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Medical researcher

Akira Nishiyama, Japanese medical researcher.

Background

Nishiyama, Akira was born on February 9, 1969 in Okayama, Japan. Son of Tsuyoshi and Nanako Nishiyama.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kagawa Medical University, Japan, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy, Kagawa Medical University, Japan, 1999.

Career

Assistant professor Kagawa Medical University, Japan, since 2000. Visiting faculty Tulane University, New Orleans, 2001—2002.

Membership

Fellow: American Heart Association (Southeast Affiliate, Research Grant 1999). Member: Japanese Association of Cardiovasc. Pharmacology (Young Investigator award 2001), Japanese Society of Nephrology, Japanese Society of Hypertension, Japanese Pharmacological Society (Young Investigator award 2002), International Society of Nephrology, American Society of Nephrology, American Society of Hypertension (Bristol Squibb recognition award for young investigators 2001), American Physiological Society (Hoecht Marion Roussel excellence in renal research awaard 1999).

Connections

Married Seiko Gomi; 1 child Toko.

father:
Tsuyoshi Nishiyama

mother:
Nanako Nishiyama

spouse:
Seiko Gomi

child:
Toko Nishiyama