Welcome FAOPS2019

Special Lecturers


  • Yasushi Miyashita (Juntendo University, Japan)
  • Hideyuki Okano (Keio University, Japan)
  • Masashi Yanagisawa (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
  • Heping (Peace) Cheng (Peking University, China)
  • Julie Y. Chan (Kaohsiung Chang Gung Hospital, Taiwan)
  • Uhtake Oh (Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)
  • Laura Bennet (The University of Auckland, New Zealand)
  • Robert Carroll (East Carolina University, USA)
  • Graham D. Lamb (La Trobe University, Australia)


  • ◆Advances in understanding cerebellar LTD and motor learning: A celebration of Masao Ito
  • ◆Molecular mechanisms of aging
  • ◆Thermal biology: A new world of life science
  • ◆Inter-tissue communications underlying metabolic and feeding control
  • ◆Cutting-edge research topics on skeletal muscle plasticity in health and diseases
  • ◆Teaching physiology; International perspectives
  • ◆Primate researches in Asian regions (tentative)
  • ◆Frontiers in pain physiology - from detection to the survival behavior
  • ◆Toward understanding the neural basis of memory


  • Calcium & bone metabolism
  • Exercise physiology
  • Gastrointestinal Physiology
  • Modernized traditional medicine
  • Muscle physiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Cardiovascular physiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Reproductive physiology
  • Membrane transport
  • Stem cells
  • Immunological physiology
  • Nutrition physiology
  • Respiratory physiology
  • Renal physiology
  • New approaches and techniques in physiology
  • Computational physiology
  • etc.


  • Education workshop will be held in the same venue as for FAOPS2019, at Kobe international Conference Center, on March 27-28.
    Program will be announced later after clse discussion with international committee members. A separate registraion may be required.


  • All aspects of physiological sciences will be covered.


  • Training course for young researchers to learn various experimental techniques for physiological sciences will be held after FAOPS2019 in National Institute for Physiological Sciences in Okazaki, Japan. Travel expense and lodging will be supported.