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Donations Received in 2016-2017

Donation 1

  • Donor's name: FUJIHARA Tatsuo, Opener of Kaizuka City Hospital and Mayor of Kaizuka City
  • Amount of the donation: ¥17,500,000
  • Date of the donation: April 8, 2016
  • Specific details of items donated: funds for the establishment of an endowed chair in integrated local healthcare
  • Background of the donation: Osaka Prefecture established an Osaka Prefectural community healthcare project, "Senshu Medical Region," for the purpose of solving medical challenges in local communities. This project focuses on improving the function of public hospitals in the southern part of the Senshu region: Kaizuka City Hospital and Rinku General Medical Center.
    This donation was given to Osaka University in order to enable it to play a key role in this project.

Donation 2

  • Donor's name: OGAWA Michio, Director, Kaizuka City Hospital
  • Amount of the donation: ¥20,000,000
  • Date of the donation: April 15, 2016
  • Specific details of items donated: grants for research on molecular therapy for digestive disorders
  • Background of the donation:This donation was given to Osaka University in order to promote further improvement of medical care in the Senshu region through sharing of advanced medical care information and a collaborative treatment of digestive disorders and liver ailments between Kaizuka City Hospital and Osaka University by promoting research on molecular therapy for digestive disorders through case conferences and research meetings.

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