Kazuhito Shimada, Japanese health facility administrator. Diplomate American Board Preventive Medicine (delegate aerospace medicine 1997); certified National Aeronautics and Space Administration International Flight Surgeon, International Space Station Flight Surgeon. Recipient Certified, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, 1983.
Otorhinolaryngologist Saku Sogo Hospital, Nagano, Japan, 1987-1988. Chief otolaryngology Ibaraki Kenritsu Chuo Hospital, Japan, 1989-1993. Chief medical operations Japan Manned Space Systems Corporation, Tsuchiura, 1998-1999.
Medical officer Space Station Department, National Space Development Agency of Japan, Ibaraki, 1993—2003, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Ibaraki, since 2003. Founding director Kenritsu Rehabilitation Center, Ibaraki, 1989-1990. Instructor Wright State University, Ohio, 1993-1995.
Resident National Aeronautics and Space Administration Johnson Space Center, 1995-1996. Lecturer University Tsububa, since 2000,, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, since 2005.
1987 - 1988
1989 - 1993
1993 - 2003
1998 - 1999