Projects
Name
Community Health
University
Japan (IFMSA-Japan) - Tottori University, Tottori
Domain
Public Health
Departement
Department of Social Medicine , Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University
Head
Prof. Dr. Yoneatsu Osaki
Tutor
Dr. Aya Kinjo
Languages
English
Duration
4 weeks
Availability
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Type of Research Project
- Clinical Project without Laboratory work
What is the background of the project?
To understand health status and health problems among people living in rural community, the actual situation of community health activities in rural district of Japan.
What is the aim of the project?
To understand epidemiological methodology and data analyses methods.
What techniques and methods are used?
Please ask us
What is the role of the student?
- The student will observe the practical experiments but will be highly involved in the analysis of the results
- The tasks will be done under supervision
What are the tasks expected to be accomplished by the student?
Please ask us
Will there be any theoretical teaching provided (preliminary readings, lectures, courses, seminars etc)
Yes if needed
What is expected from the student at the end of the research exchange? What will be the general outcome of the student?
- The student will prepare a presentation
What skills are required of the student? Is there any special knowledge or a certain level of studies needed?
Communication skill through an interpreter. Since we contact some community health experts and local residents, we require attitude talking in a modest manner and an atiitude to learn positively.
Are there any legal limitations in the student’s involvement
No
Hours
6
Type of students accepted
This project accepts:
- Medical students
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