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Brazil: Doctor Training Program

HICARE invited a doctor from Brazil for one-month of training.

Name and position:

Julio Shoiti Yamano
Staff physician of clinical medicine and cardiology
Santa Cruz Hospital


March 5 to March 27, 2007

With Dr. Yoshizumi, Professor, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, and traning staff

Training Organizations (in order of occurrence):

Hiroshima University Hospital
Hiroshima University Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine
Hiroshima A-bomb Casualty Council
Grand Tower Medical Court (hospital)
Radiation Effects Research Foundation
Mazda Hospital

Training Course:

Diagnosis of radiation disorders (Hematology)


It was a good training about radiation effects on the human body - effects that are still in research in genetic damage (DNA).

Medical Activities in Brazil:

I attend patients admitted in Santa Cruz Hospital either from the emergency room or the office that need care in internal medicine or cardiology. In addition to that I attend patients in my own office.