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ophthalmology educator

Hiroshi Shiota, Japanese ophthalmology educator. Recipient Miki-Kouraku-Kai prize, 1983; British Council scholar, 1973-1975. Member Japanese Association for Ocular Infection (board directors since 1985), Japanese Ocular Inflammation Society (board directors since 1998), Japanese Ophthalmological Society (councilor since 1997), International Society for Antiviral Research, Oxford Ophthalmological Congress, Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group.

Background

Shiota, Hiroshi was born on May 5, 1943 in Takamatsu City, Japan. Son of Yasumasa and Hanako (Kuwahara).

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Tokushima, Tokushima City, Japan, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokushima, Tokushima City, Japan, 1977.

Career

Lecturer ophthalmology University Tokushima, 1971-1977, assistant professor, 1977-1984, associate professor, 1984-1996, professor, chairman department, since 1997. President International Symposium on Herpesvirus: Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Basic Aspects, 1981. Vice president Tokushima Eye Bank, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Herpesvirus: Clinical, Pharmacological and Basic Aspects, 1982.

Membership

Member Japanese Association for Ocular Infection (board directors since 1985), Japanese Ocular Inflammation Society (board directors since 1998), Japanese Ophthalmological Society (councilor since 1997), International Society for Antiviral Research, Oxford Ophthalmological Congress, Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Judo, travel, swimming.

Connections

Son of; married Keiko Okabayashi, March 3, 1969. Children: Mitsutaka, Yasuko, Tetsuya.

father:
Yasumasa Son

mother:
Hanako (Kuwahara) Son

spouse:
Keiko Okabayashi

child:
Mitsutaka Shiota

child:
Yasuko Shiota

child:
Tetsuya Shiota