on July 13, 2019. Now, the building area is approximately 210,000 square meters, with the bed capacity of 1639 and the parking space of 1200. Standing at a new starting point, the 8th Affiliated Hospital strives to build the "Regional leading, National first-class, International recognized, modern and comprehensive hospital".