Digital Health & Innovation etc.

My name is Nori Hirahara, PhD, and I'm Associate Professor of eHealth Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia). In academic settings, my work is to use ICT to improve the quality of healthcare for patients and community, while supporting innovations in healthcare industry. Trained in cognitive and decision sciences, I also have expertise in medical decision-making. I'm also known for numerous public lectures on mindfulness in leadership, cognitive science in daily life, and Buddhist psychology.

WHO I am: Expertise

Briefly explains Nori's profile and expertise as well as publication lists.

WHAT I do: Work

Tracks past and current work in entrepreneurial and academic areas.

WHERE I am spotted: Activities

Shows a list that has both physical and online lectures and events where you can spot me.

Keep growing with your own experience

A good article. Most of our “learning” occurs when we “experience.” Much more so than what we read or listen to lectures. However, to actually “learn” from what we experience is rather difficult. As the article puts it, “most of us are not good at “wringing meaning.” We often don’t learn from experiences because we’re

【mtg】9/26-30|Dr. Adam Dunn’s fruitful visit to eHealth Unit

A week roundup. Thank you Assoc Prof Adam Dunn of University of Sydney for the fruitful discussions and sharing sessions and giving so many great ideas. We’re looking forward to your next visit back to Malaysia. シドニー大学からAdam Dunn博士が来てくれて1週間。たくさんのセッションで多くの素晴らしいアイデアをシェアすることができました。心から感謝します。マレーシアへのまたの機会を楽しみにしております!


「刹那滅」来ましたね!これまでのサロンでもちらちらと登場したコンセプトですが、テーマにしたのは初めてかも知れませんね。 この言葉を聞くと、私などはすぐにヴァスバンドゥ(世親)の唯識での扱い→ チャンドラキールティー(月称)の常住論批判での活用、(そしてチベット密教への展開)という、2人の天才仏教哲学者の思索を思い出して、脳みそが沸騰しそうになりますが…。今回、浄土真宗文脈の中でこれを出すというご門主のかじ取りに大いに期待いたします!むろん、浄土教の文脈では「天親菩薩」として重要視されるヴァスバンドゥ老師ですので、彼の唯識をおさえつつも、21世紀に生きる我々にどうマインドフルな福音となるのか、楽しい対談ができればと思っております!(と、ハードルを上げて置く。)