Asano-Gonnella Center for Research in Medical Education & Health Care

Visiting Scholars

The Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care periodically hosts researchers from other institutions.  

Yoshihisa Asano, PhD
The Founder, Trustee of Noguchi Medical Research Institute
President, CEO of Noguchi Medical Research Corp. Tokyo, Japan


Americo Cicchetti, PhD
Professor of Healthcare Management
Faculty of Economics
Universitá Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy


Manuel João Costa, PhD
Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Medical Education Unit
School of Health Sciences, University of Minho
Campus de Gualtar Braga, Portugal


Carlos Manuel Morais da Costa, PhD
Professor Health Management
Director of Hospital Administration Post Graduate Course
Vice Director of the National College of Public Health Lisbon, Portugal


George France, MA
Associate, Institute for the Study of Regionalism, Federalism, Self-Government Italian National Research Council. Rome, Italy


Adelina Alcorta-G de González, MD, PhD
Chief, Department of Psychiatry
University Hospital “Jose E. Gonzalez”
Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Medical College Monterrey, N.L. Mexico


Kimitaka Kaga, MD, PhD
Emeritus Professor, University of Tokyo
Director, National Institute of Sensory Organs
National Tokyo Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan


Hitomi Kataoka, MD
Professor, Department of Primary Care & Medical Education
Okayama University College of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Okayama, Japan


David M. Macfadyen, MB, ChB, MSc, FRCPEdin.
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians
Edinburgh, Scotland


Lamberto Manzoli, MD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health
Section of Epidemiology & Public Health
University “G. d’Annunzio” of Chieti Italy


Nuno Jorge Carvalho de Sousa, MD, PhD
Professor of Clinical Neurosciences
Life and Health Science Research Institute (ICVS)
College of Health Sciences – University of Minho


Dae Hun Suh, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Dermatology
Seoul National University College of Medicine
Seoul, Korea


Francesco Taroni, MD
Professor of Social Medicine, Department of Post College of Specialization in Legal and Social Medicine
University of Bologna, Agenzia Sanitaria Regionale of Emilia-Romagna Region
Bologna, Italy


Yoshimasa Umesato, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Health Care Service Management
Nihon University College of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan


Michiyasu Yoshiara, MD
Chairman, The Board of Directors
Japan Association for Development of
Community Medicine (JADECOM)
Tokyo, Japan