This panel will introduce the research content of the Graduate School of Medical Engineering recently established in 2008. The field of medical engineering is new and combines the fields of medicine and biology with the engineering knowledge to create new medical and treatment advancements and technology. Research topics include new diagnosis, development of therapeutic methods, clarification of biological systems and mechanisms, technological innovations for medical treatments and welfare, research on cells and tissue and the development of artificial organs and biocompatible materials. There will also be a display of research results and a demonstration/experience corner.
Within Tohoku University the fields of medicine and engineering are collaborating with many types of research and developments being conducted. Come and see the introduction panel of the Graduate School of Medical Engineering, the first to be established in Japan.
A consultation corner mainly to handle enquiries from those who wish to enter or transfer to the graduate school. In addition, brochures and application guidelines will be available free of charge.
A demonstration/experience corner for a section of laboratories will be available.
(Some laboratories will also be exhibits at the mechanical and electrical venues)