Invited Lectures

Day 1 - 11th November 2023 (SAT.)

Prof. Qiu Xiu

Director of the Women Health Department,

Guangzhou Women and Children's Medical Center, China

Title: The Born in Guangzhou Cohort Study: a research platform for maternal and child health in southern China

Time: 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. (JST)

Prof. Megumu Saito

Professor of Department of Clinical Application

Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University, Japan

Title: Untangling the pathophysiology of intractable diseases using disease iPS cells

Time: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. (JST)

Prof. Norbert Skokauskas

Professor of Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare - Central Norway, IPH

Medicine Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Title: Mental Health of Children and Adolescent Across Borders

Time: 4:30 - 5:00 p.m. (JST)

Prof. Anita Hokken-Koelega

Professor and Head of Pediatric Endocrinology Department

The Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Title: Long-term safety and metabolic outcome at 12 years after cessation of GH treatment in adults born small for gestational age

Time: 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. (JST)

Day 2 - 12th November 2023 (SUN.)

Prof. Yuki Furuse

Professor of Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Department of Medical Virology, Nagasaki University, Japan

Title: I am sorry, but it’s time to think about the next pandemic

Time: 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. (JST)

Prof. Jun J.Yang

Member and Endowed Chair in Pharmacogenomics Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA

Title: To be determined

Time: 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. (JST)

Prof. Sanjay Saint


Medicine VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, USA

Title: Effective mentorship to guide young physicians in their research

Time: 4:30 - 5:00 p.m. (JST)