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Delegation from Foreign Affairs Office Liaoning Provincial People’s Government, China paid a courtesy visit to President Saito
President Saito received the title of honorary professor from China-Japan Friendship Hospital
Prof. Gerrit van der Laan, Diamond Light Source, UK, Dr. Didier Sébilleau, University of Rennes 1, France and Dr. Fabio Iesari, SAGA Light Source paid a courtesy visit to University of Toyama
Prof. Shao-Qing Cai, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University Health Science Center, China, paid a courtesy visit to President Saito
President Do Quyet, Military Medical University, Vietnam Visits to President Saito

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The University of Toyama is located in Toyama City and Takaoka City in Toyama Prefecture, which is located on the West coast, in the center of Japan. Toyama Prefecture is a local district with changes of the seasons where the Tateyama mountain range is in the south and Toyama Bay, on the Sea of Japan, to the north.

The University of Toyama is a university comprised of 3 former national universities; Toyama University (founded in 1949), Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University (founded in 1975) and Takaoka National College (founded in 1983) were integrate in October 2005. This integrated university houses 9 schools, 8 graduate schools, the University Laboratory, Hospital, and Library, and 12 institutes such as the Center for International Education and Research. There are approximately 9,300 students (including 320 international students) studying at the university.