Hidenori Arai

Hidenori Arai



Institution: National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG) 

Country: Japan

Primary Research Interests

Primary activities relating to ACT Assess & Connect 

Hidenori is currently planning a feasibility study using ACT Assess & Connect. He has also been instrumental in developing the Japanese translation of the digitised ACT Assess & Connect tool.

Hidenori is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Group, which supports the work of the Global Bone Health Initiative through providing independent expert advice, including specific help with the development of the ACT Assess & Connect tool for bone health features. The Group is chaired by Professor Finbarr Martin. 


Hidenori Arai (MD., PhD) is the President of the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG), Japan since 2019. He is also the President of the Japan Gerontological Society, the Vice President of the Japan Geriatrics Society, the President of the Japanese Association on Sarcopenia and Frailty and the Vice President of the Japan Atherosclerosis Society. Additionally, he is the President of Asian Academy of Medicine for Ageing, and the Vice President of Asian Association of Frailty and Sarcopenia. He is the member of the Science Council of Japan since Oct. 2020.