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Faculty of Nursing UNAIR conducts strategic meeting research center visit in Japan

UNAIR Faculty of Nursing’s Visit to Strengthen Collaboration with Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University (IPNU), Japan (Photo: By courtesy)

UNAIR NEWS – The Faculty of Nursing Universitas Airlangga conducted a strategic meeting research center visit in Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University (IPNU), Japan, on February 27-28, 2024.

Among the guests were Prof. Dr. Ah Yusuf S. SKp, M. Kes, the Chair of the Research Center, and his team, alongside the President of IPNU, Prof. Hiromi Sanada, RN, PhD, FAAN, and team.

“The strategic meeting commenced with presentations introducing UNAIR’s profile, the Faculty of Nursing, and the research center,” Nesya, one of UNAIR representatives in the meeting, told the story to UNAIR NEWS on Wednesday.

In his address, Prof. Dr. Ah Yusuf emphasized the importance of collaboration among research centers to support the achievement of The World University Rankings, which can be attained through collaboration.

“The meeting discussed the potential collaborations between research centers, such as research, guest lectures, and community development with IPNU,” she added.

Faculty of Nursing UNAIR conducts strategic meeting research center visit in Japan

They discussed Takeo Minematsu Ph.D.’s research on skin blotting, followed by a discussion on nutrition for the elderly which was led by Hasegawa Yoko, Ph.D. RD. Both research areas provided valuable input for potential collaboration between the research centers.

“The meeting also discussed breakthroughs in research that the research center can undertake and steps to ensure its continuous development,” she said.

The meeting served not only as a platform for the exchange of the latest knowledge but also as a step forward in creating synergy between academic research, healthcare practitioners, and other stakeholders. The outcomes of this meeting are expected to initiate collaboration among research centers.

Author: Rosita

Editor: Nuri Hermawan