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List of Executives and Directors

(as of October 2, 2017)

Executives

Phone: +81-3-3506-9401
Fax: +81-3-3506-9417

Chief Executive

Tatsuya Kondo, M.D., Ph.D.

Senior Executive Director

Haruo Akagawa

Executive Director

Seiichi Inoue
Takao Yamori, Ph.D.

Auditor

Eiichiro Hikida
Michiko Otsuka

Directors

Deputy Executive Director

Seiichi Inoue

Phone: +81-3-3506-9401
Fax: +81-3-3506-9417

Special Advisor to the Chief Executive (International Affairs)

Osamu Sakashita

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

Director of Center for Product Evaluation

Takao Yamori, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9406
Fax: +81-3-3506-9569

Chief Safety Officer

Shinobu Uzu

Phone: +81-3-3506-9434
Fax: +81-3-3506-9543

Chief Relief Officer

Nobutaka Ikemoto

Phone: +81-3-3506-9460
Fax: +81-3-3506-9439

Chief Management Officer

Tomiko Tawaragi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9600
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Director of Asia Training Center for Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Regulatory Affairs

Haruo Akagawa

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

Associate Executive Director (for Planning and Coordination)

Takenobu Inagawa

Phone:+81-3-3506-9600
Fax:+81-3-3506-9461

Associate Executive Director (for Review Management)

Takenobu Inagawa

Phone: +81-3-3506-9438
Fax: +81-3-3506-9443

Associate Executive Director (for International Programs)

Toshiyoshi Tominaga, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

Associate Executive Director (for Information System)

Hiroshi Moriguchi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9485
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Associate Executive Director (for Regulatory Science)

Yasuo Kiryu, M.D., Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9573
Fax: +81-3-3506-9418

Associate Center Director (for Review of Cellular and Tissue-based Products, Vaccines, and Blood Products)

Katsutoshi Saruta, M.D., Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9449
Fax: +81-3-3506-9495

Associate Center Director (for New Drug Review)

Yoshikazu Hayashi, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9487
Fax: +81-3-3506-9567

Associate Center Director (for Advanced Review with Electronic Data Promotion and Science Board)

Mayumi Shikano, Ph.D

Phone: +81-3-3506-9475
Fax: +81-3-3506-9564

Associate Center Director (for Asia Training Center for Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Regulatory Affairs)

Toshiyoshi Tominaga, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

Associate Center Director (for Manufacturing/Quality and Compliance)

Shingou Sakurai, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9446
Fax: +81-3-3506-9465

Associate Center Director (for Medical Device Review)

Katsumi Kinoshita

Phone: +81-3-3506-9447
Fax: +81-3-3506-9466

Information Technology Promotion Group

Director
Yoshikazu Hiyama

Phone: +81-3-3506-9485
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Coordination Officer for Information Technology Promotion

Shinji Yamada

Phone: +81-3-3506-9485
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Advanced Review with Electronic Data Promotion Group

Director
Yumiko Nomura

Phone: +81-3-3506-9475
Fax: +81-3-3506-9564

Office of General Affairs

Office Director
Yuichi Watanabe

Phone: +81-3-3506-9541
Fax: +81-3-3506-9417

Director for Personnel Affairs and Human Resources Development

Tomoko Osawa, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9427
Fax: +81-3-3506-9417

Office of Financial Management

Office Director
Mitsuhiro Nishiyama

Phone: +81-3-3506-9410
Fax: +81-3-3506-9417

Office of Planning and Coordination

Office Director
Takenobu Inagawa

Deputy Office Director
Toshiyuki Nomura

Phone: +81-3-3506-9600
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Office of Regulatory Science

Office Director
Kazuhisa Hasebe

Phone: +81-3-3506-9573
Fax: +81-3-3506-9418

Office of International Programs

Office Director
Naoyuki Yasuda

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

Office of International Cooperation

Office Director
Junko Sato, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

International Senior Training Coordinator

Shinobi Uzu
Junko Sato, Ph.D.
Kenichi Mikami
Ryuta Nakamura, Ph.D.
Naoto Kato, Ph.D.
Wataru Asakura, Ph.D.
Kensuke Ishii, Ph.D.
Emiko Kondo, Ph.D.
Yoshiaki Uyama, Ph.D.
Shingou Sakurai, Ph.D.

