Online Meeting to introduce Niigata University of Health and Welfare (NUHW), the Medical School of Panama University (PU) and the Panama National Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (INMFRE).
The Japanese Association for the Promotion of Latin America and the Caribbean (JAPOLAC) organized an online meeting to introduce Niigata University of Health and Welfare (NUHW), the Medical School of Panama University (PU) and the Panama National Institute of Physical Rehabilitation (INMFRE).
Participants from the University of Panama’s Medicine School included Dr. Oris Lam de Calvo, Dean of the School, Dr. Lilibeth Castillero, Coordinator of International Student Exchange, while INMFRE was represented by Dr. Gladys Rumbo, Director General, and Dr. Ixora Reyes, Deputy Director General.
NUHW counted on the participation of Dr. Masatoyo Nishizawa, President of NUHW, Vice Presidents, Deans and Professors from various faculties.
The three institutions carried out a general presentation of their educational facilities and academic programs, with a view to exploring academic, research and professional cooperation.
JAPOLAC counted on the participation of Dr. Ritter Díaz, Representative Director of the Association and Ms. Martha Zelayandía, former Ambassador of El Salvador in Japan and Honorary Member of JAPOLAC, in charge of international exchange programs.
One of the objectives of JAPOLAC is the promotion of academic exchanges between Japanese and Latin American and Caribbean universities, as well as the creation of an academic and research network between Japan and LAC.