1947, the first President: Mr. Lin Xiaohai;
1948, the first Chairman of the Board: Mr. Song Ziwen;
Over the past 65 years since its founding, Hainan Medical University (HMU) has trained more than 40,000 students, with one academician, and 2 in the provincial level leadership. Graduates from HMU are now working in over 10 different countries and regions includingHong Kong, Macao and
Statistics from 22 county-level comprehensive hospitals show that over 70 % of the hospital directors(presidents) are the graduates from HMU, and 60% of the professionals and technical personnel in the medical departments and academic leading positions in the primary health units of Hainan province are the graduates from HMU.