Hirotaka Shibata


Professor and Chairman, Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism, Rheumatology and Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University.

Hirotaka Shibata’s main specialty is about adrenal diseases and endocrine hypertension (cardiovascular endocrinology).

He was a task force member of the Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline of Primary Aldosteronism (2016).

He was also a vice chair for Consensus Statement on the Clinical Practice of Primary Aldosteronism in Japan by the Japan Endocrine Society (2016).

He was a task force member of The Japanese Society of Hypertension Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension (2019).