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educator , biochemical nutritionist

Hidehiko Yokogoshi, Japanese biochemical nutritionist, educator.

Background

Yokogoshi, Hidehiko was born on May 2, 1946 in Yahata, Fukuoka, Japan. Son of Eiichi and Atsuko (Honjou) Yokogoshi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1970. Master of Science, Nagoya (Japan) University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Nagoya (Japan) University, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor Nagoya University, 1976-1987. Postdoctoral research fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, 1983-1985. Associate professor University Shizuoka, Japan, 1987-1994, professor, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Journal Nutrition.

Membership

Member Japanese Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology and Agrochemistry (councilor since 1989, Encouragement award 1983), Japanese Society Nutrition and Food Science (councilor since 1990), Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition (manager since 1991), Japan Society for Neurochemistry, Japanese Bio-chemical Society, Japanese Society for Biological Sciences in Space, Japanese Association for Animal Cell Technology, American Society Nutritional Sciences, American Society Clinical Nutrition, Physiological Society Japan, New York Academy of Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Faculty Club (Boston).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, fishing, painting.

Connections

Married Etsuko Okinami, September 20, 1974. Children: Azusa, Sayaka, Akane.

father:
Eiichi Yokogoshi

mother:
Atsuko (Honjou) Yokogoshi

spouse:
Etsuko Okinami

child:
Azusa Yokogoshi

child:
Sayaka Yokogoshi

child:
Akane Yokogoshi