Prof. Masahiko MUKAINO 向野 雅彦教授

Prof. Masahiko MUKAINO 向野 雅彦教授


and Chairperson, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Hokkaido University Hospital
Visiting Professor, Fujita Health University, Toyoake


Dr Masahiko Mukaino is a physiatrist and currently serves as the Professor of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Hokkaido University Hospital. He earned his medical degree from Kyushu University School of Medicine and went on to obtain a PhD from Keio University School of Medicine. Dr Mukaino is a member of the Japanese Society of Rehabilitation Medicine and the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM). His primary research interests encompass the clinical implementation of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF), motion analysis, activity monitoring, and robotic rehabilitation. Additionally, he holds key positions as the co-chair of the ClinFIT (Clinical Functioning Information Tool) Committee within ISPRM and also serves as the co-chair of the CSAC (Classification and Statistics Advisory Committee)-ICF within the WHO's Family of International Classification Network.

Lecturing Itinerary

  • Date:
    2 December 2023 (Saturday)
  • Parallel Session 1 Lecture 1 (online)
  • Time:
    14:30 – 14:50
  • Topic:
    Development of Rating Reference Guide for the ICF qualifiers: Japanese Initiative