FUKUSHIMA Lives on the Line

chap.IFukushima Medical University Girds for BattleFUKUSHIMA: Lives on the Line614/1•Start of Academic Year 2011, Clinical Residency Program•Acceptance of donations4/11•Compilation of the “Contagious Disease Prevention Guidebook” to help prevent the spread of contagious diseases in evacuation centers and schools4/12•Change in the university website’s homepage to the current page (Addressing the disaster)4/19•Posting messages from young university faculty entitled “Working Hard on Disaster Medicine on the Ground”•Young faculty from the School of Medicine and School of Nursing, student volunteers (Schools of Medicine and Nursing), residents, and nursing department (university hospital webpage)4/28•Results of radiation measurement of the university’s indoor environments and outdoor monitoring as of 4/285/6•Added French translation of “Real-Time Outdoor Air Radiation Measurements within the University Campus,” as “Niveaux de Radiation a l’air libre a Fukushima Medical University” •Medical team from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan joins our medical team as international medical support5/9•Speech delivered by the University President at the 2011 Fukushima Medical University Entrance Ceremony held on May 65/10•Posting videos of lectures about radiation held at the university (Professor Shun-ichi Yamashita [Friday, May 6] and Professor Naoki Matsuda [Friday, April 22])•Posting “Radiation Q&A” with Professor Shun-ichi Yamashita as supervising editor5/13•Results of Indoor Radiation Measurements as of 5/135/17•Updates on the Fukushima nuclear accident (Reference) [to the Department of Public Health]5/23•Receipt of donations and dosimeters from Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine5/24•Reduction of course and matriculation fees for student victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake6/16•Posting the university’s disaster-related articles in the June 13 edition of Igaku-Shoin’s New Medical World Weekly6/21•A lecture held on Sunday, July 10 at Fukushima City Live Screen open to the public (160 first-come first-served tickets) about correctly understanding radiation 6/27•Results of indoor radiation measurements as of 6/276/30•A briefing session held on Saturday, July 3 about Fukushima Medical University students’ disaster volunteer activities Entrance ceremony for 19 new residents starting in 2011Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine presented us with donations and dosimeters(http://fmu.ac.jp/index_shinsai.php)Fukushima Medical University: Disaster WebpageAs of April 1, 20112011