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Alumni Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars Gather in Tokyo

Alumni Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars Gather in Tokyo

Earlier this month ten alumni representing five cohorts of the Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars Program gathered in Tokyo to meet with the new chairman of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) Board of Directors, Robert A. Bradway (Chairman...
Foley Exchange Meeting: April 2018

Foley Exchange Meeting: April 2018

U.S. Representatives Jim Sensenbrenner (Republican-Wisconsin) and Mark Takano (Democrat-California) traveled to Tokyo on April 2, 2018 for meetings with their counterparts from Japan’s National Diet and Korea’s National Assembly. This was the second Asia visit under...

Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars

The fifth group of Mansfield-PhRMA Research Scholars returned to Japan September 23 after a two-week U.S. study tour that provided a comprehensive look at the U.S. ecosystem for fostering translational research.  The tour began in Washington, D.C., where the eight...

Natural Gas in the Asia-Pacific

U.S.-Japan Network for the Future Cohort I scholar Llewelyn Hughes (Australian National University, ANU) and ANU colleagues Ian Cronshaw and Quentin Grafton co-authored “Increasing the Use of Natural Gas in the Asia-Pacific Region,”  released by the Council on Foreign...
Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2017

Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2017

Nine members of Japan’s National Diet were in Washington for the third round of the new Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange. The delegation included House of Councillors members Yukihisa Fujita (Democratic Party, DP), Iwao Horii...