Graduate School of Medicine welcomed Prof. Ricard Cervera, University of Barcelona

Graduate School of Medicine welcomed Dr. Ricard Cervera, Senior Consultant and Head at the Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, and the professor at the Department of Medicine of the University of Barcelona.

Professor Cervera gave a presentation on the Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, to the Dean and Vice-Deans of Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine. Then both parties discussed the possibility of student exchange at the faculty level. The inter-university agreement has already been concluded between Hokkaido University and University of Barcelona.


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(from left) Assistant Prof. Murakami, Vice-Dean Yoshioka, Prof. Cervera, Dean Kasahara, Assistant Prof. Amengual and Vice-Dean Atsumi


Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine is enhancing the partnership with the quality institutions abroad. Mutually beneficial academic exchange and collaboration are essential to teaching, learning and research excellence. This also supports the university’s aim of being internationally recognized for academic and research excellence.