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Surgeon

Kohji Tanakaya, Japanese surgeon. Recipient Kuroiso prize, National Iwakuni Hospital, 2000. Public information committee Iwakuni City Medical Association, Japan, 1997—2005; Member of Japanese Society for Familial Tumor, Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum, Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery, Japan Surgical Society.

Background

Tanakaya, Kohji was born on November 28, 1962 in Iwakuni-city, Yamaguchi, Japan. Son of Hiroshi and Kayoko Tanakaya.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Okayama University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science, Okayama University, 1993.

Career

Staff surgeon National Iwakuni Hospital, Japan, 1993—2006, chief surgeon Japan, since 2006. Councilor Japan Surgical Association, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, since 2004. Clinical lecturer Okayana University, since 2005.

Membership

Public information committee Iwakuni City Medical Association, Japan, 1997—2005. Member of Japanese Society for Familial Tumor, Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum, Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery, Japan Surgical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, rowing, skiing.

Connections

Married Machiko Takeuchi, November 3, 1998. Children: Kazuki, Kanon.

father:
Hiroshi Tanakaya

mother:
Kayoko Tanakaya

spouse:
Machiko Takeuchi

child:
Kazuki Tanakaya

child:
Kanon Tanakaya