ウクライナ環境・天然資源省大臣らが来学

5月11日(金)、ウクライナのオスタップ・セメラーク環境・天然資源大臣を代表とする視察団14名が来学しました。
一行は14日(月)から開催された福島大学でのシンポジウムへの参加にあわせ、福島県内各地における復興の現状を視察するため来日。本学では、竹之下誠一理事長による歓迎の挨拶に続き、ふくしま国際医療科学センターについて谷川攻一センター長から説明を行いました。

また、視察団の研究者チームに対して、放射線医学県民健康管理センターの活動として「県民健康調査」の概要を神谷研二センター長が説明し、質疑応答時には活発な意見交換がなされました。

最後に環境動態解析センターを見学し、本学を後にしました。

English

Ukrainian Delegation visits FMU

A delegation of government officials and researchers from Ukraine led by His Excellency Mr. Ostap Semerak, Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources, visited Fukushima Medical University on Friday, May 11.
The purpose of their visit was to participate in an international symposium on the environmental radioactivity after the Fukushima and Chernobyl accidents, which convened at Fukushima University. They also took this occasion to visit various places in Fukushima Prefecture to see the status of recovery and reconstruction following the Great East Japan Earthquake.
At FMU, a welcome from President Seiichi Takenoshita, was followed by Koichi Tanigawa, Director of the Fukushima Global Medical Science Center, who provided a brief introduction of the Center.

Also, Kenji Kamiya, Director of the Radiation Medical Science Center for the Fukushima Health Management Survey, provided a presentation about research activities of the Center to deepen their understanding of the Survey. An active discussion followed this presentation.

Before leaving the FMU campus, our Ukrainian guests visited the Environmental Dynamics Analysis Center.

Japanese

Our daily life(April 2018)

These pictures of cherry blossom are typical of spring in Fukushima
People who live here or visit look forward to this time of year.
Fukushima draws people from outside the prefecture, and even international tourists come to enjoy our cherry blossoms.


Hanamiyama, literally, Flower-Viewing Mountain


Takizakura in Miharu Town


Takizakura (literally, Waterfall Cherry Tree) in Miharu Town



These pictures ware taken by Dr.Lyamzina near FMU.


Of course it is not only cherry blossoms, but also, narcissuses that let us know spring is here by showing us their bright yellow color along streets, in the mountains, and everywhere.