The 2nd JCS Council Forum on Basic CardioVascular Research


At a Glance (Tentative) (PDF)

Keynote Lecture

Keynote Lecture 1

Walter J. Koch
(President of Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences(BCVS); Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, USA)

Chairperson: Yoshihiko Saito (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nara Medical University)

Keynote Lecture 2

Thomas Eschenhagen
(President of International Society for Heart Research (ISHR) European Section; Department of Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany)

Chairperson: Issei Komuro (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo)

Sponsored Symposium

Sponsored Symposium 1

Heart Failure

Chairpersons: Masafumi Yano (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Yamaguchi University)
Koichiro Kuwahara (Shinshu University School of Medicine)

Sponsored Symposium 2

Development and Regeneration

Chairpersons: Keiichi Fukuda (Keio University School of Medicine)
Hyo-soo Kim (Department of Internal Medicine at Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea)

Sponsored Symposium 3

Mitochondria and Cardiomyocyte Metabolism

Chairpersons: Tetsuji Miura (Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine)
Tomomi Ide (Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University)

Sponsored Symposium 4

Interorgan Communication Network

Chairpersons: Thomas N. Sato (Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International)
Ichiro Manabe (Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University)

Sponsored Symposium 5


Chairpersons: Seiji Takashima (Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University)
Koh Ono (Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)

Sponsored Symposium 6

Vascular Biology

Chairpersons: Toyoaki Murohara (Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine)
Yoshiaki Kubota (Keio University School of Medicine)

Sponsored Symposium 7

Pulmonary Hypertension / Vasculitis

Chairpersons: Yoshikazu Nakaoka (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Research Institute)
Noriaki Emoto (Kobe Pharmaceutical University)

Sponsored Symposium 8


Chairpersons: Tetsushi Furukawa (Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
Katsushige Ono (Faculty of Medicine, Oita University)

Sponsors of Symposium *As of April 30., 2018

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited.
Bayer Yakuhin, Ltd
OTSUKA Pharmaceutical Co.Ltd.
Astellas Pharma Inc./Amgen Astellas BioPharma K.K.
AstraZeneka K.K.

Award Session

Presenters of Award Session will be selected from those who have submitted abstracts for regular presentation.
The awardees will be selected during the session.
More information on Award Session can be found on "Abstract Submission" page.


Poster Award will be selected among presentations delivered during poster session.

Travel Award

Presenters from overseas are candidates for Travel Award.
We select winners and give Travel Award to them.