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No Image 51st Breakfast Meeting - New Year Speech by Dr Kiyoshi Kurokawa>
date2014-12-22
On Wednesday 21st January, HGPI will hold its first Breakfast Meeting of the year 2015. On this occa......read more>

Dialogue「Lower House General Election 2014: Reading the Party Manifestos」 Dialogue「Lower House General Election 2014: Reading the Party Manifestos」>
date2014-12-02
On December 1, HGPI Executive Director, Toshio Miyata, and President, Kohei Onozaki, provided analys......read more>

50th Breakfast Meeting: Issues and Recommendations on Cancer Survivorship 50th Breakfast Meeting: Issues and Recommendations on Cancer Survivorship>
date2014-11-25
Since its establishment, HGPI has been involved in activities related to cancer, making policy recom......read more>

(Event Report) Taking Action on Dementia: Opportunities for Social Investment- A G7 Global Dementia Legacy Event Private Sector Side Meeting (Event Report) Taking Action on Dementia: Opportunities for Social Investment- A G7 Global Dementia Legacy Event Private Sector Side Meeting>
date2014-11-07
Coinciding with the Global Dementia Legacy Event hosted by the Japanese government November 5-6, 201......read more>

Global Dementia Legacy Event Japan   Remarks by HGPI's Kiyoshi Kurokawa Global Dementia Legacy Event Japan Remarks by HGPI's Kiyoshi Kurokawa>
date2014-11-06
Kiyoshi Kurokawa, HGPI Chairman, provided remarks throughout the November 5-6 Global Dementia Legacy......read more>

No Image (Report)the Integrated Health and Lifestyle Support Project for Elderly People Living in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture>
date2014-10-31
The Health and Global Policy Institute has released a report of the Integrated Health and Lifestyle......read more>

(Event Report) 27th Special Breakfast Meeting“617 Days as Minister of the MHLW” featuring former Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, Mr. Norihisa Tamura (Event Report) 27th Special Breakfast Meeting“617 Days as Minister of the MHLW” featuring former Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, Mr. Norihisa Tamura>
date2014-10-27
Health and Global Policy Institute held a special event in Tokyo on October 27, 2014 entitled, “617 ......read more>

 (Publication) New book published by HGPI’s Toshio Miyata, Pharmaceutical Industry in Crisis: Growth strategy for survival (Elsevier, 2014) (Publication) New book published by HGPI’s Toshio Miyata, Pharmaceutical Industry in Crisis: Growth strategy for survival (Elsevier, 2014)>
date2014-10-25
HGPI’s Executive Director, Toshio Miyata has recently published a new book on the pharmaceutical i......read more>

(Event Report) 49th HGPI Breakfast Meeting Mental Health Challenges and Mental Health Support of Nuclear Power Plant Workers in Fukushima (Event Report) 49th HGPI Breakfast Meeting Mental Health Challenges and Mental Health Support of Nuclear Power Plant Workers in Fukushima>
date2014-10-22
As part of the disaster relief activities after the Great East Japan Earthquake (3.11), Health and......read more>

(Event Report) Global Health Summer Program 2014 (Event Report) Global Health Summer Program 2014>
date2014-09-12
Each year, HGPI’s Global Health Summer Program (GHSP) gathers 10-20 university students and young pr......read more>

(Event Report) Special Forum: Current healthcare priorities in Japan (Event Report) Special Forum: Current healthcare priorities in Japan>
date2014-08-29
Re-emerging Japanese strategy, pharmaceutical net sales, mixed medical treatment, health care strate......read more>

(Closed event)Health and Global Policy Institute Forum  “Post 3.11 – Protecting disaster survivors' health 3.5 years after the disaster–” (Closed event)Health and Global Policy Institute Forum “Post 3.11 – Protecting disaster survivors' health 3.5 years after the disaster–”>
date2014-07-18
Three years have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake (3.11). In the face of a variety of ......read more>

No Image (Announcement) Notice of President and Board Member Changes>
date2014-06-30
The Board of Directors of Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI) held a meeting on June 27, 2014 ......read more>

(Report) Health Policy Summit 2014 On the Frontier of the Future for Japan and the World (Report) Health Policy Summit 2014 On the Frontier of the Future for Japan and the World>
date2014-06-18
HGPI hosts a summit every year gathering leaders from many different sectors to discuss the most sig......read more>

