Welcome FAOPS2019

Special Lecturers

Speakers

  • 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)

Symposium

  • Advances in understanding cerebellar LTD and motor learning: A celebration of Masao Ito
    Organizers
    Yasuo Kawaguchi (National Institute for Physiological Science, Japan)
    Masanobu Kano (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
    Kazuo Kitamura (University of Yamanashi, Japan)
    Speakers
    Masanobu Kano (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
    Keiko Tanaka (Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)
    Christian Hansel (The University of Chicago, USA)
    Shinji Matsuda (The University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
    Jeniffer Raymond (Stanford University, USA)
  • Molecular mechanisms of aging
    Organizers
    Shohei Mitani (Tokyo Women's Medical University, Japan)
    Speakers
    Makoto Kuro-o (Jichi Medical University, Japan)
    Eiji Hara (Osaka University, Japan)
    Xiaodong Wang (National Institute of Biological Sciences, Beijing, China)
  • Thermal biology: A new world of life science
    Organizers
    Makoto Tominaga (Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience, Japan)
    Kazuhiro Nakamura (Nagoya University, Japan)
    Masao Doi @ (Kyoto University, Japan)
    Speakers
    Craig Montell (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
    Jan Erik Siemens (Heidelberg University, Germany)
    D. Allan Drummond (University of Chicago, USA)
    Takashi Yoshimura (Nagoya University, Japan)
    Makoto Tominaga (Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience, Japan)
    Kohki Okabe (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
    Kazuhiro Nakamura (Nagoya University, Japan)
  • Inter-tissue communications underlying metabolic and feeding control
    Organizers
    Yasuhiko Minokoshi (National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan)
    Shingo Kajimura (University of California San Francisco, USA)
    Speakers
    Shingo Kajimura (University of California San Francisco, USA)
    Juro Sakai (Tohoku University, Japan)
    Hirofumi Misu (Kanazawa University, Japan)
    Ichiro Manabe (Chiba University, Japan)
    Yasuhiko Minokoshi (National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Japan)
    Masamitsu Fukuyama (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
    Tadashi Uemura (Kyoto University, Japan)
    Koichi Kawakami (National Institute of Genetics, Japan)
    Hiroshi Inoue (Kanazawa University, Japan)
    Tony K.T. Lam (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • Cutting-edge research topics on skeletal muscle plasticity in health and diseases
    Organizers
    Katsumasa Goto (Toyohashi SOZO University, Japan)
    Gordon S. Lynch (The University of Melbourne, Australia)
    Hidefumi Waki (Juntendo University, Japan)
    Speakers
    Nobuharu L Fujii (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
    Shuichi Machida (Juntendo University, Japan)
    Gordon S. Lynch (The University of Melbourne, Australia)
    **Other speakers are to be announced.
  • Teaching physiology; International perspectives
    Organizers
    Noriyuki Koibuchi (Gunma University, Japan)
    Mei Ling Tsai (National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan)
    Speakers
    Masato Shibuya (Kagawa Education Institute of Nutrition, Japan)
    Fabian C.L. Li (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
    Mei Ling Tsai (National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan)
    Adrianta Surjadhana (Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia)
    Arif Siddiqui (Barrett Hodgson University, Pakistan)
    Hwee Ming Cheng (Univeristy of Malaya, Malaysia)
  • Primate researches in Asian regions
    Organizers
    Suchinda Malaivijitnond (Chulalongkorn University & National Primate Research Centre, Thailand)
    Atsushi Iriki (RIKEN, Japan)
    Speakers
    Suchinda Malaivijitnond (Chulalongkorn University & National Primate Research Centre, Thailand)
    Ikki Matsuda (Chubu University Academy of Emerging Sciences, Japan)
    Michael D. Gumert ( Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
    Atsushi Iriki (RIKEN, Japan)
  • Frontiers in pain physiology - from detection to the survival behavior
    Organizers
    Fusao Kato (The Jikei University School of Medicine, Japan)
    Seog Bae Oh (Seoul National University, Korea)
    Speakers
    Chien-Chang Chen (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
    Seog Bae Oh (Seoul National University, Korea)
    Xu Zhang (Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
    Elena Bagley (The University of Sydney, Australia)
    Yukari Takahashi (The Jikei University School of Medicine, Japan)
  • Toward understanding the neural basis of memory
    Organizers
    Kaoru Inokuchi (University of Toyama, Japan)
    Bong-Kiun Kaang (Seoul National University, Korea)
    Naoki Matsuo (Osaka University, Japan)
    Speakers
    **Speakers are to be announced.

SYMPOSIUM TOPICS

  • 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.

TEACHING WORKSHOP

  • 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.

ORAL POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  • All aspects of physiological sciences will be covered.

TRAINING COURSE

  • 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.