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Internist , Radiation biologist

Kouichi Tatsumi, Japanese radiation biologist, internist. Fellow Japan Society for Promotion of Science, 1975-1976, Leukemia Society of America, 1977-1979. Member Japanese Radiological Research Society (secretary 1996-1997), Japanese Cancer Research Society (councilor since 1997), Environmental Mutagen Society Japan (Incentive award 1990).

Background

Tatsumi, Kouichi was born on August 6, 1943 in Haerhpin, Manchuria. Son of Shoushi and Miyoko (Sonoda) Tatsumi.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1975.

Career

Resident Koga Hospital, Shiga, Japan, 1969-1971. Research associate department microbiology University Chicago, 1976-1979. Lecturer department medicine Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan, 1979-1981.

Associate professor Radiation Biological Center Kyoto University, 1981-1985. Associate professor department molecular oncology Kyoto University School Medicine, 1985-1993. Director division biology and oncology National Institute Radiological Science, Chiba, Japan, 1993—2004.

Director Institute Radiat. Epidemiological Effects Radiat. Association, Tokyo, since 2004.

Consultant Nuclear Safety Research Association, Tokyo, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Low Dose Irradiation and Biological Defense Mechanisms, 1992. Contributor 90 articles to professional journals. Member editorial board Japanese Journal Cancer Research, since 1988, Journal Radiation Research, 1990-2003, International Journal Radiation Biology, since 1999.

      Member associate editor Radiat. Research, since 2005.

Membership

Member Japanese Radiological Research Society (secretary 1996-1997), Japanese Cancer Research Society (councilor since 1997), Environmental Mutagen Society Japan (Incentive award 1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, sailing dinghy.

Connections

Married Michiko Majima, May 13, 1973. Children: Miho, Takashi, Miki.

father:
Shoushi Tatsumi

mother:
Miyoko (Sonoda) Tatsumi

spouse:
Michiko Majima

child:
Miho Tatsumi

child:
Takashi Tatsumi

child:
Miki Tatsumi