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The 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society
Presidential Lecture
Mikamo Lecture
Mashimo Lecture
Special Lectures
Plenary Sessions
Clinical Symposia
Basic Symposia

The 66th Annual Scientific Meeting
of the Japanese Circulation Society
Date: April 24 (Wed.) - 26 (Fri.), 2002
Venue: Sapporo, Japan
President: Akira Kitabatake, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Hokkaido Univ.Graduate Sch.of Med.

Presidential Lecture
  Integrated Cardiology: Cardiac Dysfunction and Altered Signal Transduction in Heart Failure

Akira Kitabatake, MD, PhD

Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan

Mikamo Lecture
  Clinical Frontiers in Atherosclerosis Research: Therapeutic Targets for the Treatment of Atherothrombosis in the New Millennium

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD

Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
Mashimo Lecture
  Cardiac Tissue Reconstruction Based on Cell Sheet Engineering

Teruo Okano, MD

Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Special Lecture
  Calcium Cycling Proteins of Cardiac Sarcoplasmic Reticulum (SR): Molecular Regeneration of the Phospholamban-SERCA Ca Pump System and Its Pathophysiological Consequences
  Michihiko Tada, MD Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
Genome Analysis and Medical Information Center, Ltd, Hyogo, Japan
  Early Cardiovascular Disease: Recognition and Treatment to Prevent Progression
  Jay N. Cohn, MD University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  The Promise of Prevention and Reversing Target Organ Involvement in Hypertension
  Edward D. Frohlich, MD Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana
  Diastology 2000
PAGE TOP Jamil Tajik, MD Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session 2 Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Metabolism: Progress and Promise

Hanna B. Rubins

Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN


Hiroaki Shimokawa

Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Fukuoka, Japan


Seinosuke Kawashima

Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan


Koji Maemura

Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Plenary Session 6 New Alternative Therapies for Refractory Heart Failure

Seiji Takashima

Osaka University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
  Hiroshi Okamoto Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan

Masafumi Yano

Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Ube, Japan
PAGE TOP Shinji Tomita National Cardiovascular Center Research Institute, Suita, Japan
Clinical Symposia
Symposium Clinical 2 Novel Risk Factors and New Screening Techniques for Cardiovascular Disease
  Kenichi Yasunari Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka
  Masashi Fujita Kansai Rosai Hospital, Amagasaki
Symposium Clinical 3 Current Status and Future Challenges of Tissue Engineering in the Cardiovascular System

Yoshihiro Iijima

Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
  Hiromi Nishimura Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Symposium Clinical 4 New Strategies in the Surgical Management of Advanced Heart Failure
  Hisayoshi Suma Hayama Heart Center, Miura, Japan
  Takuya Nomoto Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
  Goro Matsumiya Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Symposium Clinical 6 Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Cardiovascular Diseases: Progress at the Turn of the Century

Thomas K. Nordt

University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

  Satoshi Fujii Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
  Shunichi Miyazaki National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
  Ikuyoshi Watanabe Nihon University Surugadai Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Symposium Clinical 8 New Developments in Echocardiography: Recent Advances in Technology and Challenges to Ischemic Heart Disease

Shintaro Beppu

Osaka University, Suita, Japan
  Young-Jae Lim

Kawachi General Hospital, Higashi-Osaka, Japan

PAGE TOP Hiroyuki Watanabe Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Basic Symposia
Symposium Basic 1 The Cardiovascular Physiome
  Seiryo Sugiura University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  Susumu Minamisawa The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
PAGE TOP Tomie Kawada Niigata University Medical Hospital, Niigata, Japan

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