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Symposium: International Medical Care in Japan 2015

2015-12-11 (Fri) 15:00 - 18:50

The International Medical Care Symposium will be held according to the schedule noted below. There is a limit to the number of individuals that may attend this symposium. Persons wanting to attend are requested to register in advance. Please send your name, organization, job title (or school year), and contact information by email to info@cgh.med.osaka-u.ac.jp.

Osaka University International Medical Care Symposium Go Global!! 7: International Medical Care in Japan 2015 -- Efforts by the Government and Universities and Solving Challenges in the Future

Date & Time: Friday, December 11, 2015, 15:00~18:50

Venue: Iino Hall, 2-1-1, Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (Kasumigaseki, Tokyo)

Program

Please be aware that this program is subject to change.

Greetings -- KANAKURA Yuzuru (President, Osaka University Hospital)

Session 1: Global State and Government-led Approaches

M.C.: SAWA Yoshiki (Osaka University), TAMURA Sumihito (The University of Tokyo)

  • Keynote speech: "Today's Global Health Outlook and Globalization of Medical Care in Japan," NAKATANI Hiroki (Specially Appointed Professor, International and Translational Medicine Program, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University)
  • Special Lecture 1: "MEXT's Endeavors including Translational Medical Research Human Resources Center Creation Project," TESHIMA Hideo (Head, Office for University Hospital Support, Medical Education Division, Higher Education Bureau, MEXT)
  • Special Lecture 2: "Approaches at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry toward the International Development of Healthcare," SASAGO Soichiro (Head, International Development Office, Healthcare Industry Division, Commerce and Information Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)
  • Special Lecture 3: "International Medical Care -- Approaches by the Health, Labour and Welfare Ministry and Future Challenges," IIDA Keiya (Deputy Director General for Pharma Industry Promotion and International Medical Care Development, Health, Labour and Welfare Ministry)

Designated statements

NAKAMURA Yasuhide (Osaka University), ASAHINA Hiroshi (Medical Excellence JAPAN)

Session 2: Panel Discussion -- Endeavors in Academia

M.C.: NAKATA Ken (Osaka University), SHIMIZU Shuji (Kyushu University)

  • Report 1: "Medical Lifelong Education Programs for Doctors Active Overseas," Peter Shane (International Healthcare Division, Hokkaido University Hospital)
  • Report 2: "Approaches at The University of Tokyo Hospital -- Towards Tokyo, Japan, and the World," YAMADA Hideomi (International Medical Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital)
  • Report 3: "Efforts by the Osaka University Hospital Center for Global Health," SHI Kenrin (Department of Global and Innovative Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University)
  • Report 4: "The Development of a Telemedicine Training Program using High-Speed Internet," SHIMIZU Shuji, Telemedicine Development Center of Asia, Kyushu University

General discussion

Lecturers and M.Cs noted above as well as HORI Narumi (International Medical Care Department, National Center for Global Health and Medicine)

Closing remarks -- SAWA Yoshiki (Dean, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University)

*Attendance to this symposium is free.

For more information, contact:

Center for Global Health, Department of Medical Innovation, Osaka University Hospital

info@cgh.med.osaka-u.ac.jp

Date: 2015-12-11 (Fri) 15:00 - 18:50
Organizer: Department of Global and Innovative Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University; Center for Global Health, Department of Medical Innovation, Osaka University Hospital
Venue: Iino Hall, 2-1-1, Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (Kasumigaseki, Tokyo)
Registration: Registration by email is required.
Contact: Center for Global Health, Department of Medical Innovation, Osaka University Hospital
info@cgh.med.osaka-u.ac.jp

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