Welcoming Nihon University of Pharmacy, Japan

In the morning of September 23rd, 2019, the delegation of Nihon University of Pharmacy, Japan, led by Prof. Dr. Minoru Tsuzuki - Vice President, paid a working visit to Hanoi University of Pharmacy.

Nihon University of Pharmacy, Japan, belonging to Tsuzuki Education Group, has a kindergarten-to-university educational system, and practice establishment in companies specializing in research on Kampo, traditional Japanese medicines. The University has 2 majors, Health Business - Pharmaceutical and Pharmaceutical Science with a total of nearly 1700 students per year. After visiting the laboratory of the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology and the campus, the delegation had a meeting with representatives of Hanoi University of Pharmacy and related departments.

At the meeting, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Dinh Thi Thanh Hai - Vice Rector of University of Pharmacy agreed with several cooperation orientations orientations of cooperation in the coming period as follows: (1) Cooperation on training: Deploying the exchange programs for lecturers and students for short-term course or postgraduate course on fields of mutual interest. It is expected that this program will begin soon, in July 2020. (2) Regarding scientific research: prior direction will be considered and exchanged directly between research groups of the two universities, especially in the field of traditional pharmacy and medicine in both Vietnam and Japan.

After that, the signing ceremony of Cooperation Agreement between both sides in cooperation in training, scientific research and exchange programs of lecturers and students has taken place.

At the end of the meeting, Prof.Dr. Minoru Tsuzuki thanked for the warm welcome from Hanoi University of Pharmacy and hoped that the cooperation between the two universities in training and scientific research would be strengthened in the coming period.