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Kiyofumi Yamanishi

Kiyofumi Yamanishi, Japanese molecular biologist, dermatologist, educator. Recipient Shoren Alumni award Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1991. Member Molecular Biology Society Japan, Japanese Dermatological Association, Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology (councilor since 1994).

Background

  • Yamanishi, Kiyofumi was born on January 19, 1955 in Tanabe City, Wakayama, Japan. Son of Hisao and Machiko Yamanishi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1981. Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1985.

    Career

    • Research associate Fukui (Japan) Medical School, 1985-1986. Research fellow Osaka (Japan) University, 1986-1987. Research associate Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, 1987-1991, assistant professor dermatology and molecular biology, since 1991.

      Member research group on incurable skin disease Ministry of Health and Welfare Japan, 1993-1995.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

    Membership

    Member Molecular Biology Society Japan, Japanese Dermatological Association, Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology (councilor since 1994).

    Personality

    Interests

    Japanese painting, tea ceremony, swimming.

    Connections

    • father: Hisao Yamanishi
    • mother: Machiko Yamanishi
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    Born January 19, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine
    • 1985
      PhD
    • 1985 - 1986
      Research associate, Fukui (Japan) Medical School
    • 1986 - 1987
      research fellow, Osaka (Japan) University

    Award