Japan (IFMSA-Japan) - Osaka City University Medical School
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
886300
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Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Gynaecology/Obstetrics, Internal Medicine-Cardiology, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology, Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine-Hematology, Internal Medicine-Nephrology, Internal Medicine-Pulmonary, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Paediatrics-Surgery, Radiology, Surgery-Cardiovascular Surgery, Surgery-Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgery-Neurosurgery, Surgery-Orthopedics, Surgery-Plastic Surgery, Urology, Sports Medicine
January, June, August, September, October, November, December, March, February, July
10 SCOPE STUDENTS
2 SCORE STUDENTS
15,000yen(500 yen/day)
homestay or dorm
The vaccinations which we require are listed below.
Hepatitis B, Tuberculosis and Influenza.
http://www.med.osaka-cu.ac.jp/med/index.shtml
LEOs
Mayumi Morimoto
OVERVIEW

Osaca city-it's one of the biggest cities in Japan.Osaka has its own culture,and is completely different from any other one.Osaka has a lot of special things to see,to eat and to enjoy.Osaka also has very useful transportations and we can go anywhere we want.Such as famous places as Kyoto,Nara and Kobe are placed near Osaka,so it's easy to visit there.For more information:http://www.osaka-info.jp/en/ 

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Osaka City University and Hospital-they are built near a big station in Osaka,so we can access them from anywhere easily.The University and Hospital are very big and advanced,and a large number of peolpe go there to study,to work or to see doctors.We have a lot of special departments and many expert doctors teaches us and care patients.

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

Genetics: Elucidation of regulatory mechanism of motor proteins in dividing cells and migrating neurons
Neurology: Abnormal protein expression in Alzheimer

BOARDING

500 yen/day.It is for one meal per day.You have to get the other two meals by yourself.You can have lunch at the refectory or the convinience store at the University.

LODGING

Homestay or Dorm-The University has a dorm near by itself.About homestay,you'll stay with the University's students or with his/her families.

TRANSPORTATION

You will arrive at the Kansai Airport.Our university is near the Tennoji Station.You can come to our university from the airport directly by train.Go to the kansai Airport Station for train on foot.It will take within 10 mins or so.Buy a train ticket for Tennoji.It is 1060 yen (5th Feb 2015 now).Then,take the train “JR Kannkuu Kaisoku”line.Get off at the Tennoji Station.walk for 10 mins or so,then you’ll arrive at our University.We’ll pick you up and you don’t have to worry!

SOCIAL PROGRAM

We often visit Kyoto, Nara and Kobe.They are easy to access from Osaka.Kyoto and Nara have a lot of famous temples and natures.Kobe has beautiful and sophisticated sights.All of them have famous food and they're very tasty!We refer to exchange students' requests and take it into consideration.We'll go the amazing places which is not so famous in the world but which we know.

MUST SEE

1 Osaka Castle-the very beautiful castle which was built by famous samurai hundreds years ago.2 Osaka Tuutenkaku-the famous tower near by our university.Around the tower,there are many "Osakanese"restautants and shops.3 Shitennoji Temple-the famous historical temple within 20 mins on foot from the University.It has a festival in summer.4 Universal Studio Japan-the wonderful amusement park.We can take many atractions and enjoy amazing shows!

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
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