Cherish Health, Scientific Prevention -- a Warm Reminder about the New Coronavirus Pneumonia

Time: 2020-01-22 21:12:45 | Click:0

Since the outbreak of the new coronavirus pneumonia, all related departments are actively taking effective measures and actions to strictly control the spread of the virus. College of International Education, China University of Petroleum (Beijing) is very concerned about the spread of the virus and, therefore, is popularizing virus prevention knowledge in a timely way, deploying prevention and control measures. We will strive to ensure that all international students avoid becoming ill and enjoy a healthy and safe vacation.

In order to enhance prevention and control plans, we need to be fully acquainted with the relevant situation of all students, for which we hope to get your understanding and cooperation. Please scan the code below and fill in the form (in Chinese or English) before 12:00 am midnight, January 24th.

International students of CUPB are from all over the world. It is very important for all students to follow overall preventative measures, whether staying on campus, returning back to their home country or travelling within China. We would like to remind everyone to strengthen their sense of self preservation, maintain positive personal life/hygiene habits, wash your hands frequently, wear masks properly, stay away from crowded places, avoid contact with wild animals and poultry/livestock, and actively cooperate with relevant parties in their prevention and control work arrangements. It is also important to exercise properly to strengthen the immune system. If you have fever or other unwell symptoms, please go to the nearest fever clinic immediately. The medical institutions in the vicinity of our university are: Beijing Changping District Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine (address: south section of Donghuan Road, Changping District), Beijing Changping District Hospital (No. 9, Guloubei Street, Changping District), the opening time is 24 hours.

At the same time, please do not believe rumors, do not spread rumors, do not spread uncertain information about the epidemic, keep calm and identify the information about the new pneumonia. According to state media reports, none of the following methods can prevent the new coronavirus, including smoking, setting off fireworks and firecrackers, boiling the vinegar indoor, taking vitamin C tablets, anti-viral drugs such as tamiflu, taking isocyanins, antibiotics and wearing several masks at the same time.

After summarizing the news released by the official media, in order to prevent diseases, it is suggested that people should consciously do the following:

1. Don’t go to the source of infection -- Wuhan, Hubei province.

2. Do exercise, have reasonable nutrition, adequate rest, improve your immunity.

3. Keep the room ventilated.

4. Wash your hands with soap and water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.

5. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or elbow when coughing or sneezing.

6. Wear a surgical mask or N95 class surgical mask. Wash your hands before and after wearing a mask. Try not to touch the mask after wearing it. Try not to reuse disposable surgical masks.

7. Eat cooked food, do not eat raw food, do not eat meat of wild animals, disinfect cutlery.

8. Avoid close contact with people with cold or flu-like symptoms. Avoid contact with farm animals or wild animals.


In addition, we would like to remind you that the Ministry of Transportation, the State Railway Administration, the Civil Aviation Administration of China and the State Railway Corporation of China have decided to exempt passengers who choose railway, highway, waterway, civil aviation and other means of transportation from the refund of train tickets, bus tickets, ship tickets and air tickets to Wuhan. We suggest you don't go to Wuhan in the near future.

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