Qin Xiaoming, ethnic Hui and a native of Tianjin, was born in April 1949. She is a CPC member. She was formerly Counsellor of the State Council, and Director-General of the Personnel Department and Deputy Director-General of the Healthcare Bureau of the former Ministry of Health. She specializes in hospital management, healthcare management and personnel management. She was engaged as a research fellow of the Counsellors’ Office of the State Council in December 2014.