Psychiatrist . Professor University of Tokyo . WFMH .
Prof Tsuyoshi Akiyama is the director of the department of quality improvement at the NTT Medical Center Tokyo and clinical professor in the department of psychiatry at Tokyo University. Prof Akiyama is president of the Japanese Society for the Elimination of Barriers to Mental Health, secretary general of the Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists and chair of the International Committee of the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology. In the past, Prof. Akiyama served as secretary for finances of the World Psychiatric Association, and the board member of the World Federation of Mental Health, the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry and the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology. Prof Akiyama has been a speaker and presenter at numerous conferences in the world. Prof Akiyama is interested in widening the role of psychiatry in society.