ELSI, which stands for Ethical, Legal and Social Issues (or Implications), is a collective term that represents diverse issues arising in life science and medical research.
The ELSI Committee has been established to provide advice and recommendations from a standpoint independent from the operation of the Biobank Japan Project for Genomic and Clinical Research to ensure the proper operation of the Project.
Committee members * Chair(In Japanese alphabetical order)
|KITAZAWA, Kyoko||Visiting Professor, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University|
|SUMIKURA, Koichi||Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)|
|TAMURA, Chieko||Head of Medical Information and Genetic Counseling Office, Fetal Medicine Clinic Tokyo|
|MASUI, Tohru||Visiting researcher, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry|
|MARUYAMA, Eiji,*||Professor Emeritus, Kobe University|
|YOKONO, Megumu||Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University|