Kyushu University Projects

This page introduces the activities between Kyushu University and major 13 countries and regions in Asia and Oceanian region. Please refer to the Asia and Oceania Database for more details.
* Name of each country/region follows the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan. They are listed by alphabetical order.

Telemedicine Development Center of Asia, International Medical Department, Kyushu University Hospital

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Short Description:

Telemedicine Development Center of Asia (TEMDEC) was set up in 2008 to organize attractive, effective remote education, involving interactive discussions in various medical fields, whereby medical institutions in different countries are connected by the Internet. Since its establishment, TEMDEC has deepened cooperative relationships with medical professionals and engineers around the world. We have supported many remote education programs, such as international webinars, case conferences, and live demonstrations of advanced surgery and endoscopy. In that way, TEMDEC has helped share the latest medical knowledge and accumulate the experience of experts in various medical fields. We at TEMDEC are also actively engaged in remote medical consultation around the world.

Our main activities are as follows.

①Remote Medical Education: Organizing a variety of programs)

②Remote Patient Care: Tele-consultations for international patient care

③Development and Application of New Technology: Transmitting higher quality images and sounds

④Development of Attractive Contents: Collaboration with non-medical institutions

⑤Hub of Asian Telemedicine Activities: Secretariat of Medical Working Group in Asia-Pacific Advanced Network (APAN)

⑥Technical and Operational Support: Advising and supporting online meeting

九州大学病院 国際医療部 アジア遠隔医療開発センター

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