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educator , gynecologist

Hitoshi Okamura, Japanese gynecologist, educator. Medical diplomate, Japan. Recipient Book & Minor Equipment award Population Council, 1974. Member American Society Reproductive Medicine, Society for the Study of Reproduction, Japan Society of Fertility & Sterility (board directors since 1990), Japan Society of Fertilization & Implantation (board directors since 1986), Japan Society for the Study of Toxemia of Pregnancy (president 1994-1995).

Background

Okamura, Hitoshi was born on September 1, 1940 in Kobe, Japan. Son of Teiji and Yasuko (Narahara) Okamura.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1965. Division of Medical Sciences, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1970.

Career

Research fellow University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1970-1972, Kyoto University, Kyoto, 1972-1974, assistant professor obstetrics-gynecology, 1974-1979, associate professor obstetrics-gynecology, 1979-1986. Professor obstetrics-gynecology Kumamoto (Japan) University, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate, Japan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society Reproductive Medicine, Society for the Study of Reproduction, Japan Society of Fertility & Sterility (board directors since 1990), Japan Society of Fertilization & Implantation (board directors since 1986), Japan Society for the Study of Toxemia of Pregnancy (president 1994-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming.

Connections

Married Takako Okada, March 28, 1965. Children: Yoshinori, Kazumi, Kenji.

father:
Teiji Okamura

mother:
Yasuko (Narahara) Okamura

spouse:
Takako Okada

child:
Yoshinori Okamura

child:
Kazumi Okamura

child:
Kenji Okamura