Department of Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Oncology/ National Cancer Center Hospital East
Dr. Takayuki Yoshino, M.D. PhD. currently works at the National Cancer Center Hospital East (NCCE) in Chiba, Japan, where he is the Director for the Department of Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Oncology and the Head of the Clinical Research Coordinating Division. He has a particular interest in chemotherapy for gastrointestinal cancers, especially for colorectal cancer (CRC), where he focuses on various investigational new agent and translational research.
Dr. Yoshino received his medical degree from the National Defense Medical College and after completing his first residency there, he moved to the NCCE where he specialized in gastrointestinal oncology. He later spent five years at the Shizuoka Cancer Center and during this time, he studied in the USA at several world-renowned institutions, including the Mayo Clinic, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.
In 2007 Dr. Yoshino returned to the NCCE and has had over 150 peer-review scholar journal publications on metastatic CRC (mCRC), with several articles published in the Lancet Journal, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and the New England Journal of Medicine. In addition, he holds several professional appointments, serving on an international guideline member of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), a chair of Pan-Asian adapted ESMO Guideline for mCRC, a guideline member of the Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum and an international affairs committee member of the Japanese Society of Medical Oncology as well the administrative board for The Japanese Association for Molecular Target Therapy of Cancer.
Friday, 5 July
08:40 – 09:20
Saturday, 6 July
08:00 – 09:20
Saturday, 6 July
13:05 – 14:35