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2019

Special Lecture at Osaka University, Aug 30, 2019

Inviting Dr. Kana Fujikura, National Institutes of Health, US, a special lecture ‘Complementarity of Echocardiogram and Cardiac MRI’ was given on Aug 30, 2019. After the introduction of the latest cardiac MRI, we had a meaningful exchange of opinions about the future direction of diagnostic imaging.

About 10 faculty/graduates attended.








Dr. Kana Fujikura, the third from the left.








'Service Learning: Humanity and Transcultural Program' (SLHTP), held at Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, held from 6th July to 15th July, 2019

Three nursing students participated in the program. Through the 2 week program, learned about aboriginies, culture, and the concept of service learning, and also visited nursing laboratory and veterans care center.

Through traditional attire experience, enjoyed dance and songs.







In Chinese language lesson, leaned Chinese greetings and simple conversation.








Played big drums for 2 hours in percussion lesson.







Learned Taiwanese culture through tea ceremony.















The 42nd International Twin Research Seminar, at Osaka University, 24 July 2019

Center for Twin Research is conducting collaborative research with Semmelweis University, Hungary. In this special edition of Twin Research Seminar, we discussed the current situations of twin research in both countries and future collaboration/development between universities.

Presentation by Dr Anett Illes, Semmelweis University
“Next generation sequencing-increasing potential in twin studies”





Presentation by Dr Dora Melicher, Semmelweis University
“The telomerase system and potential telomere-mitochondria interplay-pilot twin studies”
“Hungarian Twin Registry-before a milestone”




Presentation by Dr Helga Szabo, Semmelweis University
“Imaging twin studies”






Presentation by Professor Norio Sakai, Director of Center for Twin Research, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
“Molecular analysis for inborn error metabolic disease; Monogenic mechanism to multifactorial pathology"




A total of 45 people (13 faculties and 32 students) attended the seminar. Thank you.















Summer Program at Osaka University 2019: Long term care system & scientific technology in Japan aging society'
July 15 - July 26, 2019

First collaborated summer program by Professor Yamakawa and Gurume Kineya Shakai Koken no Ie. Inviting 10 students from 4 asian partnership universities (Taipei Medical Univesrity, Tzu Chi University of Science and Techonology, South Medical Univesrity and University of Hong Kong), a variety of lectures and facilitiy visits were organized for 2 weeks to learn the issues and approches to the long term care in super aging society in Japan.

Lecture 'Prevention of fall in long-term facility'








Visit to a day service center, accompanied by OU graduates. Experienced the activities and lunch with the elderly, and learnd the difference in facilities between countries.






Lecture 'Robotics for dementia care'








Weekend visit to Nijyo Castle in Kyoto, wearing Yukata







During the program, a delegation from Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare visited the Division of Health Sciences, OU, to share/exchange opinions about long term care. After the presentations by both countries, an active discussion was conducted.

On the final day 'Certificate' was given to the participants.






At the farewell party, enjoyed the 'udon making' at Gurume Kineya Shakai Koken no Ie.





International symposium, at Osaka University, 25 June 2019
Prof. Winston Tseng, Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, gave a lecture on ‘International Caregiving and Wellness in the United States and Japan’


32 faculties and graduate students participated in this symposium. Thank you very much for fruitful discussions.






The1st SYNPOSIUM by O2 (Osaka University × Oulu University)
Learn the latest practice of leading care in Finland (ranked1st in “World Happiness Report”):
Transformation of practice by digital health tech
June 15, 2019
English flyer





Mainly health care workers, more than 100 participated, from a wide variety of sectors including business, research and etc.






Poster session by 5 OU graduates and 3 Oulu graduates.








Q&A session with guest speakers








The hall was full of participants and we were able to get an active discussion.






Special Lecture by Nursing Science of University of Oulu, Finland, given at Osaka University, 12 June 2019
Prof. Helvi Kyngäs, Head of Research Unit of Nursing Science and Health Management, University of Oulu, gave a lecture on ‘Developing a middle range nursing theory of adherence with health regiments and instrument to test it’

Prof. Maria Kääriäinen, Research Unit of Nursing Science and Health Management, University of Oulu, gave a lecture on ‘Health Coaching Intervention for patients’






Inviting 8 academics and graduates from Oulu, we were able to deepen understanding about the grand and steady research.





