Yumiko Kamogawa M.D., Ph.D.

​Chief director

Representative of HIGAN

Working, Dep. of  Internal medicine III, at Medical University of Vienna. After the training of Gastroenterologist in Japan, studied Immunology in USA. Then worked for MSF in India as well as WHO as a consultant for the neglected tropical diseases.

Professor emeritus

Eiko Ueno (M.D., Ph.D.)


 Ueno: Former Professor, Dep. of Radiology at Tokyo Women's Medical University and the head of hospital; Tokyo Women's Medical University Medical Center East.

Professors (M.D., Ph.D)

Kenshi Yao

Yoshio Yamaoka ​directors

Takayuki Hagiwara

​Hirokazu Kawase (M.D.Ph.D)

Kiyomi Hori


Yao: Professor and Head, Dep. of Endoscopy, Fukuoka University Chikushi hospital. An authority in the field of gastric cancer. Many countries ask him to teach how to find cancer.

Yamaoka: Professor Dep. of environmental and preventive medicine, Oita University faculty of Medicine, and Dep. of Gastroenterology, Baylor College of Medicine, World wide well-known scientist in the field of Helicobacter pylori.

​Auditor Hagiwara;Working for FAO (food and agriculture organization of the united nation) in Italy. A specialist for protection of natural environment.

Kawase; Professor (Dep. pediatric surgery) at St Marianna University School of medicine.

Secretariat (Hori, et al);Working for accounting, finance, airline, NPO as professional volunteers. We look for the volunteers to help us.