To conduct international, interdisciplinary surveys, research and education on various issues related to the aging of society with the decline in the birthrate, and to share the results of its surveys and research with a wider society.
To identify the ways by which people would lead healthy active lives lifelong through making proposals based on the concept of "productive aging”.
Major funding sources
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
Recent major activities / programs
PR and educational activities through our journals and website
The International Comparison Study on Death and Dying in Place
”A Profile of Older Japanese 2012” Project
Past major activities / programs
Hon. President: Shigeo Morioka
Former CEO of Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (current Astellas Pharma Inc.)
President: Kunio Mizuta
Former Administrative Vice-Minister of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Adviser of Sompo Japan Research Institute
Toranomon 33 Mori Buildeing, 8th Foor,3-8-21, Toranomon, Minato-ku,Tokyo, 105-8446 Japan.