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Morito Monden

Morito Monden, Japanese surgeon, educator.


  • Monden, Morito was born on August 8, 1945 in Fukuyama, Japan. Son of Kazuo and Ayako Monden.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Osaka University, Japan, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka University, Japan, 1979.


    • Member surgical staff Osaka University Hospital, 1973-1979, lecturer, 1979-1987, assistant professor, 1987-1990, associate professor, vice chairman department surgery, 1990-1994, professor, chairman department surgery, 1994—2009. Vice president Osaka University, since 2007. Visiting fellow Memorial Sloan-Kettering, New York City, 1979—1981.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member American Gastroenterol. Association, American Society Clinical Oncology, American Association Study Liver Disease, International Society Surgery, New York Academy of Sciences, Transplantation Society, American Association Cancer Research, Japanese Association Cancer Sciences (vice president since 2010), Japanese Liver Transplantation Society (president 1999^), Japan Society Clinical Oncology (president 2005^), Japan Surgical Society (president 2006-2007), Liver Cancer Study Group Japan (president 2007-2008).



    Opera, classical music, golf.


    • Married Yasuko Matsumoto, April 12, 1975. Children: Masayuki, Kazuyuki.
    • father: Kazuo Monden
    • mother: Ayako Monden
    • spouse: Yasuko Matsumoto
    • children: Masayuki Monden
    • Kazuyuki Monden
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    Born August 8, 1945
    (age 72)
    • 1970
      Osaka University
    • 1979
      Osaka University
    • 2007
      vice president, Osaka University
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