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Toshiro Kuribayashi

Toshiro Kuribayashi, Japanese physician. Certified in cardiology. Japanese Government grantee, 1986, 90, 93. Member Japanese Circulation Society, Japanese Society Internal Medicine.

Background

  • Kuribayashi, Toshiro was born on February 16, 1945 in Kurume, Japan. Son of Tetsuji and Yaeko (Noda) Kuribayashi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, 1967. Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1987.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1986—1990, associate professor, 1990—1994, guest professor, since 1994. Physician Red Cross Hospital, Kyoto, 1994—1996. Director Kuribayashi Clinic, Fukuoka, Japan, since 1996.

      Guest researcher National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1991-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in cardiology.

    Works

    • Co-author: Developmental Mechanism of Heart Disease, 1995. Contributor articles to American Journal Physiology, Pediatrics Research, American Journal Cardiology, others.

    Membership

    Member Japanese Circulation Society, Japanese Society Internal Medicine.

    Personality

    Interests

    Horticulture, bicycling.

    Connections

    • Married Chizuko Takakura, April 10, 1976. Children: Yuko, Yoshiko.
    • father: Tetsuji Kuribayashi
    • mother: Yaeko (Noda) Kuribayashi
    • spouse: Chizuko Takakura
    • children: Yuko Kuribayashi
    • Yoshiko Kuribayashi
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    Born February 16, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Kyoto University
    • 1976
      Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine
    • 1987
      Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine
    • 1994 - 1996
      physician, Red Cross Hospital
      Kyoto, Japan
    • 1996
      director, Kuribayashi Clinic
      Fukuoka, Japan

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