Functional Food Center


25th International Conference of FFC - 13th International

Symposium of ASFFBC

"Encounters of Functional Foods and Asian Traditional Medicines"


October 27 – 28, 2018, Ritsumeikan University, Osaka-Ibaraki Campus, Osaka, Japan


 Main Conference Organizers

  • Mikio Nishizawa, Co-chairman,  MD, Ph.D., Professor, College of Biomedical Sciences, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Shiga, Japan
  • Danik Martirosyan, Co-chairman, Ph.D., President, Functional Food Center/Functional Food Institute, Dallas, TX, USA
  • Yasuhito Shirai, PhD, Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Department of Agrobioscience, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
  • Kenji Sato, PhD, professor, Graduate School of Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
  • Jun Nishihira, PhD, Professor, Department of Medical Management and Informatics, Hokkaido Information University, Ebetsu, Hokkaido,  Japan