Special Lecture at Osaka University, May 22, 2019
A special lecture ‘Advanced palliative care planning in Australia’ was given by Ms Julie Paul from AIPEACS (Australian International Palliative Education and Consultancy Services Pty. Ltd.)

At Osaka University, May 15-16, 2019
Graduate students and faculty members in Mahidol University, Thailand, visited Nursing department, Osaka University Hospital and Division of Health Sciences
Incoming Student Exchange Programme at University of Hong Kong
With a Programme secretary




Campus tour















Visit to home for the aged








High Table Dinner





2018

Summer School at Osaka University 2018 ‘Long-term care in Aging Society’, held from30th July to 10th August
VR experience of the sight of the elderly with dementia




Tea Ceremony at ‘Hamayashiki’ in Suita















‘Certificate’ was given to the participants



Service Learning: Transcultural and Humanity Program at Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, held from 6th to 17th Aug 2018
7 undergraduates of nursing participated. Photo at the beach of Hualien with participants from other universities.


Wearing folk costume








Certificate was given after the oral presentation by each university



At Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
4 students from nursing participated in the 10days program (from March 5th to 16th, 2018)
A commemorative photo with other university students in front of the library, from the campus tour.

On the first day, giving presentation on Osaka University
At Osaka University, April 3-7, 2018
Visit from Phetchaburi Rajabhat University, Thailand
Dr Sirirat, Dean of Nursing Science, Phetchaburi Rajabhat University, and Dr Ohno, Dean of Health Sciences, Osaka University


a commemorative shot from welcome ceremony








Presentation on ‘the latest research project on Robotech’ by Ohno lab
At Osaka University, June 7, 2018 Visit from University of East Anglia, England
Welcome speech by Dr Ohno, Dean of Osaka University



Presentation of ‘the file of visit memory’ to Dr Jowett, Dean of University of East Anglia





A commemorative shot from welcome ceremony

2017

Phetchaburi Rajabhat University
Signing ceremony for agreement between departments
At Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
6 students from nursing participated in the 10 days program (from March 13th to 24th, 2017)
At Osaka University, May 18th 2017
Visit from the Chinese University of Hong Kong)
At Osaka University, July 11th 2017
Visit from the University of Hong Kong
‘Summer School’ at Osaka University, from 31st July to 11th August 2017
Certificate was given to the participants.
At Tzu Chi University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
6 students from nursing participated in the 10 days program from August 21st to 31st , 2017

At the tea ceremony
Participants from Nursing, Osaka University








At a multi-cultural activity, wearing folk costume
With all of the participants

2016

Osaka University
Welcoming a group from Shingu College

2015

Osaka University
International Society of Internet Addiction (ISIS) 4th Annual Conference
Osaka University
Welcoming a group from Chulalongkorn University
Osaka University
Short-term study abroad using the JSPS Summer Program
Osaka University
Welcoming a Lecturer from National University of Ireland, Galway carbohydrate science

2014

Osaka University
Welcoming a group from Indiana University
Osaka University
Welcoming delegation from Chiang Mai University, Faculty of Nursing

2013

Hualien, Taiwan
One week seminar at Tzu chi college of Technology, Taiwan
Taipei Medical University
Taipei, Taiwan
Osaka University
International symposium on ‘Current issues in dementia and dementia care in East Asia’

2012

GuangZhou, China
Joint Research with Southern Medical Universiyt
Chiang Mai University, Faculty of Nursing, Thailand
Lecture on dementia research
at University of Oulu, Finland
One week joint seminar

2011

Australia, Adelaide
At the Joanna Briggs Institute Director’s meeting

2010

Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
Joint research seminar with University of Oulu, Finland

2009

Adelaide, Australia
Preparing to join the Joanna Briggs Institute,

2008

University of Oulu, Finland
Joint research seminar

2007

Seoul, Korea
Collaborative research on wandering in dementia patients with Ewha Womans University
Nazareth College, Rochester, New York, USA
at the guest house, one week academic exchange program