Division of Data Sharing and Medical Art Research and Development Grants for Dementia


Key Fields Health and Clinical Data Project, Basic Medical Research Project, Aging and Dementia
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study, Clinical Trials, Post Marketing, Clinical Research, None
Division of Data Sharing and Medical Art, Department of Health and Clinical Data
TEL: +81-3-6870-2221
E-mail: brain-d2“AT”amed.go.jp

This program is operated in accordance with the New Orange Plan (Comprehensive Strategy to Accelerate Dementia Measures) that aims to pursue the possibility of preclinical treatments; to strengthen support infrastructure for clinical research including large-scale genetic analyses and international collaboration; and to promote development of disease-modifying drugs, effective symptom improvement therapies, and effective prevention strategies. Following the Framework for Promoting Dementia Care established in 2019 which aims to advance research and development on mechanisms of dementia onset and progression, prevention, diagnoses, treatments, this program further extends the infrastructure for dementia research and development.


Management and Evaluation Framework

PS (Program Supervisor)
  • KOHSAKA Shinichi, MD, PhD,  National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
PO (Program Officer)
  • AKIYAMA Haruhiko, MD, PhD, Yokohama Brain and Spine Center
  • NAKAYAMA Takeo, MD, PhD, Kyoto University

Last updated 11/22/21