Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

  • Hiroaki Kitaoka, Kochi University, Kochi, Japan

Associate Editors

  • Takeshi Adachi, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
  • Yoshihiro Akashi, St. Marianna University School of Medicine, Kawasaki, Japan
  • Junya Ako, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan
  • Tetsuya Amano, Aichi Medical University, Aichi-Gun, Japan
  • Hirotsugu Fukuda, Dokkyo Medical University, Shimotsuga-Gun, Japan
  • Masaru Hatano, The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine Faculty of Medicine, Bunkyo-Ku, Japan
  • Taiko Horii, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine Graduate School of Medicine, Kagawa, Japan
  • Kouichi Inoue, Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital, Osaka, Japan
  • Teruo Inoue, Dokkyo Medical University, Shimotsuga-Gun, Japan
  • Tomoko Ishizu, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
  • Shiro Iwanaga, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Saitama, Japan
  • Chisato Izumi, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
  • Yasuhiro Izumiya, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan
  • Ken Kozuma, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  • Hiroshi Kubota, Kyorin University Faculty of Medicine School of Medicine, Mitaka, Japan
  • Koichiro Kuwahara, Shinshu University School of Medicine Deaprtment of Cardiovascular Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan
  • Yoshihide Mitani, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine Faculty of Medicine, Mie, Japan
  • Shinichiro Miura, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
  • Kagami Miyaji, Kitasato University, Tokyo, Minato-Ku, Japan
  • Yoshikazu Nakaoka, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
  • Gaku Nakazawa, Kindai University, Osaka, Japan
  • Shinichi Niwano, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan
  • Hitoshi Ogino, Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku-Ku, Japan
  • Yasuo Okumura, Nihon University School of Medicine Graduate School of Medicine, Toyko, Japan
  • Shingo Sasaki, Hirosaki University, Hirosaki, Japan
  • Hideyuki Shimizu, Keio University School of Medicine Graduate School of Medicine, Shinjuku-Ku, Japan
  • Toshiro Shinke, Showa University, Shinagawa-Ku, Japan
  • Isao Shiraishi, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
  • Kenji Suda, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
  • Kazuaki Tanabe, Shimane University, Matsue, Japan
  • Kengo Tanabe, Mitsui Memorial Hospital, Chiyoda-Ku, Japan
  • Shiro Uemura, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan
  • Osamu Yamaguchi, Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan
  • Teiichi Yamane, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato-Ku, Japan

Executive Editor

  • Toru Kubo, Kochi Medical School, Nankoku, Japan

International Advisory Board

  • Namsik Chung, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Arnold von Eckardstein, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Mihai Gheorghiade, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
  • Robert A. Harrington, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
  • David R. Holmes Jr., Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
  • Shunichi Homma, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
  • Sanjiv Kaul, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
  • Henry Krum, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
  • James K. Liao, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
  • Gerald Maurer, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • Roxana  Mehran, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America
  • Hiroshi Nakagawa, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
  • Jae K. Oh, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
  • Gerhard Schuler, German Cardiology Centre Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • Takahiro Shiota, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
  • Daniel I. Simon, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
  • Jae-Kwan Song, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, South Korea
  • Jan A. Staessen, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • Jörg-Ingolf Stein, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
  • Jonathan Tobis, University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
  • David Waters, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Founding Editor-in-Chief

  • Chuwa Tei, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan

Editor-in-Chief (2010-2013)

  • Hiroshi Ito, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan

Editor-in-Chief (2014-2016)

  • Tohru T Masuyama, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan

Editor-in-Chief (2017-2020)

  • Kazuhiro Yamamoto, Tottori University, Tottori, Japan