Specially appointed program faculty

Project Associate Professor,
Graduate School of Public Policy
Chiaki Sato

1) Courses

  • Law and Public Policy
  • Introduction to Japanese Law in English
  • Technology Use and Law
  • Introduction to Social Science

2) Education & Employment

Apr. 2015-
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Aoyama Gakuin University
Apr. 2015-
Project Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo
Feb. 2013-
Mar. 2015
Project Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo
Aug. 2012-
Visiting Scholar, Center for Health Policy, The Brookings Institution
Sep. 2010 Ph.D. (Law)The University of Tokyo
Sep. 2009-
Feb. 2013
Project Assistant Professor, Policy Alternatives Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Mar. 2009 Completed Ph.D. course at the Graduate Schools of Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo
May. 2008 Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (LL.M.)
Mar. 2005 Graduate School of Law, The Hitotsubashi University (LL.M.)
Mar. 2003 Tohoku University (LL.B.)

3) Research Fields

Healthcare Policy and Law, Trust Law, Anglo-American Law

4) Major Publications

  • AMERICAN INVESTMENT ADVISOR REGULATION (Translation from Investment Adviser Regulation in a Nutshell [Jeffrey Haas, Steven Howard] with T.Okada, et al.), KOBUNDO-PUBLISHERS, INC., 2015
  • Health Technology Assessment in the U.S. Private Health Insurance Chapter in ECONOMIC EVALUATION AND PUBLIC POLICY IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES (I. Kamae, R. Hayashi & H. Shiroyama eds., JIHO 2013)
    Product Liability in Medical Devices and Pharmaceuticals Chapter in PATIENT'S RIGHTS AND PATIENT SAFETY (F. Iwata eds., MINERUVA SHOBO 2010)
  • Ensuring medical device effectiveness and safety: a cross--national comparison of approaches to regulation, Food Drug Law J. 2014;69(1):1-23, i. (with Kramer DB*, Tan YT, Sato C, Kesselheim AS)
    Postmarket Surveillance of Medical Devices: A Comparison of Strategies in the US, EU, Japan, and China PLoS Med 10(9): e1001519. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001519 (with Kramer DB*, Tan YT, Sato C, Kesselheim AS)
    Liability for Telemedicine 3(1) International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications 1-21 (2012) (with Visiting Professor Kazuyuki Nakayasu *)
  • Reviewers' Possible Liability in Premarket approvals for Pharmaceuticals 46 (8) Pharmacia 775-779 (2010)