About Us

Introduction

Purpose

The purpose of the JBCRG shall be the following: to plan and promote clinical trials and basic research in breast cancer domestically and multilaterally; to conduct research and surveys on domestic and foreign information on medical care for breast cancer and to diffuse and illuminate such information; to improve and promote clinical technologies for breast cancer; to act as an intermediary to liaise and strengthen alliances with affiliated organizations; and, to contribute to the public welfare by improving outcomes in breast cancer.

Projects

The JBCRG shall carry out the following, to serve the aforementioned purpose:

  1. Basic and clinical research;
  2. Collection, analysis, and publication of information;
  3. Mutual exchange of information;
  4. Ordinary/Extraordinary General Meetings; and
  5. Any other affairs required to accomplish the purpose of the JBCRG

Organization

Currently (September 2015), 384 doctors from 256 Institutes are registered as JBCRG members who are specialists from the breast cancer treating hospitals around Japan.
Also, JBCRG is a member of Breast International Group (BIG), which is a international breast cancer research group.

Board of Directors

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Shinji Ohno
(Representative Director)
Cancer Institute Hospital, Breast Oncology Center
Masakazu Toi
(Senior Director)
Department of Surgery (Breast Surgery), Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University
Katsumasa Kuroi (Executive Director) Tokyo Metropolitan Cancer & Infectious Disease Center, Komagome General Hospital
Hiroji Iwata Department of Breast Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
Kenjiro Aogi Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Shikoku Cancer Center
Hiroshi Ishiguro Outpatient Oncology Unit, Kyoto University Hospital
Masahiro Kashiwaba Department of Surgery, Iwate Medical University
Hidetaka Kawabata Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Toranomon Hospital
Takayuki Kinoshita Breast Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital
Naoya Gomi Department of diagnostic Imagine, the Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research
Hironobu Sasano Department of Pathology, Tohoku University Hospital
Shigehira Saji Department of Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Nobuaki Sato Surgery Dept, Niigata Cancer Center Hospital
Chikako Shimizu Department of Breast and Medicul Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital
Koichiro Tsugawa Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
Mitsuhiro Tozaki Department of Breast Oncology, Sagara Breastopia Healthcare Group
Seigo Nakamura Breast Center, Showa University Hospital
Takahiro Nakayama Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease
Norikazu Masuda Department of Surgery, Breast Surgery, Osaka National Hospital
Hiroko Yamashita Breast surgery, Hokkaido University Hospital
Yutaka Yamamoto Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University
Shoushu Mitsuyama (Auditor) Kitakyushu Municipal Medical Center
Biomarker Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Hiroko Yamashita (Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery,Hokkaido University Hospital
Masahiro Kashiwaba (Vice Chair) Department of Surgery, Iwate Medical University
Tomohiko Ohta Department of Translational Oncology, St.Marianna University School of Medician
Fumiaki Koizumi Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Research Support, Tokyo Metropolitan Cancer and Infectious Diseases Center Komagome Hospital
Tomoharu Sugie Department of Breast Surgery, Kansai Medical University Hirakata Hospital
Hiroshi Tada Department of Surgical Oncology, Tohoku University Hospital
Tatsuya Toyama Department of Oncology
Eriko Tokunaga National Kyushu Medical Center Department of Breast Oncology
Yasuo Miyoshi Department of Surgery, Hyogo College Of Medicine
Clinical Trial Review Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Kenjiro Aogi (Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Shikoku Cancer Center
Hiroshi Ishiguro (Vice Chair) Outpatient Oncology Unit, Kyoto University Hospital
Shigehira Saji Department of Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Mari S Oba Department of Bio statistics and Epidemiology , Yokohama City University
Hiroi Kasai Institute for Advancement of Clinical and Translational Science, Kyoto University Hospital
Toshimi Takano Department of Medical Oncology, Toranomon Hospital
Hiroko Bando Department of Breast-Thyroid-Endocrine Surgery, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Tomomi Fujisawa Department of Breast Oncology, Gunma Prefectural Cancer Center
Manabu Futamura Department of Surgical Oncology, Gifu University Hospital
Toshinari Yamashita Department of Breast Surgery, Division of Clinical Research Support, Tokyo Metropolitan Cancer and Infectious Diseases Center Komagome Hospital
Hiroyasu Yamashiro Department of Breast Surgery, Tenri Hospital
Tetsuhiro Yoshinami Department of Clinical Oncology, Osaka medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease
Kenichi Watanabe Hokkaido Cancer Center Department of Breast Surgery
Medical Algorithm Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Hidetaka Kawabata (Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Toranomon Hospital
Takahiro Nakayama (Vice Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease
Takayuki Ueno Department of Surgery, Kyorin University Hospital
Hidetoshi Kawaguchi Department of Breast Surgery, Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital
Yasuyuki Kojima Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Masahiro Takada Department of Breast Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital
Rikiya Nakamura Department of Breast Surgery, Chiba Cancer Center
Ichiro Maeda Department of Pathology, St. Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Toshinari Yamashita Department of Breast Surgery, Division of Clinical Research Support, Tokyo Metropolitan Cancer and Infectious Diseases Center Komagome Hospital
Education Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Koichiro Tsugawa (Chair) Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
Yutaka Yamamoto (Vice Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University
Shoichiro Ohtani Department of breast cancer, Hiroshima City Hospital
Hiromi Okuyama Breast Center/ Clinical Research Center, Showa University Hospital
Hidetoshi Kawaguchi Department of Breast Surgery, Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital
Kentaro Sakamaki Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center.
Yasuaki Sagara Department of Breast Surgical Oncology, Sagara Hospital
Hiroko Bando Department of Breast-Thyroid-Endocrine Surgery, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Hideo Shigematsu Department of Breast Surgery, Hiroshima University
Shigenori Nagai Dept of Breast Medical Oncology, Saitama Cancer Center
Masaya Hattori Department of Breast Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
Rin Yamaguchi Department of Pathology, Kurume University
Hiroyasu Yamashiro Department of Breast Surgery, Tenri Hospital
Clinical Pharmacology Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Hiroshi Ishiguro (Chair) Outpatient Oncology Unit, Kyoto University Hospital
Chiyo K Imamura Department of Pharmacology School of Medicine, Keio University
Shigehira Saji Department of Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Toshimi Takano Department of Medical Oncology, Toranomon Hospital
Fumiyoshi Yamashita Graduate School and Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University
Ethics Committee

