Jun-ichi Kira, Japanese neurologist. Achievements include established disease entity of Asian type multiple sclerosis; discovery of atopic myelitis. Grantee grants for Master of Science research, Ministry of Health and Welfare of Japan, Tokyo, 2000-2002. Member of Japanese Society Neurology (member committee), American Neurological Association (correspondent).
- Visiting fellow section on myelin chemistry National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1982—1985. Assistant professor department neurology Kyushu University, Japan, 1985—1995, associate professor department neurology Japan, 1995—1997, professor, chairman department neurology Neurological Institute, Graduate School Medical Sciences Japan, since 1997, director Neurological Institute Graduate School Medical Sciences Japan, 1989—2000. Chairman Fukuoka Prefectural Network for Intractable Neurological Disease, 1998—2000.
1982 - 1985
1985 - 1995