International Coordination Officer

Teruyoshi Ehara
Hirokazu Hasegawa

Phone: +81-3-3506-9573
Fax: +81-3-3506-9418

Office of Relief Funds

Office Director
Shinichi Okamura

Deputy Director
Reiko Sato, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9460
Fax: +81-3-3506-9439

Chief Actuary

Shinji Yamada

Phone: +81-3-3506-9485
Fax: +81-3-3506-9461

Office of Review Administration

Office Director
Toshitaka Honma

Phone: +81-3-3506-9542
Fax: +81-3-3506-9442

Office of Review Management

Office Director
Yumiko Nomura

Phone: +81-3-3506-9438
Fax: +81-3-3506-9443

Coordination Officer for Review of Breakthrough Products (SAKIGAKE)

Hiroshi Moriguchi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9438
Fax: +81-3-3506-593

Masayoshi Shibatsuji
Tsutomu Urano, Ph.D.
Daisei Miyamoto, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9562
Fax: +81-3-3506-9593

Coordination Officer for Pharmaceutical Affairs Consultations(R&D)

Tsutomu Urano, Ph.D. (for Pharmaceuticals & Regenerative Medical Products)
Daisei Miyamoto, Ph.D. (for Medical Devices & In Vitro Diagnostics)

Phone: +81-3-3506-9562
Fax: +81-3-3506-9593

Coordination Officer for the Practical Application of Innovation Advancements

Hiroshi Moriguchi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9438
Fax: +81-3-3506-9593

Masayoshi Shibatsuji

Phone: +81-3-3506-9562
Fax: +81-3-3506-9593

Office of Standards and Guidelines Development

Office Director
Seiko Miyazaki, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9431
Fax: +81-3-3506-9440

Senior Specialists

Kazutoshi Shinoda, Ph.D. (for Toxicity)

Phone: +81-3-3506-9448
Fax: +81-3-3506-9450

Office of New Drug I

Office Director
Kenichi Mikami

Phone: +81-3-3506-9448
Fax: +81-3-3506-9450

Office of New Drug II

Office Director
Ryuta Nakamura, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9451
Fax: +81-3-3506-9453

Office of New Drug III

Office Director
Naoto Kato, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9452
Fax: +81-3-3506-9569

Office of New Drug IV

Office Director
Wataru Asakura, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9487
Fax: +81-3-3506-9567

Office of New Drug V

Office Director
Koshin Kiyohara

Phone: +81-3-3506-9571
Fax: +81-3-3506-9445

Drug Re-examination Coordination Officer

Shoji Takamatsu, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9448
Fax: +81-3-3506-9450

Office of Cellular and Tissue-based Products

Office Director
Kazuhiko Chikazawa

Deputy Director
Futaba Honda, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9471
Fax: +81-3-3506-9495

Office of Vaccines and Blood Products

Office Director
Yasushi Jotatsu

Phone: +81-3-3506-9449
Fax: +81-3-3506-9495

Office of OTC/Quasi-drugs

Office Director
Mitsue Hirota

Phone: +81-3-3506-9430
Fax: +81-3-3506-9481

Office of Generic Drugs

Office Director
Koichi Hiruta

Phone: +81-3-3506-9001
Fax: +81-3-3506-1104

Office of Medical Devices I

Office Director
Shinichi Takae

Phone: +81-3-3506-9447
Fax: +81-3-3506-9466

Office of Medical Devices II

Office Director
Kensuke Ishii, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9468
Fax: +81-3-3506-9474

Office of Medical Devices III

Office Director
Mimei Takahashi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9425
Fax: +81-3-3506-9466

Office of In Vitro Diagnostics

Office Director
Naoyuki Yabana, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9469
Fax: +81-3-3506-9474

Office of Non-clinical and Clinical Compliance

Office Director
Makoto Hirose

Phone: +81-3-3506-9555
Fax: +81-3-3506-9467

Office of Safety I

Office Director
Kiyomi Ueno

Phone: +81-3-3506-9434
Fax: +81-3-3506-9543

Office of Safety II

Office Director
Emiko Kondo, Ph.D.

Deputy Director
Yukio Oniyama, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9435
Fax: +81-3-3506-9441

Office of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology

Office Director
Yoshiaki Uyama, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9473
Fax: +81-3-3506-9543

Office of Manufacturing/Quality and Compliance

Office Director
Shingou Sakurai, Ph.D.

Office Director(for Medical Devices)
Mimei Takahashi

Phone: +81-3-3506-9446
Fax: +81-3-3506-9465

Kansai Branch

Branch Chief
Tatsuo Kishi, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-6-6374-6820
Fax: +81-6-6374-6825

Hokuriku Branch

Branch Chief
Junko Sato, Ph.D.

Phone: +81-3-3506-9456
Fax: +81-3-3506-9572

JCN 3010005007409

Shin-Kasumigaseki Building, 3-3-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0013 Japan

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