The 61st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs


*There might be a change in program. (as of Octobar, 2023)

Special Lecture

  • The Past, Present, and Future of Mechanical Circulatory Support. (English session)
    Heinrich Schima
    (Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Austria)
  • Current status and prospects of xenotransplantation using genetically-modified animals.
    Hiroshi Nagashima
    (Meiji University International Institute for Bio-Resource Research)
  • Current Status and Challenges of Bioartificial Pancreatic Islets.
    Masayuki Shimoda
    (National Center for Global Health and Medicine)

JSAO President lecture

  • Goro Matsumiya
    (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine)

JSAO61 president lecture

  • Yasuyuki Sakai
    (Department of Chemical System Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo)

JSAO61 Special event

  • Medical Economics of Artificial Organs: Future Challenges
  • Past, current and future of artificial metabolic organs (English session)

    "Past, current and future of artificial metabolic organs"
    Dimitrios Stamatialis
    (Advanced Organ bioengineering and Therapeutics-Technical Medical Centre, University of Twente/Department of Nephrology- Radboud university medical center, Radboud institute for molecular life sciences)

    "Development of Implantable artificial kidney"
    William H. Fissell
    (Associate Professor of Medicine Vanderbilt University Medical Center)

    "Past, current and future of artificial metabolic organs (liver and pancreas)"
    Cécile Legallais
    (Laboratory of Biomechanics and Bioengineering, CNRS/University of Technology of Compiègne, Compiegne, France)

    "Challenges and Future of Metabolic Organs from Clinical Perspective"
    Shindo Junichi
    (Department of Gastroenterology Toranomon Hospital)

    "The progress and prospect of liver transplantation and bioartificial liver"
    Yang Huayu
    (Department of liver surgery, Peking Union Medical College(PUMC)Hospital, PUMC&Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences)

  • Toward Social Implementation of Decellularized Tissues


  • Future Perspectives of Artificial Kidney Treatment (English session)
    Keynote Lecture: Dimitrios Stamatialis
  • Machine Perfusion-based Preservation of Organs opens the future of artificial organs

Panel discussion

  • Tips and pitfalls of VA, VV, and VAV-ECMO  
  • VAD Initiatives in Non-Heart Transplantation - Regional Disparities and Regional Collaboration
  • Future direction of VAD Therapy in Japan in the New Era
  • ECMO Treatment Strategies for Severe Respiratory Failure, Up-to-Date
  • Seeds and needs for next-generation VAD development
  • Current status and future development of equipment for CART

Special sessions organized by JSAO Committees

  • JSAO Society Revitalization Committee, Broad Field WG Project: Application of Mathematical Analysis in Artificial Organs
  • JSAO Education and Clinical Engineering Committee Project (Metabolism): Future Needs in Metabolic CE Work and its Education - Exploring the Possibility of Task Shift and Future Expansion of Work
  • JSAO Future Planning and Society Revitalization Committee Project: ICT Artificial Organs for Healthy Life Extension and Quality of Life Improvement
  • JSAO Society Revitalization Committee, WG for Diversity, Young Members, etc., Special Symposium, "Workplace Reform without Waiting: Current Situation and Issues of Task Shifting in Each Profession VOL2
  • Joint Project organized by JSAO Research Promotion Committee and Artificial Organ Innovation Committee
  • JSAO Medical Industry Promotion Committee Project: Challenge and Support for Medical Device Startups
  • JSAO Medical Industry Promotion Committee Project: Yorozu Consulting Room
  • JSAO Regulatory Science Committee Project: Regulatory Science to Accelerate Research and Development of Artificial Organs

Joint Sessions

Poster Session for exploratory research

General Presentations (Oral and Poster)

Hands-on seminar on artificial pancreas

Extracorporeal circulation seminar 2023

2nd ECMO/PCPS Training Course

NPO orphan device research and development