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Video Message for Hiroko Suzuki, the president of the foundation, from Mr. José Mujica, the former President of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay

2016.12.14

The Quality of Life Fund raised from the foundation’s project will be utilized to invite doctors, who are recommended by the Ambassador of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay, from Uruguay for their study at Japan’s leading medical institutions in 2017.

We received a message from the Mr. José Mujica, the former President of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay, for our contribution of the support for the medical development to the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

On October 31 2019, the Embassy of the Republic of El Salvador held a social gathering for Dr. Kawaguchi, Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, who had been dispatched to El Salvador for the medical exchange programme by the Quality of Life Fund at the residence of the Ambassador. (Photo posted)

2019.10.31

From left Mrs. Suzuki, Dr. Kawaguchi, the head of the secretariat at Quality of Life Foundation (QoLF)
From right Mrs. Suzuki, Chairman, Takinogawa Group Inc. and Hot-Spring Hotel KAN-NON, a member of the supporters' association of QoLF, H.E. Mrs. Martha Lidia ZELAYANDIA, Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador, President Suzuki, Quality of Life Foundation

From left Mrs. Suzuki, Dr. Kawaguchi, the head of the secretariat at Quality of Life Foundation (QoLF)
From right Mrs. Suzuki, Chairman, Takinogawa Group Inc. and Hot-Spring Hotel KAN-NON, a member of the supporters’ association of QoLF, H.E. Mrs. Martha Lidia ZELAYANDIA, Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador, President Suzuki, Quality of Life Foundation

Salvadoran local cuisine

Salvadoran local cuisine

The Ambassador and the guests of the night

The Ambassador and the guests of the night

The New York Times published a notification of the Power of Elegance 2019 on the October 28 2019 issue. (Article posted)

2019.10.28

On October 22 2019, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Mrs. Monika Babisova, who visited Japan in order to participate in the Ceremony of the Enthronement of His Majesty the Emperor at the Seiden on October 22, visited the residence of President Suzuki and President Suzuki explained her about medical exchanges carried out by Quality of Life Foundation. (photos posted)

2019.10.24

Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic wears kimono at the residence of President Suzuki.

Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic wears kimono at the residence of President Suzuki.

From left President Suzuki, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Ms. Ikeda, a staff at the Embassy of the Czech Republic, came with her.

From left President Suzuki, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Ms. Ikeda, a staff at the Embassy of the Czech Republic, came with her.

From left President Suzuki, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Mrs. Shirai, tea master, Ms. Ikeda, a staff at the Embassy of the Czech Republic.

From left President Suzuki, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Mrs. Shirai, tea master, Ms. Ikeda, a staff at the Embassy of the Czech Republic.

Mrs. Shirai, a tea master, prepares for tea serving in Japanese traditional style.備

Mrs. Shirai, a tea master, prepares for tea serving in Japanese traditional style.

President Suzuki shows plates, on which scenes of the Tale of the Heike are painted in beautiful colours, to Mrs. Monika Babisova.

President Suzuki shows plates, on which scenes of the Tale of the Heike are painted in beautiful colours, to Mrs. Monika Babisova.

President Suzuki shows plates, on which scenes of the Tale of the Heike are painted in beautiful colours, to Mrs. Monika Babisova.

President Suzuki shows plates, on which scenes of the Tale of the Heike are painted in beautiful colours, to Mrs. Monika Babisova.

Mrs. Monika Babisova signs a guest book.

Mrs. Monika Babisova signs a guest book.

Mrs. Monika Babisova signs a guest book.

Mrs. Monika Babisova signs a guest book.

On October 24 2019, the Embassy of the Argentine Republic held a social gathering with Dr. Kawaguchi, who had been dispatched to Argentina for the medical exchange programme by the Quality of Life Fund, and with Dr. Mongelos invited to Japan for the exchange programme by the same Fund at the Ambassador’s residence. (Photos posted)

2019.10.24

Dinner at the residence of the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic

Dinner at the residence of the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic

From left Dr. Kawaguchi, Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Dr. Mongelos, the Minister of the Argentine Republic, Dr. Forgioni, who is training at the University of Tokyo Hospital at her own expense, Mr. Matsubara, President and Representative Director, Miele Japan Corp.

