Dr. Motoki Ito (Japan Racing Association)
Motoki Ito is currently a deputy general manager of JRA Equine Department and also a member of IFHA Horse Welfare Committee. He graduated from the Veterinary Medicine Faculty of GIFU University and joined JRA in 1990. He has spent most of his time in JRA as a veterinary surgeon and roles have included Manager of the Rehabilitation Research Center (2003), Deputy Manager of the Veterinary Section - Equine Dept. (2006), Manager of the Clinical Section - Racehorse Hospital of RITTO Training Center (2008), Manger of the Horse Clinic - Horseracing School (2009), Manger of the Administrative section - Racehorse Hospital of MIHO Training Center (2011), Manger of the Epizootic Prevention Section - Equine Dept. (2013), Manager of the Veterinary Section - Equine Dept. (2014) and Deputy Manager of the Equine Dept. (2016).