Imaging Service Dept. / Monitoring Service Dept. / Clinical Research Dept. / Sales and Marketing Dept. Micron, Inc.
Hiroaki Suzuki has more than 20 years of experience in clinical research. He started his career by joining a global medical device company in 1996. While working as a system engineer, Mr. Suzuki was involved in bringing several medical devices to the market. In 2000, he moved on to the clinical research field. As a project leader, he successfully led Urology, CNS, and Oncology studies. In 2005, as one of the founding members, Hiroaki Suzuki, helped launch Micron, the first Imaging Contract Research Organization in the Asia-Pacific region. At first, he was appointed a director, a clinical development manager, and a project manager of monitoring services. In 2008, he was involved in the establishment of Micron’s imaging service department as a manager.
Hiroaki Suzuki believes that medical imaging is one of the essential tools to further medical advancement. By setting imaging endpoints, pharmaceutical responses can be evaluated quantitatively, which shortens clinical trials and improves efficiency. Mr. Suzuki has been proactively working to adapt medical imaging technology to clinical trials.
Due to his efforts, Micron has grown to have the largest team of imaging experts in APAC and can support multiple sponsors globally.