(Report) 48th Breakfast Meeting - Clinical Research Ethics by Dr. Iekuni Ichikawa (Report) 48th Breakfast Meeting - Clinical Research Ethics by Dr. Iekuni Ichikawa>
date2014-06-04
Researchers’ ethics have been questioned due to traces of manipulated essays, falsified data, and fr......read more>

「2014 World Malaria Day Event, April 25, 2014」 「2014 World Malaria Day Event, April 25, 2014」>
date2014-06-02
According to a WHO report released in December 2013, there were approximately 207 million cases of m......read more>

(Report) “UK Workshop on Health and Medical Innovation, Regulatory Science” (Report) “UK Workshop on Health and Medical Innovation, Regulatory Science”>
date2014-05-22
On April 1st, 2014 (Tuesday), Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI) held the “UK Workshop on Hea......read more>

No Image Dr. Kurokawa has been appointed as a member of the World Dementia Council >
date2014-05-21
Dr Kiyoshi Kirokawa, Chairman of the HGPI, has been appointed as a member of the World Dementia Cou......read more>

The First Meeting of the Parliamentary Caucus on Strategies to Address Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease The First Meeting of the Parliamentary Caucus on Strategies to Address Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease>
date2014-05-15
On April 18, 2014, the Parliamentary Caucus on strategies to address chronic obstructive pulmonary ......read more>

 (Japan Business Press Article)April 28, 2014; -An International Medical Assistance Organization's View of Typhoon Yolanda- Considering the future of international medical assistance(2) (Japan Business Press Article)April 28, 2014; -An International Medical Assistance Organization's View of Typhoon Yolanda- Considering the future of international medical assistance(2)>
date2014-04-28
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

 (Japan Business Press Article)April 21, 2014; -An International Medical Assistance Organization's View of Typhoon Yolanda- Considering the future of international medical assistance(1) (Japan Business Press Article)April 21, 2014; -An International Medical Assistance Organization's View of Typhoon Yolanda- Considering the future of international medical assistance(1)>
date2014-04-21
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

Conference on Providing Ongoing Support to the Disaster Areas in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture Conference on Providing Ongoing Support to the Disaster Areas in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture>
date2014-04-01
Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI) visited Yamada town in Iwate Prefecture and the Iwate Pref......read more>

 Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The Third “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The Third “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village>
date2014-03-18
On March 15, 2014, the third installment of Hamarassen Kitchen (program details here) took pla......read more>

 (Report) 4th Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion (Report) 4th Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion>
date2014-03-11
The previous three seminars focused on end of life (EOL) care in terms of time, space and other per......read more>

Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The Second “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The Second “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village>
date2014-02-28
The second installment of Hamarassen Kitchen (program details here) took place on February 23, 2014 ......read more>

GUAM+Japan: Healthcare workshop and discussion GUAM+Japan: Healthcare workshop and discussion>
date2014-02-21
On Wednesday, February 19, HGPI’s Chairman, Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, met with government officials in h......read more>

(Posting Report) “Investing in Health: The Key to Economic Development in Africa” (Posting Report) “Investing in Health: The Key to Economic Development in Africa”>
date2014-02-20
The following report is based on the May 31, 2013 symposium, “Investing in Health: The Key to Econom......read more>

(Report) 47th Breakfast Meeting - New Year Speech by Dr Kiyoshi Kurokawa (Report) 47th Breakfast Meeting - New Year Speech by Dr Kiyoshi Kurokawa>
date2014-02-03
On Thursday, January 30, HGPI held its first Breakfast Meeting of the year. On this occasion, Dr. Ki......read more>

(Report) Health Policy Summit 2014 On the Frontier of the Future for Japan and the World (Report) Health Policy Summit 2014 On the Frontier of the Future for Japan and the World>
date2014-01-31
■Summary With the 2013 House of Councillors election putting an end to the so-called “twisted Diet” ......read more>

HGPI ranked #17 amongst health policy think tanks around the world HGPI ranked #17 amongst health policy think tanks around the world>
date2014-01-23
The institute was ranked 17th amongst health policy think tanks worldwide by the University of Penns......read more>

Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The 1st “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village Commissioned Project by the Reconstruction Agency: The 1st “Hamarassen” Kitchen in Genki Village>
date2014-01-21
On January 12 (Sunday) 2014, “Hamarassen Kitchen,” a project of the creation of “New Tohoku” by the......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)January 17, 2014;  Solutions for Global Aging (2): Local level health care reform in the era of big data (Japan Business Press Article)January 17, 2014; Solutions for Global Aging (2): Local level health care reform in the era of big data >
date2014-01-17
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Research Report) (Research Report) "The result of the Study of the Social Economic Burden of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)">
date2014-01-16
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is expected to become the third leading cause of deat......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)January 10, 2014;  Solutions for Global Aging (1) (Japan Business Press Article)January 10, 2014; Solutions for Global Aging (1)>
date2014-01-10
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Report)Round Table Discussion “The Current Situation and the Future Possibility of Medical IT in Japan and the U.S.” (Report)Round Table Discussion “The Current Situation and the Future Possibility of Medical IT in Japan and the U.S.”>
date2013-12-20
The Health and Global Policy Institute held a roundtable discussion on December 11th, 2013(Wednesday......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)December 20, 2013; The Global Impact of Regenerative Medicine (Japan Business Press Article)December 20, 2013; The Global Impact of Regenerative Medicine>
date2013-12-20
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

24th Special Breakfast Meeting “What should we do for healthcare reform? The National Insurance System for every citizen in Japan and overseas” 24th Special Breakfast Meeting “What should we do for healthcare reform? The National Insurance System for every citizen in Japan and overseas”>
date2013-12-19
We have welcomed Dr. Satoshi Ezoe, Deputy Director of the Department of Health and Welfare......read more>

(Report) 46th Breakfast Meeting (Report) 46th Breakfast Meeting>
date2013-12-12
On the 12th Dec 2013 (Thursday), the Health and Global Policy Institute hold its 46th Regular Breakf......read more>

(Seats are already full) 47th Breakfast Meeting - New Year Speech by Dr Kiyoshi Kurokawa (Seats are already full) 47th Breakfast Meeting - New Year Speech by Dr Kiyoshi Kurokawa>
date2013-12-12
On Thursday, 30th January, HGPI will hold a New Year Special Breakfast Meeting. On this occasion, Dr......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)December 6, 2013; Women’s and Children’s Health: Not only for the overweight, lifestyle diseases affect underweight women (Japan Business Press Article)December 6, 2013; Women’s and Children’s Health: Not only for the overweight, lifestyle diseases affect underweight women>
date2013-12-06
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Report) Second Seminar (Report) Second Seminar "Solution for Global Health Issues - Key player in Global Health Research and Development -">
date2013-12-05
In recent years, there has been rapid economic growth in some developing countries, which is seen as......read more>

(Report) NCD Japan Forum 2013 – The Role of Japan in International NCD control (Report) NCD Japan Forum 2013 – The Role of Japan in International NCD control>
date2013-11-30
Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI) supports the promotional activity of NCD control by placin......read more>

(Report) COPD health and its social impact – the report of the study meeting of the nonpartisan Diet members (Report) COPD health and its social impact – the report of the study meeting of the nonpartisan Diet members>
date2013-11-28
On 2013.11.18, HGPI had successfully organized a study meeting for nonpartisan Diet members at the M......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)November 22, 2013; Living with Cancer in Japan: Cancer survivorship (Japan Business Press Article)November 22, 2013; Living with Cancer in Japan: Cancer survivorship>
date2013-11-22
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)November 15, 2013;  Disaster Medical Care in the United States (3): The case for a broad perspective (Japan Business Press Article)November 15, 2013; Disaster Medical Care in the United States (3): The case for a broad perspective >
date2013-11-15
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)November 8, 2013;  Disaster Medical Care in the United States (2): Leadership during and after disaster (Japan Business Press Article)November 8, 2013; Disaster Medical Care in the United States (2): Leadership during and after disaster>
date2013-11-08
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

 (Report) Seminar (Report) Seminar "Solution for Global Health Issues -Public and Private Partnership-">
date2013-11-05
In recent years, there has been rapid economic growth in some developing countries which is seen as ......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)November 1, 2013; Disaster Medical Care in the United States (1): Development and history (Japan Business Press Article)November 1, 2013; Disaster Medical Care in the United States (1): Development and history>
date2013-11-01
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

No Image Advocate “Japanese version of National Institute of Health Initiative” to Japanese Government >
date2013-10-31
Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Chairman of Health and Global Policy Institute has attended the 4th Council me......read more>

