Online Meeting held with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (May 26, 2021)

On May 26, 2021, delegates from Kyoto University and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) met online to mark the signing of a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and discuss new paths for collaboration. UCLA Chancellor Gene Block and President Nagahiro Minato met with: Prof. Kyoko Inagaki, Executive Vice-President for Gender Equality, International Affairs, Public Relations, and External Affairs; Prof. Yasuyuki Kono, Vice President for International Strategy; Distinguished Prof. Shigefumi Mori, Director-General of the Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study (KUIAS); Distinguished Prof. Susumu Kitagawa, Deputy Director-General of KUIAS and Director of the Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS); and Prof. Fuyuhiko Tamanoi of iCeMS; Prof. Cindy Fan, UCLA Vice Provost for International Studies & Global Engagement; Prof. Tracy Johnson, Dean of  Life Sciences, UCLA College; Prof. Kelsey Martin, Dean of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Prof. Jerome Zack, UCLA Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, Chair; and Kathryn Paul, UCLA Director of International Collaboration.