Japanese Circulation Society
Scientific Sessions Activities Publications
index
Congress Report
The 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Circulation Society
Presidential Lecture Plenary Sessions
Mikamo Lecture Symposia
Mashimo Lecture Joint Symposia
Special Lectures

The 67th Annual Scientific Meeting
of the Japanese Circulation Society
Date:March 28 (Fri) -30 (Sun), 2003
Venue: Fukuoka, Japan
President: Akira Takeshita, M.D., Ph.D.
Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan

Presidential Lecture
  The Physician's Task for a Better Medical System in Japan
 

Akira Takeshita, MD, PhD

Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan

 
Mikamo Lecture
  A Radical View of the Superfamily of Cardiovascular Risk Factors
 

Donald Heistad

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
 
Mashimo Lecture
  Regulatory Mechanisms of Synaptic Transmission in the Neural Network
 

Shigetada Nakanishi

Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
 
Special Lecture
  Inflammation in Atherosclerosis
  Peter Libby Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
   
  Recent Advances in the Treatment of Arrhythmias
  Augustus Grant Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
   
  An Approach to Cardiac Hypertrophy: Cardiac Specific Receptor Signaling
  Tadashi Inagami Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
   
  Endothelial Control of Cardiovascular Function
  Paul M. Vanhoutte University of Paris VI, Paris, France
   
  The Cardiovascular Choreography of COXs
  Garret A. FitzGerald University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
   
  Progression from Compensated Hypertrophy to Failure in the Pressure Overloaded Human Heart
PAGE TOP Jutta Schaper Max-Planck-Institute, Bad Nauheim, Germany
 
Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session 1 Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategy for Cardiac Remodeling
 

Seiji Takashima

Osaka University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan

 

Takayuki Shindo

University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

 

Genzou Takemura

Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan

 

Toru Kubota

Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan

  Tetsuo Shioi

Kitasato UniversitySchool of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan

  Hiroaki Matsubara

Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Japan

   
Plenary Session 2 Mechanism, Treatment and Prevention of Hypertensive Cardiovascular Disease: Progress and Remaining Problems
 

Yoshitaka Hirooka

Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
  Kazuomi Kario Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
 

Hiroo Kumagai

Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
 

Yukihito Higashi

Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
 

Tohru Matsuyama

Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
   
Plenary Session 3 Characteristics of Atherosclerosis in Japanese: From Genes to Therapy
 

Yutaka Nakashima

Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  Hisao Ogawa Kumamoto University School of Medicine, Kumamoto, Japan
 

Hiroaki Shimokawa

Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
 

Keisuke Fukuo

Osaka University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
   
Plenary Session 4 Therapeutic Strategy for Intractable Ventricular Arrhythmias
 

Takanori Ikeda

Toho University Ohashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
  Shigeru Ikeguchi Takeda General Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
  Minoru Horie National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
   
Plenary Session 5 Frontier of Atherosclerosis Research
 

Masataka Sata

University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  Shoichi Ehara Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
 

Mitsuaki Isobe

Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
   
Plenary Session 6 Current and Future Perspectives of Minimally Invasive Cardiovascular Surgery
 

Hirofumi Takemura

Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
PAGE TOP Akimitsu Yamaguchi Hayama Heart Center, Kanagawa, Japan
 
Symposia
Symposium 2 Progress in the Pathophysiology and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension
  Masahito Sakuma Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
  Hiroshi Watanabe Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
  Hiroshi Date Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama, Japan
  Kohtaro Abe Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
   
Symposium 12 Diagnosis and Treatment of Diastolic Heart Failure: From Bench to Bedside
 

Gen Takagi

Nippon Medical School-Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Chiba, Japan
  Masafumi Yano Yamaguchi University, Ube, Japan
 

Yasuki Kihara

Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

  Kazuhiro Yamamoto Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
PAGE TOP Tomotsugu Tabata University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan
 
Joint Symposia
ESC-JCS Joint Symposium Frontiers of Hypertension Treatment
  Graham MacGregor St. George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK
  Jan A. Staessen University of Leuven, Belgium
  Toshiro Fujita University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
 
ACC-JCS Joint Symposium New Horizons in the Management of Patients with Chronic Heart Failure
  Sharon A. Hunt Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  Tsutomu Yoshikawa Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  Bertram Pitt University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI
PAGE TOP Harlan M. Krumholz Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Scientific Sessions | Activities | Publications
Index

Copyright © 2003 Japanese Circulation Society
All Rights Reserved.

webmaster@j-circ.or.jp