Welcoming Exchange Student from Finland

On October 3rd, School of Medicine welcomed Lauri Heikki Antero Saramies, 6th-year medical student at University of East Finland. He is the first student visiting from Finland to Hokkaido University School of Medicine.

He will stay for three months taking Clinical Attachment which just started today (October 3).


(back row) Mr. Lauri Heikki Antero Saramies (seated left to right) Professor Yoshioka (Vice Dean), Professor Kasahara (Dean) and Dr. Murakami (International Relations Office).

On November 15th, he will make a presentation at International Hour, to talk about Finland. Let’s join this event and you’ll get to know more about him and Finland.

If you see Lauri-san, please say hello and make him feel at home !