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Internist

Kenji Yamagata, Japanese internist. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Member American College of Physicians, Japanese Society Internal Medicine, Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine, American Academy for Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Japanese Medical Association, Japan Chrisitan Medical Association, Japan Xylophone Association.

Background

Yamagata, Kenji was born on December 30, 1946 in Tokyo. Son of Kenkichi and Hiroko (Goto) Yamagata.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, Loma Linda University, 1976.

Career

Clinical assistant resident Loma Linda University, California, 1976-1980. Chairman internal medicine Kobe Adventist Hospital, Japan, since 1981, chief of staffs Japan, since 1989, vice president Japan, 1996—2001, president, since 2001. Consultant Five-Day Plans Against Smoking, Kobe, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Meaning of Suffering, 1986, Dying as Human, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American College of Physicians, Japanese Society Internal Medicine, Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine, American Academy for Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Japanese Medical Association, Japan Chrisitan Medical Association, Japan Xylophone Association.

Connections

Married Aiko Hirose, August 31, 1975. Children: Akira, Yuri, Hiroshi.

father:
Kenkichi Yamagata

mother:
Hiroko (Goto) Yamagata

spouse:
Aiko Hirose

child:
Akira Yamagata

child:
Yuri Yamagata

child:
Hiroshi Yamagata