Report of Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2019 (Dr. Watanabe, Dr. Kama, Dr. Shinozaki, and Dr. Makino)

1. Detail
Term: 31 January – 3 February 2019
Venue: Center Grand Bangkok
    Convention Centre at
    Central World, Bangkok,
Participants from Gunma University:
 Dr. Hideomi Watanabe, Vice President
 Dr. Akinori Kama, Professor
 Dr. Hiromitsu Sinozaki, Professor
 Dr. Takatoshi Makino, Associate

2. Summary in brief
 The members of Gunma University Centre for Research and Training on IPE (the Centre) attended The Prince Mahidol Award Conference (PMAC) which is an annual international conference focusing on policy-related health issues of global significance (Photo 1.2).
 The members of the Centre discussed future collaborative activities with JICA staff briefly.
 The members of the Centre discussed future collaborative research with Dr. Wanicha Chuenkongkaew and Dr. Chanutta Ploylearmsang in terms of the efficacy for IPE which Mahidol University and Mahasarakham University will implement for students of Department of medical
and pharmacy.

3. A list of persons met during the Conference
1) Dr. Wanicha Chuenkongkaew, Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine,
  Mahidol University
2) Dr. Chanutta Ploylearmsang, Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University
3) Dr. Tomohiko Makino, Chief Advisor, The partnership project for global health and universal
  health coverage, Japan International Cooperation Agency


                Data: 7 February 2019
                On behalf of mission members: Dr. Takatoshi Makino