Japan (IFMSA-Japan) - Tokyo, Toho University
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
13389584
650
Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Gynaecology/Obstetrics, Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine-Hematology, Internal Medicine-Nephrology, Internal Medicine-Pulmonary, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery-Cardiovascular Surgery, Surgery-Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgery-Neurosurgery, Surgery-Orthopedics, Surgery-Plastic Surgery, Urology
January, March, April, May, June, September, October, November
2 SCOPE STUDENTS
1 SCORE STUDENTS
500 yen per day. It depends on the duration of stay
Dormitory, Hotel or Apartment
We need you to submit the following documents, in addition to the IFMSA application form:
1. (ECC Application Form)—You don’t have to submit this form because it can be substituted by IFMSA application form.
2. Medical School Dean
http://www.toho-u.ac.jp/campuslife/club.html
LEOs
Hinako Saito
OVERVIEW

The Omori Campus has good access to public transport. It is just a 10-minute walk from Umeyashiki Station on the Keikyu Line and 10 minutes by bus from Kamata Station on the JR Keihin Tohoku Line. Buses from Kamata Station run every 10 minutes. Umeyashiki Station or Kamata Station can be reached within 30 minutes from the main areas of Tokyo, including Marunouchi, Ueno, Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, and Shinagawa, as well as from Kawasaki and Yokohama. The Omori Campus is close to Tokyo International Airport in Haneda. It takes less than 15 minutes from the airport to Umeyashiki Station.

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Omori Medical Center opened in 1925 as an affiliated hospital of the Imperial Women’s Medical College, the predecessor of Toho University. The center’s priority is to provide safe and effective medical care attuned to patients’ needs and preferences. While playing a leading role in community-based healthcare through collaboration with medical institutions in the community, the center serves as a government-certified advanced treatment hospital offering cutting-edge medical treatment. The center has been emphasizing cancer treatment since April 2009.

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

Immunology: The role of transcription factor SATB1 in T-cell differentiation and establishment of immune tolerance
Pathology: Functional significance of the membrane trafficking mediated by small G proteins and their regulators in the neuronal morphogenesis

BOARDING

500 yen per day. The student go to lunch with doctors in the hospital. There is also convenience store just in front of the hospital.

LODGING

We provide an apartment 15 minutes walk from hospital.

TRANSPORTATION

From Narita Airport, take JR.Narita Express. Change train at Shinagawa station, then take Keikyu line. Get it off at Umeyashiki station. From the station, 10 minutes walk and you will arrive at Toho University.

SOCIAL PROGRAM

In July and August, and on March, we have social. We go to sightseeing with foreign students. This year, student went to Japanese shrine, flummery festival and some famous spot.

MUST SEE

there are many sights in Tokyo. You can go to Japanese style cafe, Japanese shrine, Tokyo tower, and also you have electric shops and many other things to see.

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION

chest X Ray, Application form, and many others. Please ask. We accept students only those who are in 5th or 6th year student, it means less than 24 months till graduation.