20-22 Oct 2013 World Health Summit (WHS) convened in Berlin with FMU participation

The M8 Alliance World Health Summit (www.worldhealthsummit.org) convened in Berlin 20-22 October 2013. A workshop entitled “Community Engagement and Responsibilities of Medical Universities” was chaired by Monash University Deputy Dean Ben CANNY and FMU Vice President Shunichi FUKUHARA. Dr. Kenneth E. NOLLET presented “Town and Gown, Professor and Prefecture: Fukushima Medical University’s Response to the 3.11 Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Crisis” to an international audience.

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Town and Gown, Professor and Prefecture: Fukushima Medical University’s Response to the 3.11 Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Crisis

Kenneth E. NOLLET, MD, PhD

In the M8 Alliance meeting that preceded the World Health Summit, it was agreed that the 2015 WHS Regional Meeting would convene at Kyoto University, Japan’s principle M8 Alliance member. M8 members expressed considerable interest in visiting Fukushima after the Kyoto meeting.

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