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Kazuo Tamura (Chair) Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Medical Oncology/Hematology/Infectious Diseases
Shigekazu Sakaguchi Shigekazu Sakaguchi law office
Shinsuke Amano Group Nexus Japan
Maiko Kanazawa University Hospital Division of Nursing
Michio Souma JBCRG Head Office, Operation Unit Manager
Fusako Inoue JBCRG, Data Center Manager
Clinical Evaluation Advisory Board

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Mitsuhiro Tozaki (Chair) Department of Breast Oncology, Sagara Breastopia Healthcare Group
Takahiro Nakayama (Vice Chair) Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease
Yuichi Ando Department of Clinical Oncology and Chemotherapy, Nagoya University Hospital
Masahide Kondo Department of Health Care Policy and Management, Graduate school of Comprehensive Human Science, University of Tsukuba
Chikako Shimizu Department of Breast and Medicul Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital
Naruto Taira Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Okayama University Hospital
Yoshiki Mikami Department of Surgical pathology, Kumamoto University Hospital
Academic Advisory Board

(Honorifics omitted・In the order of the Japanese syllabary except Director/Chair)

Masakazu Toi (Chair) Department of Surgery (Breast Surgery), Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University
Naoya Gomi (Vice Chair) Department of diagnostic Imagine, the Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research
Hironobu Sasano (Vice Chair) Department of Pathology, Tohoku University Hospital
Yasuo Ohashi Department of Integrated Science and Engineering for Sustainable Society, Chuo University
Hideyuki Saya Division of Gene Regulation, Institute for Advanced Medical Research, School of Medicine, Keio University
Shinichi Hayashi Laboratory of Molecular and Functional Dynamics, Tohoku University Graduate School for Medicine
Yasuhiro Yasuhiro epartment of Breast and Medicul Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital
Yoshio Miki Genetic Diagnosis Department, Cancer Institute
Satoshi Morita Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Biomedical Statistics and Bioinformatics
Seiichiro Yamamoto Cancer for Cancer Control and Informaition Services, National Cancer Center

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Map

Japan Breast Cancer Research Group (JBCRG)

Head Office

3rd Floor, Nihonbashikoamicho9-4, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0016, JAPAN
TEL : +81-3-6264-8873    FAX : +81-3-6264-8875
E-mail : office@jbcrg.jp

Data Center

#4, The Kyoto Technoscience Center, 14 Yoshida-Kawara-cho,
Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8305, JAPAN
TEL : +81-75-751-0330    FAX : +81-75-751-0230
E-mail : data@jbcrg.jp

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Articles of Association

Articles of Association of the Japan Breast Cancer Research Group

The Rules of the Japan Breast Cancer Research Group

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