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Medical educator

Hiroshi Uozato, Japanese medical educator. Achievements include patents for in field. Grantee, Japan Ministry Education, 1979-1984, National Eye Institute, 1985, Japan Ministry Education, 1993-1995, 2001-2004.


Uozato, Hiroshi was born on May 23, 1948 in Tokushima, Japan. Son of Tomokazu and Yoshiko (Kashihara) Uozato.


Bachelor in Engineering, Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan, 1972. Master in Engineering, Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Osaka, Sakai, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Medicine (honorary), Nara Medical University, Kashihara, Nara, Japan, 1994.


Research associate Osaka Institute of Technology, 1974-1975, lecturer, 1978-1979. Assistant professor Nara Medical University, Kashihara, 1978-1985, research director, 1980—2000, associate professor, 1985-1988. Professor and chairman department orthopedic and visual science Kitasato University School Allied Health Science, Kanagawa, Japan, since 1999.

Attending professor Osaka Optometry College, 1980—1999. Visiting professor Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1985—1986. Co-director, professor Nara University Hospital Information, Kashihara, 1988—2000.

Consultant World (also Wonders) Of Chiropractic Corporation, Osaka, since 1982.


  • Achievements include patents for in field.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Laser Ophthalmology, 1981, Refractive Keratotomy, 1992. Co-director(editor journal): Ophthalmic Optics and Vision Science, since 1980.


Member Board Education, Nara, 1990. Member local council Kamo, Hyoto, 1993. Fellow: Japan Society Stabisms and Amblyopia (Award 1988), Wilmer Residents Association Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Member: Association Ocular Refraction (board directors), Association Refraction and Accommodation (Lecturer award 1990), Association Research Vision and Ophthalmology, Optical Society of America, Japan Society Ophthalmology Optical Society.


  • Other Interests

    Camera, video, photography, computer, travel.


Married Miyuki Araki, January 24, 1983. 1 child Lena.

Tomokazu Uozato

Yoshiko (Kashihara) Uozato

Miyuki Araki

Lena Uozato