Speakers

Dr. Nobuhiko Sugano

Nobuhiko Sugano is Professor of Orthopaedic medical engineering at Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine. He is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and the chief surgeon of adult hip reconstruction at Osaka University Hospital. He has published more than 200 papers in the field of Orthopaedics and the related research. He received Otto-AuFranc award from the Hip Society (2002) and Maurice E. Müller Award for Excellence in Computer Assisted Surgery (2011). His interest in research covers bone morphology, bone circulation, artificial joint, biomaterials, and computer assisted orthopaedic surgery.

Dr. Makoto Hashizume

Dr. Makoto Hashizume graduated after Kyushu University School of Medicine in 1979 and finished residency at General Surgery II, Kyushu University Hospital. He obtained PhD in 1984 from Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, in the area of pathology for portal hypertension. He promoted to Professor and Chairman, Department of Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University in 1999. He is currently the director of Centre for Advanced Medical Innovation, Kyushu University, the director of Department of Integration of Advanced Medicine and Innovative Technology, Kyushu University Hospital (CAMIT), and Professor and Chairman of Department of Advanced Medical Initiatives, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University.

He is at work on development of minimally invasive surgical robotic system collaborated with engineers and basic researchers. He received an official commendation for innovative technology from the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in 2006. He also won “the special prize of this year’s robot 2007” for MR compatible surgical robotic system.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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