Dr. Mitsuaki Nishibuchi (1954-2019), Professor Emeritus of Kyoto University, and our former colleague at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, passed away in the afternoon of June 24th, 2019. Professor Nishibuchi left an indelible mark on the international community working on infectious diseases, and greatly contributed to the promotion of research at our Center. We are all deeply saddened in the face of this sudden loss. We offer our heartfelt condolences to his family and will miss him dearly.

Director, Center for Southeast Asian Studies
Yoko Hayami