2021 Japan Academic Workshop

Japan Academic Workshop


Friday, 05 November; 13:00pm – 17:30pm Japan Standard Time

This half-day workshop will feature presentations on how CDISC can be utilized by academia in Japan. New initiatives like the CDISC Academic Start Pack and CDISC Open Source Alliance (COSA) will be discussed. Researchers will share the challenges, value, use cases and review processes of using CDISC standards.

Please note: this workshop will be held in Japanese. 

Academic-focused presentations by thought leaders from...

  • National Hospital Organization (NHO) Nagoya Medical Center
  • University Hospital Medical Information Network (UMIN) Center
  • Sapporo Medical University
  • Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
  • Kanazawa University
13:00-13:05 Opening Remarks Akira Soma, J3C Chair, Japan Oracle
13:05-13:30 CDISC Open Source Alliance (COSA) Dr. Sam Hume, VP, Data Science, CDISC
13:30-13:55 CDISC Academic Start Pack Rhonda Facile, VP, Development Opportunities & Partnerships, CDISC
13:55-14:25 AMED Project - Research on Inter-Institutional Collaboration for Promoting the Use of CDISC Standards in Academia Dr. Toshiki Saito, Director, Department of Regenerative Medicine, Clinical Research Center, National Hospital Organization Nagoya Medical Center
14:25-14:45 Challenges with Promoting the Use of CDISC Standards in Academic Organizations - Case of Clinical Research Data Center at Tohoku University Hospital Dr. Takuhiro Yamaguchi, Professor at Division of Biostatistics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine and Director of Clinical Research Data Center, Tohoku University Hospital
14:45-15:05 A Case of Data Management in Conformity with CDISC/SDTM in Academia - Kanazawa University Dr. Shizuko Takahara, Assistant Professor, Innovative Clinical Research Center, Kanazawa University
15:05-15:25 Break --
15:25-15:45 Some TIPS for Collaboration with Academia Based on an Experience of Assessing Convertability of ISS Study Data to CDISC-compliant Data Format Yumiko Kawabata, Biostatistics Group2, Biostatistics & Programming, Clinical Science and Operation, R&D, Sanofi KK
15:45-16:05 CRO Support for Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials Takahiro Tano, Japan CRO Association
16:05-16:25 CDISC Education in Japan Yoshiteru Chiba, UMIN Center
16:25-16:45 Tips for Obtaining Useful Information to Aid in Implementing CDISC Standards Naoto Yazaki, CDISC Task Force, Data Science Expert Committee, Japan Pharmaceutcal Manufactuers Association
16:45-17:05 Public Tools Available for Use with CDISC Standards Kunihito Ebi, Fujitsu Limited
17:05-17:10 Closing Remarks Dr. Takahiro Kuchi, Director, UMIN Center, the University of Tokyo Hospital Professor, Department of Health Communication