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Humio Osaki

Humio Osaki was Japanese parasitology educator, physician.

Background

  • Osaki, Humio was born on June 4, 1916 in Hirosaki, Japan. Son of Bunhitiro and Taka (Takahara).

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Okayama (Japan) Medical College, 1942. Doctor Medical Science, Osaka (Japan) University, 1960.

    Career

    • Physician Nagata Health Insurance Clinic, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan, 1947-1955. Research associate Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1956-1958. Assistant professor Osaka University Dental School, 1959-1961.

      Associate professor Okayama University Medical School, 1961-1966. Professor University Tokushima (Japan) School Medicine, 1966-1981. Vice president Kochi Medical School, Nankoku, Kochi, Japan, 1982-1986.

      Honorary director Yagi Hospital, Mihara, Hyogo, from 1987. Director juridical person Awaji-shima Fukushikai, from 1987. Professor emeritus University Tokushima, Japan, 1984, Kochi Medical School, Japan, 1986.

    Religion

    Denomination: Buddhist

    Membership

    Captain medical department Japanese Army, 1942-1946. Fellow Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (London). Member Japanese Society Parasitology (honorary, Koizumi-Syo award 1970), Japanese Society Tropical Medicine (honorary), Japanese Society Clinical Parasitology (honorary), Japan Society Protozoology (honorary), Japanese-German Association Protozoan Diseases (vice president), Society Protozoologists (emeritus), Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory (life), Friendship and Exchange Society (honorary), Sigma Xi (life).

    Connections

    • Son of; married Omori Toyoko, December 3, 1961. Children: Masami, Yoko.
    • father: Bunhitiro Son
    • mother: Taka (Takahara) Son
    • spouse: Omori Toyoko
    • children: Masami Osaki
    • Yoko Osaki
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    Born June 4, 1916
    Died April 8, 2005
    (aged 88)
    Nationality
    • 1942
      Okayama (Japan) Medical College
    • 1960
      Osaka (Japan) University
    • 1947 - 1955
      Physician, Nagata Health Insurance Clinic
      Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
    • 1956 - 1958
      research associate, Duke University
      Durham, United Kingdom
    • 1959 - 1961
      assistant, professor Osaka University Dental School
    • 1961 - 1966
      associate, professor Okayama University Medical School
    • 1966 - 1981
      professor, University Tokushima (Japan) School Medicine
    • 1982 - 1986
      vice president, Kochi Medical School
      Kochi, Japan
    • 1984
      professor, emeritus University Tokushima
      Japan
    • 1986
      professor, emeritus University Tokushima
      Japan
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