Booth No. : A29

Presentation Representative : Miki Akiyama

Person in Charge of the Project : Aya Saito

Karada-kan Health information station


“Karada-kan” was established in 2007 in Tsuruoka City in Yamagata Prefecture to support community dwellers’ decision making in healthcare and health-relating issues. A wide range of information includes scientific evidence-based guidelines and patients’ experience-based stories. Current collection includes over 1400 books, various brochures, multimedia, and computers for online searching. We hosts study groups, symposiums, meetings of health service and support groups in the community. text only)