Organization & Leadership
Sunstar Foundation is a non-profit, charitable foundation that promotes understanding of the relationship between oral and general health. Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, the Foundation conducts activities both in Japan and around the world.
Adviser, Sunstar Inc.
Naniwa Dental Hygienist Academy
Kobe City Hospital Organization
National Cerebral and Cardiovascular
Honorary Director and Top Adviser
Board of Directors
All About Science Japan
K Management Sarl
Medical Corporation Showakai
Department of Dermatology
Kameda Medical Center
Graduate School of Dentistry
Professor and Associate Chair for Research
Department of Periodontology
Division of Oral Rehabilitation
School of Dental Science
Attorney and Representative
L&J Legal Office
Kiyoshi Matsuo Certified Accountant Office
Japan Home Assistance Association
Member of Board of Directors
Regarding conflicts of interest
Sunstar Foundation is a general incorporated foundation — independent of but entirely funded by Sunstar Group — that supports health promotion, disease prevention and treatment for people around the world.
Grants and awards activity
The Sunstar Foundation provides philanthropic support to some of the world's leading scientists within dental and medical research. With its grants and awards the Sunstar Foundation wants to increase the global knowledge base on the relationship between oral and general health and strengthen the pipeline of future researchers within the field. All Sunstar Foundation grants are given to support independent research and the Foundation has no intellectual property rights to any research results.