Board Members

[Board of Trustees]

As of Nov. 1, 2016

Post Name Title
Chairman Akimichi KANEKO Dean, Professor, MD, Graduate School of Health Science, Kio University; Emeritus Professor, Keio University
Trustee Shigetaka ASANO Visiting Professor, MD, School of Medicine, Kobe University; Emeritus Professor, University of Tokyo
Masao ENDOH Emeritus Professor, MD, Yamagata University
Kuniaki TAKATA President, Gunma Prefectural College of Health Sciences
Masao TORII President, Novartis Holding Japan K.K.
Auditor Tokuzo NAKAJIMA Certified Public Accountant
Masanori FUSE Department Head, Region Finance, Novartis Pharma K.K.

[Board of Councilors]

As of Nov. 1, 2016

Post Name Title
Chairman Tsuneyoshi KUROIWA Member of the Japan Academy; Emeritus Professor, University of Tokyo
Councilors Norio AKAIKE Head, Kumamoto Kinoh Hospital Clinical Research Center Visiting Professor, Kumamoto University, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Research Emeritus Professor, Kyushu University
Hiroyuki KAWASHIMA Former Professor, Graduate School of Medical & Dental Sciences, Niigata University
Masakatsu SHIBASAKI Director, Microbial Chemistry Research Center, Microbial Chemistry Research Foundation
Akihiko NAKANO Professor, University of Tokyo, Science Department; Team Leader, RIKEN (Institute of Physical & Chemical Research)
Tadanori MAYUMI Emeritus Professor, Osaka University
Miwako MORI Visiting Professor, Health Sciences University of Hokkaido; Emeritus Professor, Hokkaido University
Toyoshi FUJIMOTO Professor, MD, Graduate School of Med, Nagoya University
Masamitsu IINO Specially appointed Professor, MD, Nihon University Emeritus Professor, University of Tokyo
Tohru HIROSE Director, Division Head Japan Development, Novartis Pharma K.K.

[Grantee Selection Committee]

As of Nov. 1, 2016

Post Name Title
Chairman Junichi NABEKURA Professor, MD, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Member Shigeyuki KAWANO Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo
Hiroyuki NAKAMURA Professor, Chemical Resources Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Masanori HATAKEYAMA Professor, MD, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo
Tomoko BETSUYAKU Professor, MD, School of Medicine, Keio University
Tetsuji MIURA Professor, MD, Sapporo Medical University
Masato YASUI Professor, MD, School of Medicine, Keio University
Yoshihiro OGAWA Professor, MD, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Professor, MD, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
Motomu KANAI Professor, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo
Koichiro KUWAHARA Professor, MD, School of Medicine, Shinshu University
Masanobu OHSHIMA Professor, Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University
Yosuke TAKAHAMA Professor, Institute for Genome Research, Tokushima University
Masafumi TAKIGUCHI Professor, MD, Center for AIDS Research, Kumamoto University
Eisuke NISHIDA Professor, Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University
Mitsuyasu HASEBE Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology
Haruhiko BITO Professor, MD, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo
Jun YAMASHITA Professor, MD, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University
Motoko YANAGITA Professor, MD, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
Masafumi YANO Professor, MD, School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University
Hirokazu ARIMOTO Professor, MD, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University