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    The Japanese Medical Society of America (JMSA) is a group of medical and health care professionals with a knowledge of Japanese language, culture or customs. JMSA members are also proud supporters of local community efforts and educational scholarships.
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    Japanese Medical Society of America (JMSA) is a group of volunteer healthcare professionals who are working to contribute to the Japanese community. The organization was established in 1973 and our activities have expanded significantly over the years.

  • Get Listed

    One of the benefits of membership in the JMSA is listing in our professional directory. This provides both new referrals from patients looking for a doctor and also boosts your search results if you link to your practice website. JMSA.org is highly ranked by all the major search engines.

  • Student Members

    Our student members are involved in many outstanding projects both here and abroad. Student members enjoy mentorship from JMSA members in various medical fields, helping to prepare for their future careers.  The JMSA also awards a number of scholarships each year.

2014 JMSA Summer Party

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Please join us at the annual JMSA Summer Party! Register online

Date: Sunday, August 3th 2014
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: Guzan (1534 3rd Ave, between 86th & 87th Street)

It will be held at the same location as last year! Dinner and cash bar. There will also be an entertainer for kids with a magic show, face painting, games and dancing! Feel free to invite any friends or family who are interested in JMSA.

To register for the event, visit the JMSA website at www.jmsa.org/news/events. Tickets are $40 per member/spouse, $50 for non-members, and $20 per student, resident or fellow. Please make sure to buy tickets under the appropriate category. Children under 10 are free but please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.jmsa.org with their names and ages.

Tickets may also be purchased at the door for $50 per member/spouse, $60 per non-member, and $20 per student, resident or fellow. If you wish to buy tickets at the door, please bring cash or credit card, and email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. in advance with your name and number of guests. Hope to see you at the party!

Health Seminar Series Vol. 33

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Please join us for the Nippon Club's Health Seminar Vol. 33 on the progress and clinical application of genomic medicine in Japan and the United States.

The seminar will be given by Dr. Kimihiko Oishi, who is an assistant professor of genetics and pediatrics at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. 

The seminar will be held on July 8, 2014, from 6:30 to 8:30pm at the Nippon Club (145 W 57th St, bet 6th and 7th Ave)

Please RSVP to Mr. Naito at the Nippon Club and let him know you are a member of JMSA. 
Tel: 212-581-2223 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Dr. Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Day at The Woodlawn Cemetery

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The Hideyo Noguchi Memorial Society will hold a ceremony on May 21st, 2014 at The Woodlawn Cemetery in Bronx, New York to honor the life and legacy of the Japanese scientist. Born in Inawarshiro, Fukushima, in 1876, Noguchi achieved success as a scientist even though he was raised in a small rural village and was handicapped by a fire.  His talent was recognized by the Rockefeller Institute which provided him with the opportunity to conduct research where he focused on a cure for yellow fever.  On May 21, 1928 Dr. Noguchi succumbed to the disease he fought tirelessly to cure while working in Africa.

The event will be held on May 21, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at The Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, NY.

42nd JMSA Annual Spring Dinner

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Dear JMSA Family and Friends,

Please save the date for the 42nd JMSA Annual Spring Dinner.

Invitation and Reply card can be found here. Please start registering for the dinner! Invitations will be sent in the mail soon.
For Invitation: Click Here
For Reply Card: Click Here

Date: Saturday, 5/3/14 
Place: The New York Athletic Club, NYC.

The Evening will include a presentation of the 2014 Scholarship recipients.

There will be a special performance by Mr.Yuichiro Oda. (More Info Here).
Mr. Oda is an internationally acclaimed Music Producer, Composer, Musician, Vocalist. He has shared his songwriting and producing talents with many artists in Japan including: Ryuichi Sakamoto,Seiko Matsuda,and Toshihiko Tahara. In the United States, Mr. Oda has worked with artists such as Tom Scott,Ernie Watts, George Duke,The Brothers Johnson and Larry Carlto.

Hope you can join us for JMSA's most memorable Annual Dinner ever! 

As guests have said in the past "These dinners keep getting better!!"

Sincerely,

JMSA Annual Dinner Committee

Event at Japan Society - Unlocking the Secret of Global Health Victories

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