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Keio Medical Science Prize Ceremony & Lectures - Live Event

09.11.2023 Live Event des Medical Science Prize der Keio University, Japan - Partneruniversität der Medizinischen Fakultät der UzK

On behalf of the Keio University Medical Science Fund, we would like to share the information about 2023 Keio Medical Science Prize Ceremony and Commemorative Lecture.

Those events are streamed online in Japan time starting at 2 pm on Thu, Nov. 9th, 2023

We look forward to your participation.


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Thu, November 9th, 2023 *Japan Time

14:00-15:00 (JST*) Award Ceremony

15:10-17:45 (JST*) Commemorative Lectures (Laureates):

◆ Napoleone Ferrara, M.D.

Distinguished Professor of Pathology

Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology and Pharmacology

University of California San Diego

Lecture Title: “Angiogenesis: From Discovery to Therapy”

◆Kazutoshi Mori, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Biophysics Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University

Lecture Title: “Elucidation of Molecular Mechanism of the Unfolded Protein Response”


**About Keio University and The Keio Medical Science Prize**

Keio University, Japan’s oldest private university located in Tokyo, annually awards The Keio Medical Science Prize to recognize researchers who have made an outstanding contribution to the fields of medicine or the life sciences.

It is the only prize of its kind awarded by a Japanese university, and 9 laureates of this prize have later won the Nobel Prize.



Keio University Medical Science Fund

URL: https://www.ms-fund.keio.ac.jp/en/prize/