Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, 1987
Former Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in 1987
Director of Health and Welfare Department in Okayama Prefecture in 2004, through experiences such as Akita Prefecture, Ministry of Health and Welfare Insurance Bureau, National Hospital Department, Social Insurance Agency, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Ministry of Health and Welfare Health Policy Bureau, Medical Affairs Bureau, Health Science Division and Cabinet Office Food Safety Commission Secretariat.
Back into the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in 2006, successively worked as the Clinical Training Office for Doctors, the Director of the Maternal and Child Health Division, the Director of the Lifestyle Disease Countermeasures Office, the Director of the Medical Guidance and Audit Office, the Director of the Cancer Control and Health Promotion Division, the Chief of the Health Science Division of the Minister’s Office, the Director of the Medical Division of the Insurance Bureau, the Assistant Minister of the Crisis Department, science and technology, innovation, international coordination, cancer control, the Director of Disability Health and Welfare Department, Deputy Director of Health and Food Safety and the Director of Health Bureau.
Appointed as the Director of National Institute of Public Health, August 2020.