Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
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