Japanese Society for Pediatric Endocrinology
Dr. Maki Fukami is the co-founder and president of the International Institute of Global Resilience (IIGR). Dr. Fukami is the only organization management scientist who has studied Emergency Management in Japan. She has undertaken extensive fieldwork in the Japanese Fire Service and Coast Guard for more than 10 years and is currently the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) Japan Council President and the Global Board member. She was selected as a Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellow 2005 through 2007 and 2009 through 2011. She was also a Visiting Scholar at the Japan Coast Guard Academy in 2005 (Research and Development of Simulation Training), of UCLA in 2006 (Research about Incident Command System), and at George Washington University in 2010 (Research about American Emergency Management). Dr. Fukami's research interests focus on organization development and organization design in Public Management and Emergency Management. Her publications include “Emergency Management as an Applied Management Science”, which appeared in Organizational Science, a Japanese peer-reviewed Journal in June 2012. Her research interests’ focus on organization development and organization design in Public Management and Emergency Management. Dr. Fukami earned a Ph.D. in Economics from Kyoto University.
Finishing the residency at Department of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine and Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Tokyo Metropolitan Kiyose Children’s Hospital, I had done basic research at Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Stanford University School of Medicine (Prof. Ron G. Rosenfeld), Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Prof. Keith L. Parker).
I came back the Department of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine in 2000.
Currently, I have been Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine, as well as Director, DSD Center, Keio University Hospital and Vice-director, Keio University Hospital. My areas of expertise have been adrenal, DSD, thyroid, growth.