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Japan Accreditation Council for Medical Education (JACME)

The Japan Accreditation Council for Medical Education (JACME) was constituted to strengthen and advance medical education, and to contribute to public health, health care, welfare, and global health, by assuring the quality of medical education in Japan from an international standpoint. To accomplish this mission, the organization is designed to carry out a dispassionate and proper evaluation of medical education programs in Japan, on the basis of the schools’ founding principles and the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) Global Standards for Quality Improvement of Medical Education.

President's Address

Fumimaro Takaku, M.D., Ph.D.

President, Japan Accreditation Council for Medical Education

Fumimaro Takaku

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