About AMED Overview

Name


Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development

Established

April 1, 2015

History

Objectives/Main projects covered by AMED

Ministers in charge

  • The Prime Minister
  • The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
  • The Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare
  • The Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry

Laws forming the basis for AMED

Act on Promotion of Healthcare Policy
Act on the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development

Staff

About 370

Budget

JPY 126.6 billion (FY 2018)

Board of Directors / Organization

Last updated 2018.11.13