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INFOM international seminar and workshop

Notice of INFOM international seminar and workshop

INFOM will hold an international seminar in May 2019. This is an original workshop targeted to clinician qualifications for certificated physician of forest medicine. The INFOM international certificate of completion will be handed to the doctors who will complete this course.
This seminar is not just for doctors, but anyone who are interested in Shinrin-Yoku can also be participated in. The INFOM Seminar certificate of completion for non-doctor is also available on chargeable basis.

Date May 18-19, 2019
Place Uenomura-village, Gunma prefecture, Japan
Number of people 30
Expenses First time participant: 70,000 JPY (1st day 30,000 JPY, 2ndday 40,000 JPY)
On and after the second visit: 50,000 JPY (1stday 20,000 JPY, 2ndday 30,000 JPY)
+INFOM Seminar certificate of completion issuance fee 10,000 JPY
(All expenses will be added by 8% of consumption tax)

*Accommodation and transportation will be about 12,000 JPY which will be paid direct to parties concerned by yourself
Deadline Mar 31, 2019
Payment method: Under consideration
(please contact: shinrinyoku2018@gmail.com)

*Application for entry and further more information, please contact the secretary.
shinrinyoku2018@gmail.com

-Day 1- May 18, 2019

Time table

-Day 1- Program (13:00-16:00)

  1. Introduction of INFOM
    Michiko Imai, MD, PhD (President of INFOM)
  2. 2-1 'The history and new trend on Forest Medicine in the world.'
    2-2 'Effect of forest therapy (Forest bathing/Shinrin-yoku) on human immune function'

    Qing Li, MD, PhD (Nippon Medical School Hospital, Vice-President of INFOM)
  3. Effect of forest therapy (Forest bathing/Shinrin-yoku) on stress
    Hiroko Ochiai, MD, PhD (National Tokyo Medical Center)
  4. The current situation of forest therapy base and forest therapist in Japan
    Takahide Kagawa, PhD (Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Japan)
  5. The potential preventive effect of forest therapy (Forest bathing/Shinrin-yoku) on lifestyle related diseases
    Qing Li, MD, PhD (Nippon Medical School Hospital, Vice-President of INFOM)

16:30-18:00 Guest speaker’s lecture and exchange meeting

-Day 2- May 19, 2019 On-site training and lecture

Dr. Imai, Dr. Li, Dr. Ochiai, Dr. Fukasawa
And other staff will be in charge.

Time table

  • 7:00- 8:00 Breakfast
  • 8:45- 9:00 Opening Remarks
  • 9:00- 9:30 Health Check
  • 9:30- 12:30 On-site training and lecture
  • 12:30-13:00 Health Check
  • 13:00-14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00-15:00 Certificate award and closing ceremony
  • 15:00- Move to Takasaki station by bus
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