A Trip to Taipei, Many Events in Japan

2011/12/12 | By IMPACT Japan
A week after Seoul and Okinawa, I flew to Taipei. I was invited to give a plenary lecture at the Society of Internal Medicine in Taiwan. Another invited speaker was Dr. Virginina Hood , the president [Read More]

Summary of My Recent Activities: Singapore, Hiroshima, SoftBank, and Kanazawa Institute of Technology

2011/09/21 | By IMPACT Japan
I have been busy these days, which is nothing new….. And since my blog postings can not catch up with my real time activities, I would like to post here a summary of my recent activities. From S [Read More]

Jiro Asada’s Novel; The Last Years of the Qing Dynasty

2011/08/11 | By IMPACT Japan
I think Jiro Asada, a Japanese writer, has quite a lot of fans. I am one of his fans, too, although I have not read all of his works. The 4 series’ novel about China in the end of the Qing Dynasty “Th [Read More]

Nadeshiko Japan Grasps a Miraculous Victory, All of Japan Cheers the New World Cup Champion

2011/07/26 | By IMPACT Japan
Homare Sawa shot a miraculous heel shot goal, with just 4 minutes to play in the extra time, making the score even with the US. Click here for the video. After returning home from Washington DC on Sat [Read More]

Hot Summer, Town Event, ‘Quiet’ Japanese

2011/07/22 | By IMPACT Japan
It is hot summer now. In Iwate or Miyagi where tsunami hit, people must be having hard time because of the heat. Many problems must be solved; such as securing appropriate shelter, maintaining hygiene [Read More]