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 (February 2018), 406 doctors from 264 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)
Breast Oncology Center, The Cancer Institute Hospital Of JFCR
Hiroji Iwata (Executive Director) Breast Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center
Katsumasa Kuroi (Executive Director) Breast Surgery, Ebara Hospital
Shigehira Saji (Executive Director) Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Masakazu Toi (Executive Director) Surgery (Breast Surgery), Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University
Norikazu Masuda (Executive Director) Surgery, Breast Oncology, National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital
Kenjiro Aogi Breast and Endocrine Surgery, National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center
Hiroshi Ishiguro Clinical Oncology, International University of Health and Welfare, School of Medicine
Masahiro Kashiwaba Clinical Research Center, Breast Surgery, Hakuaikai Sagara Hospital
Hidetaka Kawabata Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Toranomon Hospital
Takayuki Kinoshita Breast Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital
Naoya Gomi Diagnostic Imagine, The Cancer Institute Hospital Of JFCR
Hironobu Sasano Pathology, Tohoku University School of medicine
Nobuaki Sato Breast Surgery, Niigata Cancer Center Hospital
Chikako Shimizu Dept of Breast Medical Oncology, National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Koichiro Tsugawa Breast and Endocrine Surgery, St Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Mitsuhiro Tozaki Radiology Department, Sagara Hospital Breast Center
Takahiro Nakayama Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka International Cancer Institute
Seigo Nakamura Breast Surgical Oncology, Showa University School of Medicine
Reiki Nishimura Breast Center, Kumamoto Shinto General Hospital
Hiroko Yamashita Breast Surgery, Hokkaido University Hospital
Yutaka Yamamoto Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences Kumamoto University
Clinical Trial Review Committee

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Kenjiro Aogi (Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center
Shigehira Saji (Vice Chair) Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Hiroshi Ishiguro (Vice Chair) Clinical Oncology, International University of Health and Welfare, School of Medicine
Mari Oba Medical Statistics Faculty of Medicine, Toho University
Tetsuhiro Yoshinami Clinical Oncology, Osaka International Cancer Institute
Toshimi Takano Medical Oncology, Toranomon Hospital
Manabu Futamura Surgical Oncology, Gifu University Hospital
Hiroko Bando Breast and Endocrine Surgery, University of Tsukuba, Faculity of Medicine
Tomomi Fujisawa Breast Oncology, Gunma Prefectural Cancer Center
Toshinari Yamashita Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Kanagawa Cancer Center
Hiroyasu Yamashiro Breast Surgery, Tenri Hospital
Kenichi Watanabe Breast Surgery, National Hospital Organization Hokkaido Cancer Center
Education Committee

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Koichiro Tsugawa (Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, St Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Shoichiro Ohtani (Vice Chair) Breast Surgery, Hiroshima City Hiroshima Citizens Hospital
Hiromi Okuyama Breast Surgical Oncology, Showa University Hospital Breast Center
Hidetoshi Kawaguchi Breast Surgery, Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital
Kentaro Sakamaki Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Yasuaki Sagara Breast Surgery, Hakuaikai Sagara Hospital
Hideo Shigematsu Breast Surgery, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center and Chugoku Cancer Center
Shigenori Nagai Breast Medical Oncology, Saitama Cancer Center
Masaya Hattori Breast Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center
Hiroko Bando Breast and Endocrine Surgery, University of Tsukuba, Faculity of Medicine
Hiroyasu Yamashiro Breast Surgery, Tenri Hospital
Biomarker Committee

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

Hiroko Yamashita (Chair) Breast Surgery, Hokkaido University Hospital
Masahiro Kashiwaba (Vice Chair) Clinical Research Center, Breast Surgery, Hakuaikai Sagara Hospital
Tomohiko Ohta Translational Oncology, St Marianna University Graduate School of Medicine
Tomoharu Sugie Breast Surgery, Kansai Medical University Hospital
Hiroshi Tada Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Tohoku University School of medicine
Tatsuya Toyama Breast Surgery, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Science
Eriko Tokunaga Breast Oncology, National Kyushu Cancer Center
Yasuo Miyoshi Surgery (Breast and Endocrine Surgery), Hyogo College of Medicine
Medical Algorithm Committee

