Organization

Officers, director, and committees

Officers

  • Yoshinori Marunaka , President
  • Yoshihiro Ishikawa , Vice president (Treasurer)
  • Yoichi Ueta , Vice president (Information and Public Relations)
  • Satomi Adachi-Akahane , Vice president (Science and Research)
  • Noriyuki Koibuchi , Vice president (Education)
  • Yoshihiro Kubo , Vice president (International Relations and Meetings)
  • Masaru Watanabe , Vice president (General Affairs)
  • Sae Uchida , Auditor
  • Hideki Matsui , Auditor

Director

Term 2016-2020

  • Makoto Kashiwayanagi (Hokkaido District)
  • Hiromu Yawo (Tohoku District)
  • Tatsushi Onaka (Kanto District)
  • Mieko Kurosawa (Kanto District)
  • Shuichi Watanabe (Kanto District)
  • Yukiko Hayashi (Tokyo District)
  • Masanobu Kano (Tokyo District)
  • Masato Shibuya (Tokyo District)
  • Akira Nakashima (Chubu District)
  • Atsuo Fukuda (Chubu District)
  • Yasushi Okamura (Kinki District/ International Conference)
  • Tadashi Isa (Kinki District)
  • Junya Tanaka (Chugoku/Shikoku District)
  • Sei Kobayashi (Chugoku/Shikoku District)
  • Katsushige Ono (Kyushu District)
  • Naomasa Makita (Kyushu District)
  • Junichi Nabekura (Special appointment/ International Conference)
  • Makoto Tominaga (Special appointment/ International Conference)

Term 2018-2022

  • Takeshi Nagamine (Hokkaido District)
  • Kiyoshi Kurata (Tohoku District)
  • Atsushi Iriki (Kanto District)
  • Tomoaki Shirao (Kanto District)
  • Fusao Kato (Tokyo District)
  • Masato Konishi (Tokyo District)
  • Kazuhiro Nakamura (Chubu District)
  • Hideki Sakai (Chubu District)
  • Tetsumei Urano (Chubu District)
  • Yasuhiko Saito (Kinki District)
  • Natsu Koyama (Kinki District)
  • Katsuya Hirano (Chugoku/Shikoku District)
  • Tomoyuki Kuwaki (Kyushu District)
  • Makoto Takano (Kyushu District)
  • Makoto Wada (Special appointment/ Young Scientist)
  • Noriko Takuwa (Special appointment/ Woman Researcher)
  • Mariko Omatsu (Special appointment/ Woman Researcher)

Committees

  • Editorial Board of the Journal of Physiological Sciences (Yoshihiro Ishikawa)
  • Publications and Public Relations (Yoichi Ueta)
  • Membership (Masato Konishi)
  • Election Management (Yukiko Hayashi)
  • Education (Susumu Minamisawa)
  • Physiology Educator Certification (Akira Nakashima)
  • Science and Research (Satomi Adachi-Akahane)
  • Cooperation with Other Societies (Mieko Kurosawa)
  • Research Ethics (Shigeru Kitazawa)
  • Conflict of Interest (Atsushi Iriki)
  • International Relations (Yoshihiro Kubo)
  • Meetings (Atsuo Fukuda)
  • Long-Range Planning (Masaru Watanabe)
  • Promotion of Gender Equality (Yasuhiko Saito)
  • Awards (Hideki Matsui)
  • Irisawa Memorial Awards selection committee (Noritsugu Tohse)
  • Irisawa Memorial Awards (Yoshihiro Ishikawa)
  • Women in Physiology of Japan (Yumiko Yoshimura)
  • Young Physiologists (Sachine Yoshida)
  • Promotion of Physiome and Systems Biology (Yoshihisa Kurachi)
  • FAOPS 2019 Organization (Junichi Nabekura)
  • Next President Election Management (Keiji Imoto)