On 1 November, the Graduate School of Medicine received a visit from a five-member delegation from Zhongshan School of Medicine (ZSSOM) of Sun Yat-Sen University, China, headed by Vice Dean Professor Guoquan Gao. The visitors were hosted at the Graduate School by Dean Kazuhiro Iwai and Dr Akira Yamamoto, lecturer at the School's Medical Education Center.
The meeting began with Dean Iwai giving a brief introduction of Kyoto University and the Graduate School of Medicine. An animated and wide-ranging discussion then ensued, with Vice Dean Guoquan Gao and other ZSSOM representatives asking questions about topics such as undergraduate education, clinical training, and student exchange.
Representatives from ZSSOM and KyotoU Graduate School of Medicine at the 1 November meeting