Profile of Executive Council Members


Akira Nakagawara, MD, PhD (Japan)

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Current positions and members (related to childhood cancer):

    President, NGO Magokoro Organization for Childhood Cancer (MOCC)

    Board member & Chairman of Pediatric Cancer Committee, UICC-Japan

    INRG Executive Committee member & PCDC Scientific Advisory Committee member

     Vice President, Japanese Society for Quantum Medical Science (J-QMS)

    Director, The Quantum Medicine Foundation (QMF)

    Visiting Professors of Nagasaki University and Saga University

    Honorary member, The Japanese Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (JSPHO) 

    Member, International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP)

    Founding Member, Japan Children’s Cancer Group (JCCG)

    Former President, Advances in Neuroblastoma Research Association (ANRA)

    Past-continental president of SIOP Asia


Specialty in childhood cancer:        

    Neuroblastoma, Signaling, Genomics, Drug development, Tissue bank, Molecular

    diagnostics, Long term follow-up, spontaneous regression