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This summer of 2023 the U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa will be offering a one half-day open house for interested Japanese physicians. The open house is aimed to introduce the hospital as well as share information of the Japanese fellowship training program. It is highly recommended for potential fellowship applicants.

Those who are interested is required to send his/her information to the email address below in advance. Note that this is primarily used for survey purposes and to figure out how many people are interested, ergo it will not be used to confirm one’s spot.

Please send the information in both English and Japanese to: yoshimasa.nishihira.ln@health.mil

You must send your applications by 2nd June 2023 at latest. We will notify whether you have been invited to the open house by 7th June 2023.

The date for the summer Open Houses will be on Tuesday 27th June 2023. The daily schedule will be from 1200 to approximately 1600.


1200-1300  Didactics by Program Director and assistant Program Director
1300-1400  Question and Answer with Program Directors & Fellow Doctors
1400-1500  Program Overview by Current Fellow Doctors
1500-1600  Hospital Tour by Current Fellow Doctors


Open house

This is not to confirm one’s spot.
For those of you who are interested in attending the open house, please respond with the following information.
Graduated Medical University:
Current affiliation:
Specialty (Interested Specialties):
Personal Statement:
Please send an email to the USNH Okinawa fellowship at

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