The JSPS Washington Office plans to hold the JSPS-NIH Forum 

 JSPS-NIH Forum 

Date: Friday, March 1, 2024, 3:00 pm – 5:45 pm (EST) / March 2, 5:00 am – 7:45 am (JST) 

Online: A link will be sent to the registrants after online registration 

Online Registration: here  

Theme: Neuroscience Utilizing Model Organisms 

Agenda (PDF)

Booklet (PDF)


3:00pm – 3:25pm (EST) Opening Remarks  

3:25pm – 4:10pm (EST) Lecture Session 1(Speaker from Japan) 

Dr. Motoyuki ITOH, Professor,  

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University   

Lecture title: Investigating Age-Induced Alterations in Brain Function and Regeneration Using Zebrafish Model  

4:10pm – 4:20pm (EST) Break  

4:20pm – 5:00pm (EST) Lecture Session 2 (Speakers from NIH)  

Dr. Yuko YASUI, (NIH/NIDA)   

Dr. Yuta KOUI, (NIH/NHLBI)  

5:00pm – 5:10pm (EST) Break  

5:10pm – 5:35pm (EST) Flash Talk Session 

Presentations on Research Plan at NIH by JSPS-NIH Fellows (KAITOKU-NIH) Awarded in FY2023 (8 Fellows)  

5:35pm – 5:45pm (EST) Closing Remarks  


*We sincerely regret to tell you that we limit the number of in-person participants. As in-person participants are only for invitees, you can register for online participation on this registration form. 

You can see the past forum at JSPS-NIH Forum page on this website.