List of Mentors

The primary role of these mentors is to help young researchers and researchers with limited experience to plan and complete a research project and to maximize the social impact of the project.

Area I: Medicine and Device Development

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Yasuhito Uezono

National Cancer Center

 

Tsutomu Suzuki

Hoshi University

 

Hideaki Fujii

Kitasato University

 

Area II: Supportive Care

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Yasuaki Arai

National Cancer Center Hospital

Interventional radiology/Multiinstitutional clinical trial

Akira Inoue

Tohoku University

Clinical trials regarding lung cancer/Prospective studies of drug intervention

Sadamoto Zenda

National Cancer Center Hospital East

Radiotherapy/Chemotherapy/Endpoint

Masahiro Tsuboi

National Cancer Center Hospital East

Supportive care/Clinical trial

Tomoya Yokota

Shizuoka Cancer Center

Medical oncology/Head and neck cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer/Supportive care/Oral care

Masakazu Abe

Shizuoka Cancer Center

CINV/Antiemetic therapy/Olanzapine/Supportive care

Area II: Palliative Care

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Akira Inoue

Tohoku University

Clinical trials regarding lung cancer/Prospective studies of drug intervention

Tatsuya Morita

Seirei Mikatahara General Hospital

End-of-life (terminal phase)/Prognostification/Delirium/Hydration/Sedation/Observational studies/Survey studies

Area III: Psychosocial and Behavioral Care

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Tatsuo Akechi

Nagoya City University

Depression/Anxiety/Delirium/Communication/Psychosocial intervention

Yosuke Uchitomi

National Cancer Center Hospital/Center for Public Health Sciences

National Cancer Center Hospital/Center for Public Health Sciences

Ken Shimizu

National Cancer Center Hospital

Depression/Anxiety/Delirium/Post-traumatic growth/Resilience

Daisuke Fujisawa

Keio University

Psychological distress (depression, anxiety)/Delirium/Dementia/Psychotherapy

Maiko Fujimori

Center for Public Health Sciences, National Cancer Center Japan

Communication/Clinical psychology/Behavior science/Cognitive behavior therapy/Psychological survey・experiment

Yutaka Matsuoka

Center for Public Health Sciences, National Cancer Center Japan

Depression/Anxiety/Psychological trauma/Resilience/Nutrition/ω3polyunsaturated fatty acid/Gut microbiota/Clinical epidemiology

Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi

The University of Tokyo

Behavioral medicine/Psychosomatic medicine/Anxiety/Depression/Delirium/Communication

Area IV: Research Methodology

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Takashi Kawaguchi

Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences

Clinical outcome assessments/Patient reported outcome/Shared decision making/Clinical pharmacy

Tempei Miyaji

The University of Tokyo

Clinical data management/Quality management/Risk-based monitoring/Patient reported outcomes

Takuhiro Yamaguchi

Tohoku University

Clinical research methodology/Quality management

rea V: Needs Survey and Implementation

Name

Affiliation

Keywords

Mitsunori Miyashita

Tohoku University

Epidemiological approach in palliative care