November 12, 2014

First Female Chair of Department of Family Medicine in Japan visits U-M


Dr. Inoue visits U-M
Dinner welcoming Dr. Inoue (third from the left)

Dr. Machiko Inoue, the new Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Hamamatsu University School of Medicine in Japan visited the University of Michigan. She met with key educators in Family Medicine to learn how family medicine is taught in the U.S. She is the first female chair of a department of family medicine in Japan, and also the leading educator at the Shizuoka Family Medicine Program.