Waseda University's graduate group "Tomonkai" is currently registered with more than 1,300 groups and is active all over Japan and around the world.The Tomon Medical Association will be newly established by medical personnel, and the establishment general meeting was held in January 2016.
Although the university does not have a medical school, it was established at the strong request of graduates who re-learned at another university after graduating and engaged in medical care or enrolled while engaged in medical care.As of the day of the general meeting, there are a total of 94 members, including 15 doctors, 6 dentists, 8 pharmacists, 13 nurses, and 136 associate members (students).
Kaoru Kamata, President of Waseda University, also gave a greeting at the inaugural meeting, and the future image drawn by the Tomon Medical Association is similar to the Vision promoted by the university, and we will back up as much as possible from various aspects as a university. Said.In addition, even if there is no medical school, we will continue to promote original research of the university in cooperation with various institutions, such as creating a new academic field that combines medicine and science and engineering with the keyword of medical science and engineering cooperation. I swore.
In the future, we will promote the construction of networks, develop activities from various perspectives such as mutual exchange of members, information dissemination to society, cooperation in health and research and education with universities, cooperation with regional Tomonkai and alumni. It is said that it will be done.