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Jun Soga

Jun Soga, Chinese, Japanese surgeon, educator. Diplomate American Board Pathology. Recipient award for Carcinoid Research, Niigata Pref., Japan, 1972, award for Mastomys Tumor Research, Niigata Pref., Japan, 1981, Eminent Scientist of Year award, Internat Research Promotion Council, 2004, 5th ENETS Paris, ENETS Life Achievement award, IPSEN Oberndorfer prize, 2008.

Background

  • Soga, Jun was born on March 15, 1934 in Takao City, Taiwan.

  • Education

    • DMSci, Niigata University, 1967.

    Career

    • Resident in pathology University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1961-1962. Resident, resident fellow in pathology University Kansas Medical Center, 1962-1965. Surgical professor College biomedical Technology, Niigata University, Japan, 1975—1999, professor emeritus, 1999.

      Intern Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital, Japan, 1958—1959. Surgical professor Niigata Seiryo University, 1999—2005.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Pathology.

    Works

    • Asia-Pacific regional editor: Journal Experimental Clinical Cancer Research (JECCR), 1995—2002. Editor (consultant), since 2003.

    Connections

    • Married Etsuko Seino, May 4, 1962. Children: Satoru, Ryoko, Shun.
    • spouse: Etsuko Seino
    • children: Satoru Soga
    • Ryoko Soga
    • Shun Soga
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    Born March 15, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Niigata University
    • 1958 - 1959
      intern, Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital
      Japan
    • 1961 - 1962
      Resident, in pathology University Utah
      Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
    • 1962 - 1965
      resident, fellow in pathology University Kansas Medical Center
    • 1962 - 1965
      resident, fellow in pathology University Kansas Medical Center
    • 1975 - 1999
      surgical professor, College biomedical Technology
      Japan
    • 1999 - 2005
      surgical professor, Niigata Seiryo University