Affiliation: Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan;
Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: I am the chairman of the committee of the Patient Safety of the Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists.
Biography: Education: Yamaguchi University School of Medicine --from April,1972 to March,1978 Yamaguchi University Postgraduate Medical School --from April,1978 to March,1982 Appointment: Instructor, Department of Anesthesiology, Yamaguchi University Hospital--from April,1982 to June,1984 Visiting Fellow, Department of Experimental Neurology, Max-Planck-Institute for Neurological Research(Cologne,Federal Republic of Germany) --from July,1985 to June,1987 Head, Department of Anesthesiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital--from April,1992 to the present (Head, Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Kokura Memorial Hospital --from January,1993 to the present) Clinical Professor of Yamaguchi University School of Medicine--from November,2001 to the present Vice director of Kokura Memorial Hospital --from September,2003 to the present Society Activities: Standing Member of the Board of Directors, Chairman, the committee of the general affairs The Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists --from May,2011 to May,2013 Director, The Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists Chairman, the committee of patient safety --from May,2015 to the present Standing Member of the Board of Directors The Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists --from October,2011 to May,2015 (Chairman, the ethical committee from October,2013 to May,2015) Auditor, The Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists --from May,2015 to the present Director, The Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia --from October, 2015 to the present President, The 18th annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists -- from September 27 to 29, 2013 The 38th annual meeting of the Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia -- from November 1 to 3, 2018
Disclosure of Interest: None declared
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