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

Hidetaka Kawabata (Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Toranomon Hospital
Takayuki Ueno (Vice Chair) Breast Surgery, The Cancer Institute Hospital Of JFCR
Hidetoshi Kawaguchi Breast Surgery, Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital
Yasuyuki Kojima Breast and Endocrine Surgery, St Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Masahiro Takada Breast Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital
Rikiya Nakamura Breast Surgery, Chiba Cancer Center
Ichiro Maeda Pathology, St Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital
Toshinari Yamashita Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Kanagawa Cancer Center
Clinical Pharmacology Committee

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

Hiroshi Ishiguro (Chair) Clinical Oncology, International University of Health and Welfare, School of Medicine
Chiyo Imamura Medical Research, Keio University School of Medicine
Toshimi Takano Medical Oncology, Toranomon Hospital
Fumiyoshi Yamashita The Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School and Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Kyoto University
International Trial Committee

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

Takayuki Kinoshita (Chair) Breast Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital
Yutaka Yamamoto (Vice Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences Kumamoto University
Shoichiro Ohtani Breast Surgery, Hiroshima City Hiroshima Citizens Hospital
Etsuyo Ogo Radiation Therapy Center, Kurume University
Tsutomu Takashima Surgical Oncology, Osaka City University Hospital
Naoki Niikura Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Tokai University
Hiroko Masuda Breast Surgery, Showa University Hospital
Hideko Yamauchi Breast Surgery, St Lukes International Hospital
Audit Committee

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

Yutaka Yamamoto (Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences Kumamoto University
Shigenori Nagai (Vice Chair) Dept of Breast Medical Oncology, Saitama Cancer Center
Masataka Sawaki Breast Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center
Hideo Shigematsu Breast Surgery, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center and Chugoku Cancer Center
Hiroshi Tada Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Tohoku University School of medicine
Tomomi Fujisawa Breast Oncology, Gunma Prefectural Cancer Center
Conflict of Interest Committee

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

Takahiro Nakayama (Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka International Cancer Institute
Tatsuya Toyama (Vice Chair) Breast Surgery, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Science
Kenichi Inoue Breast Medical Oncology, Saitama Cancer Center
Masahiro Kashiwaba Clinical Research Center, Breast Surgery, Hakuaikai Sagara Hospital
Eriko Tokunaga Breast Oncology, National Kyushu Cancer Center
Ethics Committee

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

Kazuo Tamura (Chair) General Medical Research Center, Fukuoka University Hospital
Shinsuke Amano Group Nexus Japan
Maiko Kanazawa Nursing, Tohoku University Hospital
Shigekazu Sakaguchi Shigekazu Sakaguchi law office
Academic Advisory Board

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

Masakazu Toi (Chair) Surgery (Breast Surgery), Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University
Naoya Gomi (Vice Chair) Diagnostic Imagine, The Cancer Institute Hospital Of JFCR
Hironobu Sasano (Vice Chair) Pathology, Tohoku University School of medicine
Yasuo Ohashi Integrated Science and Engineering for Sustainable Society, Chuo University
Shigehira Saji Medical Oncology, Fukushima Medical University
Hideyuki Saya Gene Regulation Dept, Institute for Advanced Medical Research, Keio University School of Medicine
Shin-ichi Hayashi Molecular and Functional Dynamics, Tohoku University School of medicine
Yasuhiro Fujiwara Breast and Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital
Yoshio Miki Genetic Diagnosis, Japanese Foundation For Cancer Research
Satoshi Morita Biomedical Statistics and Bioinformatics, Graduate School of Medicine Kyoto University
Seiichiro Yamamoto Cancer for Cancer Control and Informaition Services, National Cancer Center
Clinical Evaluation Advisory Board

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

Mitsuhiro Tozaki (Chair) Radiology, Sagara Hospital Breast Center
Takahiro Nakayama (Vice Chair) Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka International Cancer Institute
Yuichi Ando Clinical Oncology and Chemotherapy, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine
Masahide Kondo Medical Sociology, University of Tsukuba, Faculity of Medicine
Chikako Shimizu Breast Medical Oncology, National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Naruto Taira Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Okayama University Hospital
Yoshiki Mikami Surgical pathology, Kumamoto University Hospital

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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


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

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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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