CDISC Japan Liaison Appointed
We are pleased to announce that Yoshiteru Chiba has joined CDISC as a contractor in the newly created role of CDISC Japan Liaison. In this role, Chiba-san will serve as the formal contact person for CDISC in Japan on a daily basis. He will advise CDISC President and CEO, David R. Bobbitt, on the growth and development of CDISC standards in Japan and globally. Chiba-san will manage day-to-day relationships with key CDISC stakeholders in Japan, including members, implementers, J3C, and Japanese government entities.
Chiba-san has been a long-time advocate of CDISC standards. He is deeply knowledgeable in ODM and SDTM and serves as a CDISC Authorized Instructor. In his capacity as Vice Chair of J3C, he has frequently represented CDISC in Japan at Interchanges in Europe, the United States, and China. He is also the head of CJUG, the world’s largest CDISC user group. Chiba-san remains part of the University Hospital Medical Information Network (UMIN).