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J-GLOBAL ID:200905068624049981   Organization code:2556001001 Update date: Jan. 21, 2020

Meiji University of Integrative Medicine School of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Faculty of Acupuncture and Moxibustion

明治国際医療大学 鍼灸学部 鍼灸学科, メイジコクサイイリョウダイガク シンキュウガクブ シンキュウガッカ
Representive : President, IWAI Naomi
Establishment year: 1983
Address: 6-1 Hinotani, Honoda,Hiyoshi-cho, Nantan-shi, Kyoto 629-0392 Japan
Telephone number: +81-771-72-1183
FAX number: +81-771-72-1189
Number of employees: 946
Organization/Research department name (10):
  • Research committee
  • Medical Ethics Committee
  • Conflict of interest committee
  • Human research review board
  • Research ethics committee
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Subordinate facility name  (4):
  • University Hospital, Medical MR Center,
  • Oriental Medicine Center, Institute for Oriental
  • Medicine, Library, Kyoto Station Oriental Medicine
  • Center
Purpose of establishment:
Meiji University of Oriental Medicine, whose parent
body was an incorporated school, Meiji School of
Oriental Medicine, was opened as the first four-year
system university of oriental medicine in Japan in
1983. University Hospital was established in 1987,
Master's Program, Graduate School of Acupuncture was
established in 1991, and Latter Course of Doctoral
program was established in 1994. Aiming at complement
and fusion of oriental medicine and western medicine,
the University studies on the efficiency of acupuncture
and moxibustion treatment from various angles for
scientific clarification and verification, and is
nurturing new medical professions suitable to new age
in which modern medicine and oriental medicine are
organically related.
Business overview:
The University has been developed and administrated
as a comprehensive medical education organization
aiming at fusion of oriental medicine and western
medicine. The University has Department of Acupuncture
and Moxibustion, Faculty of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
(four year system) and Latter Course of Doctoral
Program, Graduate School of Acupuncture and Moxibustion,
and has Meiji College of Oriental Medicine (Department
of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Department of
Judo-Reposition, Department of Teacher-Training) as a
sister school. The University also has University
Hospital (eleven departments such as internal medicine,
surgery, orthopedics), Oriental Medicine Center,
Medical MR Center, Institute for Oriental Medicine,
University Library and Integrated Gymnastic Facility
(arena, judo hall, athletics track field, tennis court
and so on).
Research field (1): Life Science
Parent Organization  (2):

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