No Image A Draft Law of Addressing Alcohol-Related Health Problems Will be Submitted to the Extraordinary Diet Session>
date2013-10-25
On October 24, 2013, the Federation of Diet Members for Alcohol Problem, which is formed by a group ......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)October 25, 2013; Light and Shadows of Northern European Countries (2) (Japan Business Press Article)October 25, 2013; Light and Shadows of Northern European Countries (2) >
date2013-10-25
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Report) 2nd Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion (Report) 2nd Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion>
date2013-10-23
The first seminar opened interactive dialogue and discussion on how to materialize ideal End on Life......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)October 17, 2013; Light and Shadows of Northern European Countries (1): Issues in the Swedish health care system (Japan Business Press Article)October 17, 2013; Light and Shadows of Northern European Countries (1): Issues in the Swedish health care system >
date2013-10-17
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Upcoming Event) Seminar (Upcoming Event) Seminar "Solution for Global Health Issues -Public and Private Partnership-">
date2013-10-11
*Application form is the bottom.In recent years, there has been rapid economic growth in some develo......read more>

23rd Special Breakfast Meeting “Innovative Financing for Global Health” 23rd Special Breakfast Meeting “Innovative Financing for Global Health”>
date2013-10-10
We welcomed Dr. Denis Broun, Executive Director of UNITAID, and Dr. BT Slingsby, Executive Director ......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)October 4, 2013; Healthcare System in The Netherlands (2): The use of IT and home health care (Japan Business Press Article)October 4, 2013; Healthcare System in The Netherlands (2): The use of IT and home health care>
date2013-10-04
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)September 27, 2013; Healthcare System in The Netherlands (1): 20 years of reconstruction (Japan Business Press Article)September 27, 2013; Healthcare System in The Netherlands (1): 20 years of reconstruction>
date2013-09-27
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)September 20, 2013;  The High Suicide Rate in Japan (3): Saving lives through human connections (Japan Business Press Article)September 20, 2013;  The High Suicide Rate in Japan (3): Saving lives through human connections>
date2013-09-20
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Report) 45th Breakfast Meeting (Report) 45th Breakfast Meeting>
date2013-09-19
In May 2013, as a result of how the Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie had boldly shared her experienc......read more>

(Report) (Report) "Suicide in Japan associated with economic issues, and policy recommendations for its prevention">
date2013-09-13
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(Japan Business Press Article)September 13, 2013; The High Suicide Rate in Japan (2): Suicide prevention in Japan and four main risk factors of suicide (Japan Business Press Article)September 13, 2013; The High Suicide Rate in Japan (2): Suicide prevention in Japan and four main risk factors of suicide>
date2013-09-13
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)September 6, 2013; The High Suicide Rate in Japan (1): Save our youth and middle-aged men! (Japan Business Press Article)September 6, 2013; The High Suicide Rate in Japan (1): Save our youth and middle-aged men!>
date2013-09-06
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

Palliative/Hospice care field trip in USA Palliative/Hospice care field trip in USA>
date2013-08-25
In line with the Yamada healthcare reconstruction project, HGPI and Project Hope had collaborated w......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)August 23, 2013; Financial Incentives for Routine Walking: Urgent request for a system of health promotion and preventative medicine (Japan Business Press Article)August 23, 2013; Financial Incentives for Routine Walking: Urgent request for a system of health promotion and preventative medicine>
date2013-08-23
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)August 16, 2013;  A 3 Minute Medical Consultation After a 3 Hour Wait? Roles of Local Health Care Institutions (Japan Business Press Article)August 16, 2013;  A 3 Minute Medical Consultation After a 3 Hour Wait? Roles of Local Health Care Institutions>
date2013-08-16
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

(Japan Business Press Article)August 9, 2013; Uniform Management of Health Data Could Save Two Trillion Yen: Doctor visits for duplicate and unnecessary prescriptions make up 7.5% of total medical costs (Japan Business Press Article)August 9, 2013; Uniform Management of Health Data Could Save Two Trillion Yen: Doctor visits for duplicate and unnecessary prescriptions make up 7.5% of total medical costs>
date2013-08-09
The People's Health SeriesA policy discussion led by Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa with input from domestic a......read more>

NCD Alliance Japan Official Website Open NCD Alliance Japan Official Website Open>
date2013-08-05
With the support of NCD Alliance, NCD Alliance Japan is positioned to gather NCDs stakeholders in Ja......read more>

(Report)Global Health Summer Program 2013 (Report)Global Health Summer Program 2013>
date2013-08-01
Continuing on from last year, Health and Global Policy Institute organized a “Forth Global Health ......read more>

