Promotion Plan for the Platform of Human Resource Development for Cancer

A project of the Cancer Professional Educational Consortium by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, and Technology

Jichi Medical University launched the program “Promotion Plan for the Platform of Human Resource Development for Cancer” adopted by the Education Program for the Breakthrough in Cancer Treatment with the University of Tokyo, Yokohama City University, and Toho University in fiscal year 2012. We established the Generalist • Community Oncology Course as a community cancer care course and strive to train generalists with expertise in community cancer treatment who can handle cancer patients of all ages on the frontline of community medicine.