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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 Mentorship Program JMSA Mentorship Program – Update (1/21/2023) - In 2022, the JMSA Student Representatives began the JMSA Mentorship Program with the goal of connecting Japanese and Japanese-American premedical students, medical students and residents with physicians and health care professionals of similar cultural backgrounds. The program supports students and… Read More
Announcing the 6th New York Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Scholarship 2023 (1/12/2023) - Dear Applicants for the 6th New York Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Scholarship 2023:  This scholarship is designed to support budding life scientists from Japan who are pursuing a research career in the US. The New York Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Society, Inc.… Read More
JMSA supports the Japanese American Association of New York (JAA) 115th Anniversary Gala Dinner (12/13/2022) - On Monday 12/12/22, JMSA supported the 115th JAA Gala Dinner held at the Harvard Club as a Bronze Sponsor. The hall was adorned with beautiful holiday decorations and the centerpiece was a 40 foot Christmas Tree. The event was a… Read More
JMSA hosts a holiday wine and cheese gathering (12/9/2022) - On Thursday 12/8/22, JMSA hosted a festive wine and cheese holiday gathering. Thanks to Dr. Yuzuru Anzai, the event was held at his office in midtown and attended by JMSA Board Members, members, prospective members and friends of JMSA. This… Read More
Dr. Akira Nishisaki gives a joint online health webinar co-sponsored by JMSA and the Nippon Club on the Pediatric ICU and saving children’s lives in an ICU setting. (11/29/2022) - Dr. Akira Nishisaki is one of the JMSA Vice Presidents and an attending in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).  On November 21, 2022, he gave a very informative talk about… Read More
JMSA’s executive secretary Mr. Yoshio Kano is honored at the JASSI 41st Anniversary Benefit Dinner (11/1/2022) - On Thursday October 27, 2022, JMSA supported the Japanese American Social Services, Inc. (JASSI) dinner that was held at the New York Athletic Club as a Silver Benefit Dinner Sponsor. Ms. Eiko Kano, a violinist accompanied by Karen Hakoyan gave… Read More