1. TOP
  2. Committee

Standing Committee

Standing Committee Chair Role
Executive Committee Yuichiro Ohe
  • Determine JCOG policies
  • Approve/disapprove protocol concepts
Protocol Review Committee Kaoru Kubota
  • Review protocol concepts
  • Review and approve study protocols
Data and Safety Monitoring Committee Hiroaki Okamoto
  • Monitor study progress
  • Review adverse event reports
  • Approve/disapprove protocol amendment/revision
  • Approve/disapprove study continuation (interim analysis)
Audit Committee Shun-ichi Watanabe
  • Conduct site visit audit
Education and Training Committee Seiichiro Yamamoto
  • Plan and conduct educational programs
Conflict of Interest Committee Takuhiro Yamaguchi
  • Manage conflict of interest

Discipline Committee

Discipline Committee Chair Role
Radiotherapy Committee Satoshi Ishikura
  • Quality control and quality assurance of radiotherapy
Pathology Committee Yasushi Yatabe
  • Quality control and quality assurance of pathological diagnosis
Translational Research Committee Yasushi Yatabe
  • Develop and streamline the system of translational research
  • Review translational research concept/protocol
Diagnostic Radiology Committee Hirokazu Watanabe
  • Support central reviews of imaging
Regulatory Affairs Committee Taro Shibata
  • Collect and distribute regulatory information
Clinical Research Professionals Committee Harumi Kaba
  • Facilitate the collaboration between central and local CRPs
  • Improve JCOG study quality in the viewpoint of CRPs
Geriatric Study Committee Tetsuya Hamaguchi
  • Define elderly/frail patients
  • Develop screening tools of elderly/frail
  • Develop"JCOG geriatric study policy"
PRO/QoL research Committee Naomi Kiyota
  • Consultation on PRO/QOL evaluation
  • Development of Japanese version of the PRO/QOL questionnaire
  • DParticipate in international standardization projects for PRO/QOL research methods
Patient and Public Involvement Committee Dai Maruyama
  • Promoting the exchange of opinions during the research planning stage
  • Planning and conducting PPI seminars
  • Support for public disclosure of JCOG study results