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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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JMSA Life Science Forum 2018

The 4th JMSA New York Life Science Forum will be held on Saturday, April 7th. This event has been successful with an increasing number of attendees for expanding network and sharing new scientific insights between not only physicians and scientists but also people without science background. Please come and join us!

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JMSA 46th Annual Spring Dinner

We are very excited to announce that the JMSA 46th Annual Spring Dinner will be held on Saturday April 14, 2018 at the Yale Club in NYC. Please save the date! We sincerely hope that you can attend our annual dinner!

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JMSA organizes 7th International Outreach for 9/11 to 3/11 Survivor Exchange Program (6/26/2018) - Back Ground: Now more than six years after the 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake, still 68,000 evacuees from disaster stricken areas (470,000 at its peak) continue to suffer the consequences of disaster (April 2018 report by Reconstruction Agency). In particular, children’s emotional wellbeing is concerning as they continue to be displaced away from their communities […]
Governor Uchibori hosts Fukushima Night in New York (6/16/2018) - Governor Uchibori of Fukushima hosted Fukushima Night in New York at One World Trade Center, Observatory (102F) on 5/31/2018. This marks his second visit to New York to express his sincere gratitude for the support that New York people have given to recovery of Fukushima. He expressed special appreciation for continued support to this date, […]
Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Society (HNMS) held a 91st Ceremony on May 21st, 2018 (6/16/2018) - The Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Society (HNMS) held a ceremony on May 21, 2018 at The Woodlawn Cemetery in Bronx, New York to honor the life and legacy of the Japanese scientist. Born in Fukushima, in 1876, Noguchi achieved success as a scientist despite coming from a rural village and handicapped by a fire.  The Rockefeller Institute supported his research for yellow fever.  […]
JMSA welcoms Governor Uchibori of Fukushima in NYC (6/16/2018) - On May 31st, JMSA and the New York Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Society (HNMS) welcomed Governor Uchibori of Fukushima for his second visit to Noguchi grave following his last visit in 2016. Koji Abe, Deputy Chief of Mission, Consulate General of Japan in New York, Sunichi Homma, MD the Margaret Milliken Hatch Professor at Columbia University […]
2018 JMSA Scholarship Recipients (5/21/2018) - The JMSA honors students in the medical professions who demonstrate excellence and a commitment to the values of the Japanese Medical Society of America. Scholarship recipients are announced around April each year. Here are the recipients of the 2018 scholarships and their proposed projects.
President’s Message, May 2018 (5/14/2018) - Members of the Japanese Medical Society of America (JMSA), generous donors and supporters, and partnering society members, thank you all for supporting JMSA and our mission.  I humbly accepted my new position as the president in April 2018 and I hope to live up to your expectations.