On 4 November 2019, Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, Acting President, together with Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nopraenue Sajjarax Dhirathiti, Acting Vice President for International Relations and Corporate Communication welcomed Prof. Eiichi Saitoh, President of Fujita Health University, Japan to the official signing ceremony of a General Agreement for Academic Exchange between Mahidol University and Fujita Health University. Also joined in the session were Prof. Prasit Watanapa, Dean and the executives from Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Asst. Prof. Suchin Worawichawong, Assistant Dean for International Relations and executives from Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital and Dr. Sirada Kesornsri, Associate Dean for International Relations, Faculty of Nursing. After the ceremony, representatives of both universities were able to discuss future areas of collaboration.