Center for Comprehensive Genomic Medicine


Our activities and characteristics

The Center for Comprehensive Genomic Medicine was established in December 2017 at Okayama University Hospital for enhancing treatment and new drug development using genomic information and educating people to be engaged in genomic medicine, to realize genomic medicine in which genomic information is analyzed to provide treatment tailored to each patient’s condition based on the latest medical findings. The Center aims at a better life of the people and the extension of healthy life expectancy by research and development of genomic medicine and innovative medical technology, and by the promotion of education of various specialists of the next generation who will be engaged in genomic medicine.

Head Susumu Kanazawa (Hospital Director)
Vice-head Shin-ichi Toyooka
Genomic Therapy Section Chief Shin-ichi Toyooka
Genomic Counseling Section Chief Akira Hirasawa
Genomic Information Management Section Chief Mizuki Morita
Genome Specialist Education Section Chief Shuta Tomida/td>
Biobank Section Chief Takehiro Matsubara