From left Dr. Kawaguchi, Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Dr. Mongelos, the Minister of the Argentine Republic, Dr. Forgioni, who is training at the University of Tokyo Hospital at her own expense, Mr. Matsubara, President and Representative Director, Miele Japan Corp.

The chef at the Embassy

The chef at the Embassy

Menu of the dinner on October 24

Menu of the dinner on October 24

Guests of the night

Guests of the night

From October 21 2019, we invited Dr. Ferreira Mongelos Patricia Aalejandra, a hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgeon, who was recommended by the Embassy of Argentine Republic, and Dr. Iva Kitac, a gastric surgeon, who was recommended by the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia. They had trainings at the University of Tokyo Hospital and The Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research. (a slide for the report posted)

2019.10.21

From October 15 2019, we dispatched Dr. Takehiko Sakai, Head surgeon of breast oncology recommended by the Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research to Agioss Savvas Anticancer Hospital and Metropolitan Hospital in Athens, Greece for medical exchange between Greece and Japan. (the activity report posted)

2019.10.15

On October 7, we held a medical seminar and a charity banquet at the residence of the Ambassador of Greece. (photos posted)

2019.10.07

Proceeds from this medical seminar and a charity banquet will be utilised for the scholarship to dispatch Dr. Takehiko Sakai, a surgeon of breast oncology recommended by the Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research to Agioss Savvas Anticancer Hospital in Athens, Greece to strengthen medical exchange between Greece and Japan.
After Dr. Sakai comes back to Japan, it is expected that the experience and result of this medical exchange will be utilized in both countries.

H.E. Mr. Constantin CAKIOUSSIS, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic gives the opening address

H.E. Mr. Constantin CAKIOUSSIS, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic gives the opening address.

Dr. Shinji Ono, Deputy Hospital Director and Center Chief of Breast Oncology, the Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research gives a lecture on present and future medial treatment for breast cancer.

Dr. Shinji Ono, Deputy Hospital Director and Center Chief of Breast Oncology, the Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research gives a lecture on present and future medical treatment for breast cancer.

Banquet at the residence of the Ambassador

Banquet at the residence of the Ambassador

(Left) Performance by a Greek ancient music player
(Right) Dr. Takehiko Sakai, Department of Breast Oncology, the Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, who will participate in the medical exchange programme in Greece from October 14

Guests who participated in the seminar and the banquet

Guests who participated in the seminar and the banquet

Quality of Life Foundation Medical Exchange Project

2018.10.27

Quality of Life Foundation Medical Exchange Project the Argentine Republic, April 2-13, the Republic of El Salvador, June 4-8, the Republic of Colombia, July 16-27

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A Letter of Appreciation from the Director of Hospital de San Miguel

 

A Letter of Appreciation from San Miguel hospital director for revisiting El Salvador.

Charity gala dinner “Power of Elegance 2018” will be held on November 30th

2018.09.27

We hold a yearly gala dinner “Power of Elegance 2018” on November 30th from 18:45 at Happoen in Shirokanedai Tokyo.
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Information about “Power of Elegance 2018” was on the latest issue (No. 25) of Hearst Women’s magazine “Richesse (Riches)”.


On May 25 2018, we held a charity banquet at the Colombian ambassador’s residence

2018.05.25

On May 25 2018, we held a charity banquet at the Colombian ambassador’s residence.

We will send a doctor, who was recommended by International Medical Center, the University of Tokyo Hospital, to the hospital in the Republic of Colombia by this proceeds.

 

Speech by H.E. Mr. Gabriel DUQUE on this charity dinner.

 

Presentation by Dr. Sano, Hospital Director, The Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, for promotion of knowledge on cancer.

 

Presentation by H.E. Mr. Gabriel DUQUE on Colombia.

 

A scene of charity dinner.

 

A scene of charity dinner with guests.

 

From left Mr. Hirai, QoLF Executive Director Mrs. Anraku, Mrs. Hirai, QoLF meber Ms. Watanabe, Mrs.Kimura and her friend, Mr. Takaba, H.E. Mr. Gabriel DUQUE, QoLF President Mrs. Suzuki, Dr. Sano, Ms. Ushimaru, Ms. Kastura, Ms. Todaka, Mr. Toriyama, QoLF meber Mrs. Mori.

 

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