Charter

Charter of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University Graduate School

 The Institute of Biomedical Sciences , Tokushima University Graduate School was established as an integrated graduate school with multiplicity and fusion of disciplines by integrating the research divisions of medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, nutrition, and health sciences on the common ground of health biosciences. According to this principle, the Institute pursues its mission of serving the health and welfare of the public through creative research and education of the whole person in life and medicine.

Basic Aims

1.Research1.We aim to fuse basic and clinical research as an integrated graduate school of medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, nutrition, and health sciences to constantly challenge unexplored fields of science, and to contribute to the development of health biosciences.
2.We aim to pursue truths of life by original and internationally excellent research and to use the results in the prevention and treatment of diseases to improve the quality of medical care.

2.Education1.We aim to transfer knowledge cultivated in a multidisciplinary and harmonized educational system encompassing medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, nutrition, and health sciences and to foster creative minds.
2.We aim to transfer research results from the fields of biosciences by a trans-disciplinary and whole-person education to the next generation and to train individuals who can play leading roles as researchers of medical, dental, pharmacological, nutritional, and health science fields with high morality and active participation in the international community.

3.Social Contributions1.As an open university, we aim to promote international exchanges, to strengthen cooperation with the local community, and to share with society the scientific properties obtained by our research in health bioscience.
2.We aim to train experts who can lead medical, dental, pharmacological, nutritional, and health sciences in Japan and abroad to contribute to society.