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Tadashi Iwanaka

Tadashi Iwanaka, Japanese surgeon, educator. Certified instructor pediatrics surgery Japan, 1994, intensivist Japan, 1994. Recipient Best Paper award, Japanese Journal of Pediatrics Surgery, 1999. Member of International Pediatrics Endosurgery Group, Pacific Association Pediatrics Surgeons.

Background

  • Iwanaka, Tadashi was born on January 29, 1954 in Tsu, Mie, Japan. Son of Hirofumi Iwanaka, Sumi Iwanaka.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Tokyo, 1978.

    Career

    • Staff surgeon National Children's Hospital, Setagaya-ku, 1983—1987. Assistant professor University Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, 1987—1997. Director division surgery Saitama Children's Medical Center, Iwatsuki, Japan, since 1997.

      Lecturer, professor University Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, since 1998, Saitama Medical College, Kawagoe, since 1999. Chairman 5th annual meeting Japanese Society Pediatrics Endosurgery, 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Certified instructor pediatrics surgery Japan, 1994, intensivist Japan, 1994.

    Membership

    Member of International Pediatrics Endosurgery Group, Pacific Association Pediatrics Surgeons.

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging.

    Connections

    • Married Reiko Imao; children: Atsushi, Yasushi;1 child Yui.
    • father: Hirofumi Iwanaka Iwanaka
    • spouse: Reiko Imao
    • children: Yui Iwanaka
    • Atsushi Iwanaka
    • Yasushi;1 child Yui Iwanaka
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    Born January 29, 1954
    (age 63)
    Nationality
    • 1978
      University Tokyo
    • 1983 - 1987
      Staff surgeon National Children's Hospital
    • 1987 - 1997
      assistant, professor University Tokyo
    • 1997
      director, division surgery Saitama Children's Medical Center
      Iwatsuki, Saitama, Japan

    Award