Committees of the JSTP

General Affairs Committee

Chair: Satoshi FURUKAWA(Director)
Vice Chair: Hisashi ANAYAMA(Director)
Members: Kumiko OGAWA(Vice President), Kiyokazu OZAKI (Financial Executive), Min GI(Director), Katsuhiko YOSHIZAWA(Director)
  • Coordination with the new JSTP office or publishing agent
  • Response to the externally associations and organizations
  • Financial management, submission of budget plan and financial report
  • Formulation and report of activity plan
  • Construction, improvement and elimination of the bylaw or agreements
  • Other coordination

Membership Committee

Chair: Junko SATO(Director)
Vice Chair: Makoto SHIBUTANI
Members: Makoto Ueda, Min GI(Director)
  • The "membership Committee" is set up under the Board of Directors as a standing organization to take in charge subjects concerning membership. The role of the committee is to examine matters concerning membership in general and to present them to the Board of Directors. The committee also examines the membership qualification for new applicants and councilors and reports the results to the Board of Directors.

International Committee

Chair: Katsuhiko YOSHIZAWA(Director)
Vice Chair: Min GI(Director)
Vice Chair: Junko SATO(Director)
Members: Masako IMAOKA(Director), Yoshimasa OKAZAKI, Kumiko OGAWA(Vice President), Naofumi TAKAHASHI Kiyokazu OZAKI (Financial Executive) Mari IIDA, Hitoshi KANDORI, Shunji NAKATSUJI, Hirofumi HATAKEYAMA, Toshihisa FUJIWARA
Advisers: Hijiri IWATA, Dai NAKAE(Inspector), Takanori HARADA, Hideki WANIBUCHI(Inspector)
  • • The International Committee was established in 2010 to address the growing international activity in the field of toxicologic pathology.
    This committee acts as a liaison with the International Association of Toxicologic Pathologists (IATP), the International Harmonization of Toxicologic Pathology Terminology and Diagnostic Standards (INHAND-GESC), the Asian (AUTP), Chinese (CPASTP), US (STP) and EU (ESTP) toxicologic pathology societies.

Board Certification Committee

Chair: Kiyokazu OZAKI (Financial Executive)
Vice Chair : Hiroshi SATOH(Director)
Members: Not disclosed
  • The committee manages certifying examination of JSTP, and reexamines the qualification update.
  • Please see Diplomate of JSTP for details of the certifying examination.
  • The committee explains the previous year's certifying examination questions on the day before of the annual meeting of the JSTP (free).

Education Committee

Chair: Satoru TAKAHASHI(Director)
Vice Chair: Masako IMAOKA(Director)
Members: Takeshi IZAWA, Makoto Ueda, Etsuko OHTA, Hitoshi KANDORI,
Yutaka NAKAHARA, Saori Matsuo, Katsuhiro MIYAJIMA, Yuko YAMAGUCHI

Publication Committee

Chair: Mitsuru KUWAMURA(Director)
Vice Chair: Atsuhiko KATO(Director)
Vice Chair: Masanao YOKOHIRA
Advisers: Masami SUZUKI(President), Satoshi FURUKAWA(Director)
Members: Takeshi IZAWA, Kumiko OGAWA(Vice President), Etsuko OHTA, Kiyokazu OZAKI (Financial Executive), Hiroshi SATOH(Director), Kiyonori KAI, Min GI(Director), Aya NAIKI

Textbook Development Committee

Chair: Hisashi ANAYAMA(Director)
Vice Chair: Takeshi IZAWA
Advisers: Satoshi FURUKAWA(Director)
Members: Hiroko KOKOSHIMA, Katsuhiko YOSHIZAWA(Director), Yuko YAMAGUCHI
  • This committee was established in FY 2024 to appropriately revise ornewly publish textbooks while expanding the scope of toxicopathology andits activities, advancing science, and according to the needs of JSTPmembers. We will work to provide better deliverables to all of you withcooperation within and outside the society.

Communication Committee

Chair: Kumiko OGAWA(Vice President)
Vice Chair: Masako IMAOKA(Director)
Advisers: Yuji OISHI, Hiroshi ONODERA
Members: Mari IIDA, Kochi KAKIMOTO, Mika NAGAIKE, Satoshi SUZUKI, Takayasu MOROKI
  • The role of this committee is to provide useful information to all JSTP members through the JSTP Home Page and JSTP News. The new version of Home Page, including "Members Only" pages and other new functions, is now preparing by this Committee.