Dr Satoru Komatsumoto


Japan Hospital Association

Dr Satoru Komatsumoto

Dr Komatsumoto is advisor of the Japan Hospital Association (JHA) and the Director Emeritus of Ashikaga Red Cross Hospital, Tochigi, Japan.

Dr Komatsumoto trained as a Medical Doctor at the Keio University School of Medicine in Tokyo. Later in his career he graduated with an MBA from the Tokyo Medical and Dental University. He spent time abroad working at the University of Pennsylvania for two years before returning to Japan to take up the position of Chief Physician in the Department of Neurology at Keio University.

Dr Komatsumoto was the Director of Ashikaga Red Cross Hospital from 2008 to 2021 and oversaw the construction of the new, award-winning hospital that opened in 2011. Alongside this role, he is a clinical professor at universities in Japan.

Dr Komatsumoto joined the IHF Governing Council in November 2019.