Medicine in Japan and Germany
4th Japanese-German Symposium
jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.
Date: April 30 – May 1, 1999
Venue: Göttingen, Germany
The symposium lectures were published as Conference Proceedings No. 2.
Friday April 30, 1999
Moderation: Dr. Uwe Czarnetzki (Chairman of Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.):
14.00 Welcoming Remarks
14.30 Prof. Dr. Kumao Toyoshima (Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo; Director Sumitomo Hospital):
Proposal for prevention and treatment of cancer based on recent progress of cancer research
15.30 Coffee break
16.00 Prof. Dr. Erhard Rosner (University of Göttingen, Institute for East-Asian Studies):
Chinese Medicine in Japan from its Beginnings to the 20th Century: Convergence and Irritation
17.00 Dr. Christian Oberländer (The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine):
The Japanese Health Care System between Aging and Internationalization: Opportunities for German-Japanese Cooperation
19.00 Transfer by bus to restaurant 'Rathskeller'
Saturday May 1, 1999
09.00 Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Michel-Zaitsu (Kyushu University, Institute of Languages and Cultures):
Inner Landscapes – Japan's Reception of Western Conceptions of the Body
10.00 Coffee Break
10.30 Dr. Heidrun Reissenweber (University of Munich, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Research Unit for Japanese Phytotherapy):
Integration of Japanese Phytotherapy (Kampo) into modern Medicine
11.30 Mrs. Michiko Nakagawa-Fehlberg (practical doctor):
Delivery in Germany and in Japan
14.00 Annual Assembly, Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.