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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.
Become a part of a network of Japanese medical professionals, share and learn the latest advances in medicine both in the US and in Japan.


Sunday 9/16 Senior week lectures by Dr. Shimada and Dr. Asoma (9/21/2018) - On behalf of JMSA, I gave a talk about how best to communicate with physicians in the United States at the Japanese American Association of New York’s Autumn Health Fair om Sunday, September 16th. The topics included postgraduate medical training in the US, difference between generalist and specialist, insurance system in the US, and how to […]
JCOP 2018 Now Accepting Applications (8/27/2018) - Dear JMSA Member and Friend: JMSA is now accepting JCOP 2018 applications! JMSA Community Outreach Program Grant Application 2018: The Japanese Medical Society of America (JMSA) seeks to help support social and medically related Japanese community programs through grants given through the JMSA Community Outreach Program (JCOP). Organizations that provides medically (medical and/or mental) or […]
JMSA helping to organize a benefit to raise money for the Japan Flood (8/4/2018) - Dear JMSA member and friend: On 8/23, JACC, or Japanese American Community Cares, a coalition of Japanese Community Groups in New York, will be hosting a joint benefit to raise funds for the Western Japan Flood. JMSA is one of the organizations that is involved. This is the first benefit organized by JACC which allows […]
Passing of Dr. Robert Newman (8/3/2018) - Dear JMSA Members and friends, We are very saddened to report passing of our honorary JMSA member, Dr. Robert G. Newman on 8/1.  As the CEO of Continuum Health, he established the Japanese Medical Practice in 1990, partnering with Tokyo Marine Insurance Company.  NY Times reported “Japanese Style Health Care for Patients Far from Home.” […]
JMSA Party in Pocantico (7/31/2018) - Members and friends of JMSA recently enjoyed a gathering at Pocantico Lake, hosted by Dr. Robert Yanagisawa and Mrs. Ikuyo Yanagisawa on July 28th, 2018. Great food, company, and views of the lake were enjoyed by all. We hope to see new members and friends at our Annual JMSA Summer Party at Shinbashi Restauraunt on August 25th, 2018! 
Join us at the JMSA Summer Party! (7/19/2018) - Date: Saturday, 8/25/18 Place: Shinbashi Restaurant in NYC 7 East 48th Street Time: 4pm to 7pm Bring your family and friends! We will have delicious food and drinks! Children are welcome to attend. We will have a child entertainer at the event. Come and meet and mingle with JMSA members and friends. Non members interested […]