Faculty & Bios

Araie, Makoto


Affiliation: Director of Kanto Central Hospital of The Mutual Aid Association of Public School Teachers, Kanto, Japan; Professor Emeritus, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, Visiting Professor, Institute of Medical Science, Tokyo Medical Unversity, Visiting Professor, Saitama Medical University

Country: Japan

Areas of Interest: Ocular blood flow; Optical coherence tomography; Population-based study; Ocular pharmackinetics; Normal-tension glaucoma

Leadership Position: President, Japanese Society for Ocular Pharmacology (2004-2006); Board of Governor of Association of World Glaucoma Association (2003-2016).; Council, Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (2003-2017); President, Japan glaucoma Society (2006-2014); President, Japanese Ophthalmological Society (2007-2009); President, Asia-Oceanic Glaucoma Society (2007-2012),Vice President, Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (2011-2015); President, World Glaucoma Association (2010-2011); Membership Committee Chair of Glaucoma Research Society (2012-2016); President, Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Society (2014-2016); Chair of the 13th biennial meeting of Glaucoma Research Society (2010, Kyoto); President of the 14th Annual Meeting of Japan Glaucoma Society (2003); President of and the 112th Annual Congress of Japanese Ophthalmological Society (2008); President of the 33th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgeons (2010); President of the 29th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology combined with the XXXIV World Congress of Ophthalmology (2014, Tokyo); Section Editor, Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology (1996-); Editor, American Journal of Ophthalmology (2001-2004); Editor, Journal of Glaucoma (2006-); Editor, International Review of Glaucoma (2008-); Editor, Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology (20110-); Editor-in-Chief, Folia Japonica Ophthalmologica Clinica (2008-)

Confirmed Faculty