University News | August 04, 2020
National University Corporation Hokkaido University
New COVID-19 Case Confirmed at Hokkaido University
Hokkaido University confirmed a new COVID-19 case among its students on Saturday, August 1, 2020. The information has been collected at first hand that the diagnosed student has not set foot on campus since 2 days before the onset of COVID-19 symptoms.
A local Public Health Office has identified no close contacts to this student within the HU community.
We wish a rapid recovery for the student while committing ourselves to safeguarding our university community from COVID-19 outbreaks.
City of Sapporo COVID-19 Data and Reports
Note: The University stresses that patient and family privacy and confidentiality must be maintained in all forms of communication by all concerned, and their human rights must be protected at all times.
Press and media can contact:
Public Relations and External Affairs, Public Relations Division, General Affairs and Planning Department
All other inquiries should be directed to:
General Affairs Division, General Affairs and Planning Department soumu_kikaku[at]general.hokudai.ac.jp
Modified on August 5, 2020