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educator , Cardiothoracic surgeon

Akira Shimamoto, Japanese cardiothoracic surgeon, educator. Recipient Willem J. Kolff Young Investigator's award, American Society Artificial Internal Organs, 2001.

Background

Shimamoto, Akira was born on January 18, 1968 in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan. Son of Jingo and Eiko Shimamoto.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Mie University School Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, Mie University Graduate School Medicine, Tus, Mie, Japan, 2000.

Career

Assistant professor Mie University School Medicine, Tsu, since 2000. Visiting assistant professor University Washington School Medicine, Seattle, since 2001.

Connections

father:
Jingo Shimamoto

mother:
Eiko Shimamoto