JAA Senior Week Lions Club Lecture Series

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The JMSA invites you to join us for two special lectures by our members at the JAA Senior Week Lions Club Lecture Series.

Date: September 17th

Location: Nikkei Jin Kai, 15 W. 44th St., 11th floor.Lions Club 001-1

 1 -2 PM:  Dr. Kamal Ramani
Part I: Experiences as a Medical Volunteer at the Disaster Site, Part II: Keys to a Long Life

3 - 3:45 PM: Dr. Naomi Hayashi
Diseases of the Eye: Early Detection, Coping and Treatment

 For more information about the rest of the Lecture Series lineup in Japanese, click read more. 

Fall Golf Outing 2011

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golfThe Fall JMSA Golf Outing will take place on Saturday, Oct. 15 at the Lake Isle Golf Course in Eastchester.  Please join us for some golf, Italian meal at a nearby restaurant after the round, and some prizes!   Please RSVP with Dr. John Belmonte: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Date: Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011
Tee time: 12 noon
Place:  Lake Isle Golf Course (Phone: 914-961-3453)
660 White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10583 
Fee: $130 per person 

New Appointments for Dr. Luis J. Fujimoto

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Dr. Luis J. Fujimoto has been appointed Treasurer/Secretary of the Osseointegration Foundation, and Chairman of the Osseointegration Foundation's Titanium Society. The Titanium Society selects the recipient of the Nobel Biocare Brånemark Osseointegration Award, an honor given annually to recognize an individual's impact on the field of implant dentistry.

JAA Senior Health Week 2011

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On Sept 24, 2011, seven of our members participated in the Japanese American Association's Senior Health Week by giving seminars on various medical and dental topics. Participants were Drs. Iwahara, Kano, Furuyama, Homma, Yanagisawa, Fujimoto, and Shimizu.

Japan Relief: Volunteer in Japan

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JMSA is helping Dr. Suzuki at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston to organize a Japanese Physician Reserve List for those willing to volunteer in Japan. This listserve was developed through TMAT, a specialized disaster relief medical team based on Tokushukai, Japan's largest private practice group. If you are interested in being listed, please contact Dr. Suzuki at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information:

Phone number at which you can be reached
Affiliation and specialty (specifically)
Degree (MD, PA, NP, NS, CMA, etc.)
Whether or not you have a license in Japan
Specific time and duration that you wish to volunteer

JMSAでは、今回の東北地方の大震災を受け日本でのボランティア活動を希望される医療関係者の方々にボストンのBrigham and Women’s Hospital の鈴木ありさ先生を通じ在米医療ボランティア・リザーブへの参加をご紹介しております。このボランティア・リザーブは、日本最大のプライベート・プラクティス・グループである徳州会内で立ち上げたTMATによるものです。TMATは、災害医療に特化したチームであり、現在までも国内外での活動実績があります。http://www.tmat.or.jp/

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