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JMSA is an organization based in New York, comprised of Japanese healthcare providers, students, and those from diverse backgrounds who support promoting health, science and research among the Japanese communities in the US and Japan.
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Health Column: Student Doctor Ponders the Quality of Life (12/1/2020) - The following Japanese articles are published at Las Vegas Japan Times (LVJT) written by Yusuke Nakagawa, the JMSA lead student representative & the third year medical student at Tulane University School of Medicine. The articles share clerkship experience during the COVID-19 pandemic from his student doctor’s perspective. The articles also describe the basic and latest […]
JMSA Career Support Seminar (11/29/2020) - We are pleased to announce that we are hosting a JMSA Career Support Seminar in Japanese to help Japanese researchers have a successful research career in the USThe event will be held online on Zoom and will be conducted in Japanese only. Event: JMSA Career Support Seminar: Managing a Lab Date: Saturday December 12, 2020 Time: 9am – […]
Scholarship Application for the Japanese Medical Society of America (10/18/2020) - Our Mission The Japanese Medical Society of America  (JMSA) was established in 1973, as a nonprofit organization by Japanese medical professionals serving the New York region with a mission to support the Japanese and Japanese-American communities through various health related efforts. JMSA, along with our generous donors, supports the education and training of students and […]
2020 Scholarship Announcement (10/11/2020) - Thanks to our generous donors, we were able to give 13 scholarship awards to our healthcare professionals in training this year. Below are the awardees of the JMSA scholarship 2020, along with their proposed scholarship projects. Congratulations to this year’s JMSA Scholarship Recipients! Nishioka – JMSA Scholarship Sana Fujimura, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Project: […]
2019 JMSA Scholarship Awardees (10/11/2020) - Congratulations to this year’s JMSA Scholarship Recipients! Below are the awardees of the JMSA scholarship 2019, along with their proposed scholarship projects. Nishioka – JMSA Scholarship Kristen Homma, Medical Student at Albert Einstein College of Medicine Project: To create a directory of Japanese healthcare providers for the DC science forum Riku Moriguchi, Medical Student at […]
Harnessing New Technologies to Battle COVID-19 with a Nobel Laureate Dr. Shinya Yamanaka (10/10/2020) - The Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE) and the Consulate General of Japan in New York co-hosted a special webinar featuring Dr. Shinya Yamanaka, the recipient of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. The event started with special remarks from Hon. Yasutoshi Nishimura, the Minister of State in charge of Japan’s COVID-19 response. Dr. Yamanaka […]