22th Special Breakfast Meeting “The Current Status and Future Direction of   Japan’s Mental Health Policy” 22th Special Breakfast Meeting “The Current Status and Future Direction of Japan’s Mental Health Policy”>
date2013-07-25
To speak on the theme of “The Current Status and Future Direction of Japan’s Mental Health Policy”, ......read more>

1st Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion – Think philosophy of life and death 1st Series on EOL (End of life) Care discussion – Think philosophy of life and death>
date2013-07-05
In Japan which faces a rapid ageing of the population, it is very important to discuss “How to age ......read more>

44th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series 3 - “Religion and Healthcare” 44th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series 3 - “Religion and Healthcare”>
date2013-06-27
On the 27th June 2013 (Thursday), the Health and Global Policy Institute held its 44th Regular......read more>

Over Cancer Together Campaign Official Website Open Over Cancer Together Campaign Official Website Open>
date2013-06-03
“Over Cancer Together” was started following Japan’s selection as the third country for the im......read more>

 29 Apr – 1 May 2013“United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Mental Well-being, Disability and Development” (Kuala Lumpur) 29 Apr – 1 May 2013“United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Mental Well-being, Disability and Development” (Kuala Lumpur)>
date2013-06-01
“United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Mental Well-being, Disability and Development” was hel......read more>

International Symposium 2013  Investments in Health: The key to Economic Development in Africa International Symposium 2013 Investments in Health: The key to Economic Development in Africa>
date2013-05-31
With interest in African markets growing, the challenge of sustaining healthy workforces and consu......read more>

(Report) HGPI introduced approach on NCD at the 25th Quadrennial Congress held by International Council of Nurses (Report) HGPI introduced approach on NCD at the 25th Quadrennial Congress held by International Council of Nurses>
date2013-05-23
International Council of Nurses was held “The 25th Quadrennial Congress” during May 18- 23rd, ......read more>

CSIS-HGPI collaborative Research “Japan’s Global Health Policy ―Developing a Comprehensive Approach in a Period of Economic Stress” CSIS-HGPI collaborative Research “Japan’s Global Health Policy ―Developing a Comprehensive Approach in a Period of Economic Stress”>
date2013-05-22
CSIS-HGPI co-published report “Japan’s Global Health Policy – Developing a Comprehensive Approach ......read more>

21st Special Breakfast Meeting “Corporate Contributions to Patient-Centered Activity” 21st Special Breakfast Meeting “Corporate Contributions to Patient-Centered Activity”>
date2013-05-21
We welcomed from the United States Paula Kim, a highly renowned patient advocate with extensive expe......read more>

43rd Breakfast Meeting -Dr. Rene Duignan, the director of the film “Saving 10,000: Winning a War on Suicide in Japan”- 43rd Breakfast Meeting -Dr. Rene Duignan, the director of the film “Saving 10,000: Winning a War on Suicide in Japan”->
date2013-04-12
Number of suicides in Japan in 2012 was reduced to 27,766 people by approximately 10% compared to th......read more>

No Image Japan’s Global Health Policy: Challenges and Opportunities>
date2013-03-29
In recent years, there has been growing worldwide attention focused on global health, and recognitio......read more>

42th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series-② 42th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series-② "Civil Activities and Medical Services ~SAFECAST Approaches to Radiation Data~">
date2013-03-14
On the 14th March 2013 (Thursday), the Health and Global Policy Institute held its 42th Regular Bre......read more>

"The Health Policy Summit 2013" Report>
date2013-03-06
On February 22, Health and Global Policy Institute hosted Health Policy Summit 2013(Supported by: M......read more>

Conference on Providing Ongoing Support to the Disaster Areas in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture Conference on Providing Ongoing Support to the Disaster Areas in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture>
date2013-02-19
On the 31 January 2013, Fred Gerber, Director of Japan support operations at the international ......read more>

Conference on a Health and Lifestyle Support System for Citizens affected by the Disaster in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture Conference on a Health and Lifestyle Support System for Citizens affected by the Disaster in Yamada Town, Iwate Prefecture>
date2013-02-18
On the 24-25 of January 2013, HGPI Senior Associates Kazumi Kubota and Mariko Oyamada visited the t......read more>

HGPI ranked in the top 19 think tanks worldwide in the field of health policy HGPI ranked in the top 19 think tanks worldwide in the field of health policy>
date2013-01-23
The institute has been ranked in the top 19 think tanks worldwide in the field of health policy, acc......read more>

