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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.


2020 JMSA Scholarships (10/30/2019) - JMSA Scholarship Application is Now Open! Every year, JMSA, along with our generous donors, awards scholarships to students and postgraduate trainees in healthcare to support their education and training.  Please see below for the application. Scholarship Application Form Application material must be submitted in full by December 31, 2019, to be considered for the scholarship […]
The President of JMA and the Vice President of FMA visits Dr. Noguchi’s grave (9/28/2019) - On September 22, 2019, President Yanagisawa and Past President Homma of JMSA joined floral tribute to Dr. Noguchi by President Yokokura of Japan Medical Association (Past President of World Medical Association) and Vice President Hoshi of Fukushima Medical Association. Dr. Hideyo Noguchi and Mrs. Mary Noguchi rests at Woodlawn Cemetery in Bronx, New York.
JMSA with the Minister of Health, Labor & Welfare and the President of JMA (9/28/2019) - On September 22, 2019, some of JMSA members gathered for a dinner meeting with Minister Kato, Ministry of Health, Labor & Welfare of Japan and President Yokokura of Japan Medical Association (Past President of World Medical Association) and Vice President Hoshi of Fukushima Medical Association.  We exchanged many ideas about future of healthcare for Japan […]
UN HLM on UHC Side Event (9/19/2019) - UHC and Communicable Diseases: Tradition and Innovation Join us for a lively discussion on how the digitalization and innovations can enhance the acceleration of universal health coverage (UHC). Representatives from international organizations, government officials, private sectors and civil society all gathering in one place, this event will highlight the concept of people-centeredness as one of […]
JCOP 2019 application (8/25/2019) - Dear JMSA Member and Friend: JMSA is now accepting JCOP 2019 applications! JMSA Community Outreach Program Grant Application 2019: 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 […]
Japan Relief Update – 8th Annual 9/11-3/11 Outreach to Tohoku (8/6/2019) - We would like to update you on our recent completion of the 8th International Outreach for 9/11 to 3/11 Survivor Exchange Program. Now more than eight years after the 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake, still 51,000 evacuees from disaster stricken areas (470,000 at its peak) continue to suffer the consequences of disaster (May 2019 report […]