The 1st Online Students’ Exchange Program 2020 between Tokyo Medical and
Dental University and Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry
On July 22, 2020, Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) and Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry (MUDT) collaborated in hosting the “1st Online Students’ Exchange Program 2020 between Tokyo Medical and Dental University and Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry” through Zoom Application.
The program was organized during 16.30 – 18.00 (BKK) / 18.30 – 20.00 (JST) and led by Dr. Jun Tsuruta (Committee of International Relations, Faculty of Dentistry, TMDU) and Asst. Prof. Dr. Pornpoj Fuangtharnthip, Head, Department of Advanced General Dentistry, MUDT.
It attracted a total of more than 70 participants consisting of undergraduate students (3rd and 4th year) and faculty staff of TMDU and MUDT. In this regard, Prof. Dr. Waranun Buajeeb, Dean, MUDT, was also invited to deliver the opening remark to all participants.
The staff and students were able to learn from some valuable keynote lectures on medical and dental professionalism and enjoy exchanging experiences and ideas to each other from this enjoyable program. It was expected that once the overall COVID-19 pandemic situation returns to normal, the participants will plan to meet each other again and arrange a face-to-face exchange program in order to further strengthen the already close academic relationship between both institutes.