41th Breakfast Meeting “New Vision for 2013” 41th Breakfast Meeting “New Vision for 2013”>
date2013-01-21
On January 21, the Institute held another in our series of Breakfast Meetings. On this occasion, Dr.......read more>

20th Special Breakfast Meeting  20th Special Breakfast Meeting "New Partnerships in Global Health -Innovative Approaches of USAID-">
date2013-01-09
Our Institute held a special breakfast meeting on January 9th, 2013. This time, we welcomed Dr. Jay ......read more>

(Update) Report on Symposium “Global Health and Corporate Strategy: Varied and Innovative Models” (Update) Report on Symposium “Global Health and Corporate Strategy: Varied and Innovative Models”>
date2012-12-25
The symposium “Global Health and Corporate Strategy: Varied and Innovative Models” was hosted in c......read more>

Activities Report for the Integrated Health and Lifestyle Support Project for the Elderly: Site Visit and Opinion Exchange Session on Local Resident Healthcare Support in Ishinomaki Activities Report for the Integrated Health and Lifestyle Support Project for the Elderly: Site Visit and Opinion Exchange Session on Local Resident Healthcare Support in Ishinomaki>
date2012-12-18
On the 18 December 2012, the Health and Global Policy Institute and the Leading Aging Society Forum ......read more>

40th Breakfast Meeting 40th Breakfast Meeting "General Practitioner: Current situation and future prospects in Japan">
date2012-12-13
On December 13th, 2012, the Health and Global Policy Institute was hosted its 40th Regular Breakfast......read more>

HGPI Morning Lecture “Thinking about Decision Making Processes in Global Health Policy” HGPI Morning Lecture “Thinking about Decision Making Processes in Global Health Policy”>
date2012-12-05
 Japan previously used its strong initiative to help stimulate the move toward the creation of the......read more>

Reception to Mark the Launch of the Cancer Survivor Empowerment Campaign ‘Over Cancer Together’ Reception to Mark the Launch of the Cancer Survivor Empowerment Campaign ‘Over Cancer Together’>
date2012-12-04
On the 14 November, representatives of the American Cancer Society and the Livestrong Foundation cam......read more>

No Image Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Chairmen of HGPI, wins the 2012 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Award for Scientific Freedom and Responsibility>
date2012-12-04
Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Chairmen of HGPI, wins the 2012 American Association for the Advancement of S......read more>

No Image Launch of the Integrated Health and Lifestyle Support Project for Elderly People in Yamada Town>
date2012-12-04
The Health and Global Policy Institute has recently launched the “Integrated Health and Lifestyle Su......read more>

No Image Kurokawa named as one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers of 2012>
date2012-11-27
Our Chairman, Kiyoshi Kurokawa named as one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers of 2012 by the Foreign P......read more>

Measures for Disaster Recovery: Conference on the Future Form of Elderly Care Measures for Disaster Recovery: Conference on the Future Form of Elderly Care>
date2012-11-02
On the 29 October 2012, discussions were held between individuals involved in the recovery effo......read more>

“Problems Resulting from Harmful Use of Alcohol and Countermeasures for Tackling this Issue” 19th Special Breakfast Meeting Report “Problems Resulting from Harmful Use of Alcohol and Countermeasures for Tackling this Issue” 19th Special Breakfast Meeting Report >
date2012-10-25
On the 25 October 2012, the Health and Global Policy Institute held a corporate breakfast meeting f......read more>

Diet Member Study Session “Problems Resulting from Harmful Use of Alcohol and Countermeasures for Tackling this Issue” Diet Member Study Session “Problems Resulting from Harmful Use of Alcohol and Countermeasures for Tackling this Issue” >
date2012-10-25
On the 25 October 2012, the Health and Global Policy Institute hosted another ‘Bipartisan Congressio......read more>

No Image Global Health Research Report: “Japanese Corporate Initiatives in Global Health: Case Studies and Policy Recommendations”>
date2012-10-10
There are three years remaining until the end of the time period set for the achievement of the Mi......read more>

39th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series-① 39th Breakfast Meeting - Alternative Approaches to Healthcare Series-① "Art and Medicine ~Clinical Art Approaches to Dementia">
date2012-09-27
On the 27 September 2012 (Thursday), the Health and Global Policy Institute held its 39th Regular Br......read more>

No Image LAF, ACS and HGPI Launch Patient Empowerment Project in Japan>
date2012-09-08
On 28th August, the Lance Armstrong Foundation, with partner American Cancer Society (ACS) and lead......read more>