The Japanese Society of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (JSTSC) is organizing the 2018 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference. The meeting will be held September 13-15 at the JR Tokyo General Hospital in Shinjuku, Tokyo.

Organizing Committee (Japan)

  • Chair: Okio Hino (Juntendo University, President of JSTSC)
  • Ayataka Fujimoto (Seirei Hamamatsu General Hospital, Auditor of JSTSC)
  • Takashi Hatano (JR Tokyo General Hospital, Director of JSTSC)
  • Masaya Kubota (National Center for Child Health and Development, Director of JSTSC)
  • Ryohei Kuwatsuru (Juntendo University)
  • Masashi Mizuguchi (The University of Tokyo, Vice-President of JSTSC)
  • Nobuhito Morota (Tokyo Metropolitan Children’s Medical Center, Auditor of JSTSC)
  • Yo Niida (Kanazawa Medical University, Director of JSTSC)
  • Kuniaki Seyama (Juntendo University)
  • Mari Wataya-Kaneda (Osaka University, Director of JSTSC)

International Program Committee

  • Chair: David J. Kwiatkowski (Harvard Medical School, USA)
  • Martina Bebin (University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA)
  • Peter B. Crino (University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA)
  • Paolo Curatolo (Tor Vergata Univerity Hospital, Italy)
  • David Franz (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, USA)
  • Elizabeth P. Henske (Harvard Medical School, USA)
  • Sergiusz Jóźwiak (Children’s Memorial Health Institute, Poland)
  • Brendan D. Manning (Harvard University, USA)

Abstracts (350 words or one page maximum) will be accepted from May 15 to June 30. Early registration opens in mid-May and continues to July 31. Registration in this period will cost ¥45,000 for professionals and ¥33,000 for students and trainees.

Please direct all questions to Megumi Takei, Chief FamilyNet Member of JSTSC.