We are pleased to announce the appointment of a new board member as of November 24, 2022.

The new director will deliver an opening address at the 1st Academic Lecture Meeting on December 21, 2022, and we hope you will join us.

We look forward to your continued support of the Japan Industrial Hemp Association.


Japan Industrial Hemp Association Secretariat



Vice President, Japan Hemp Association

Dr. Akira Mizoo

Brief Personal History

March 1988 Graduated from Chiba University School of Medicine

May 1988 Doctor of Internal Medicine, Chiba University Hospital

April 1992 Internist at Tokyo Koseinenkin Hospital

April 1996 Industrial physician at Chiba Works of Sumitomo Chemical Co.

April 1997 Chief physician, Awa Medical Association Hospital

Apr 2001 Chief physician, Tokyo Koseinenkinen Hospital

May 2007 Chief of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Koseinenkin Hospital

April 2014 Chief of Internal Medicine, JCHO Tokyo Shinjuku Medical Center

April 2017 Assistant Director, JCHO Tokyo Shinjuku Medical Center

Nov. 2022 Director, Toranomon Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Patient-Oriented Clinic

Board Certified Internist, Japanese Society of Internal Medicine

Director, Society for Long-Stay and Long-Stay Tourism

Auditor, Japan Society of Travel Medicine