Faculty of Health Sciences/Graduate School of Health Sciences/Department of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Hokkaido University

Division of Medical Technology

About Medical Technology

Medical TechnologyMany people, testing the accuracy and reliability effort to improve the clinical examination of modern medicine is now scientifically vital for the existence and well.Specifically,
1)To acquire basic data concerning changes in the human body from urine and blood analysis.
2)To clarify the characteristics of cells and tissue to detect and diagnose and help postoperative examination of specimens prepared with a microscope.
3)To accurately record the electrical body signals from electrocardiogram and electroencephalogram.
4)Using ultrasound equipment, to observe the organ’s outline and damage.
5)To provide data for pathogenic microorganisms to analyze the type and nature of the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases.
6)To inspect organ transplantation and gene therapy, such as advanced medical technology.

The division aims to master clinical testing and technical skills in the clinical laboratory, such as in-vitro fertilization and other reproductive health care techniques, air and water pollution and other environmental research, management of health foods, etc.
After graduating from the clinical laboratory technician from the national qualifying examinations, the graduates will get into medical and health sciences and other areas of activities. Some may go on to the next stage of education to qualify as a professional (ultrasonic examiner, etc.) or to obtain the study, research and academic expertise as a way forward to contribute to the development of people.


  • Eligibility for national exam for Medical Technician can be obtained.
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