Dinner with Exchange Students

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On March 11th or 12th (sorry for the late notice), we will be having an informal dinner with exchange students from Tokyo Women's Medical College, who are currently taking part in clerkships at Mt. Sinai and Columbia. The date and time are undecided, but it will take place in Manhattan. If you are a medical student who would be interested in joining the get-together, please email Yoshi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information. Thanks!

Members in Training Get-Together

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Our student/resident/fellow get-together in Korean Town had a great turnout. We will stay in touch to encourage the active involvement of young members in the Japanese medical community. Please click "Read more..." for photos.

Summer Party 2009!

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JMSA would like to invite all members in training to the annual Summer Dinner Party. Last year's party was a success (click here for photos), and we will continue the tradition of delicious food, fun entertainment, and great company.

Date: Sunday, August 16th
Time: 4:00PM ~
Location: Cafe Evergreen (1288 1st Ave & 69th Street)

Please click here to purchase tickets. Early bird prices are available until August 9th.
Thank you, and hope to see you there!

Golf Outing

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We will be holding our first JMSA Golf Outing on Saturday June 27, 2009. The event will be held at the Centennial Golf Club, and the fee is $175 per person. The round will be followed by a meal and awarding of prizes for performances both good and bad. We are still looking for two more players to complete our group. We welcome anyone with love for the sport of golf, no matter what your handicap is (we have seasoned players as well as true beginners in our group). If you are interested, please contact Dr. Makoto Iwahara at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Japan Day 2009

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Come enjoy the 3rd annual Japan Day at Central Park!

JMSA physician and student volunteers will be at the Wellness Checkup tent.


Find details at: http://japandaynyc.org/main/


Date: May 31st (Sunday), 2009

Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Place: New York City, Central Park's East Meadow

How to get there: 6 train to 96th street station, entrance at 5th ave and 97th st