Japan (IFMSA-Japan) - Hyogo, Hyogo Medical University
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
5507900
700
Surgery-Orthopedics
June, July
0 SCOPE STUDENTS
2 SCORE STUDENTS
30,000yen(1000yen/day)
guest house
none
http://www.hyo-med.ac.jp/english.html
LEOs
Yoshitaka Yamaura
OVERVIEW

 There is a big baseball stadium near the college. The college is very close to Osaka and Kobe which are Japanese famous metropolitan areas. It takes only 1hour to get to Kyoto, an ancient capital of Japan

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Hyogo College Hospital is the main hospital covering Hanshin area (the area between Osaka and Kobe, quite populated). A number of significant cases gethers in this hospital.

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
Biochemistry: Effects of oxidative stress in nerve system, glucose metabolism and other various tissues 
Microbiology: Development of Rapid Diagnostic Systems for Human Herpesviruses 

BOARDING
convenience store, restaurants around the college
LODGING
guest house, homestay
TRANSPORTATION

From the Kansai Airport, shuttle bus bound for Hanshin Amagasaki station is available. The nearest station, Mukogawa station is 3 stops from Amagasaki.

SOCIAL PROGRAM
Excursion to Osaka, Kyoto or Kobe. Party with students.
MUST SEE
Baseball game in Koshien stadium. The beautifle cityscape of Kyoto.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
None