The Department of Medical Imaging Foundation undertakes the teaching of the foundation courses for students of the School of Medical Imaging and the College of Clinical Medicine majored in Medical Imaging and Medical Imaging Technology. The courses provided by the department include Medical Electronics, Electronic Technology, Dynamic Simulation of Electronic Technology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology, Applied Mathematics in Medical Imaging, and Fundamentals of Image Processing Algorithms.

There are 5 full-time faculty members in the Department, including 1 professor, 1 associated professor and 3 lecturers. In recent years, the department has undertaken more than 20 teaching and research projects funded by the university, Tianjin municipal government and national research foundations and published more than 60 academic papers. Two teachers in the department have won Teaching Excellence Award of Tianjin Medical University. One teacher won the Second Prize in the Tianjin Teaching Contest of Young Teachers, and the Third Prize in the Teaching Contest of Tianjin Medical University.