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Kitasato International Contribution Award in 2021

The ceremony of  the Kitasato International Contribution Award in 2021 was held on December 17.

Kitasato University founded the Kitasato International Contribution Award in 2017. The Kitasato International Contribution Award recognizes distinguised achivement in international service. It is given once annually to the alumnus/alumna.

The winner in 2021 is Dr. Akihito Watabe, Kitasato University School of Medicine. He has contributed to a multi-stakeholder partnership for equitable and sustainable progress towards universal health coverage (UHC) as a health financing officer of the World Helath Organization and a manager of UHC2030.

 The award lecture was held online and will be limited release on campus.

2021年度北里国際貢献賞