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Orthopaedic surgeon

Kyoko Imamura, Japanese Orthopaedic surgeon. Recipient Scholarships Kumamoto Municipal Government, 1992, Kumamoto Kinoh Hospital, 1992. Member Association Institute Health Sys. Development, London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Japanese Alumni Association (secretary since 1996). F C.

Background

Imamura, Kyoko was born on August 7, 1957 in Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan. Daughter of Yoshikane and Miyoko (Ishihara) Imamura.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kumamoto (Japan) U., 1982; Doctor of Philosophy in biomedical Sciences, Jikei U., Tokyo, 1989; Doctor of Philosophy in Health Superior vena cava syndrome Research, London School Hygiene, 1995; diploma in Public Health and Policy, London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1997.

Career

Clinical fellow orthopedics, Jikei U. School Medicine, Tokyo, 1982-1986; research fellow microbiology, Jikei U. School Medicine, Tokyo, 1985-1989; research fellow clinical pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1986-1988; instructor clinical pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1988-1989; staff surgeon orthopedics, Kumamoto (Japan) Kinoh Hospital, 1990-1995; research student in health services research, London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1992-1995; manager outcome research, Baxter Ltd., Tokyo, 1995-1997; head division medical writing, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Japan Corporation, Tokyo, since 1997. Medical consultant Agency for Cooperation in International Health, Kumamoto, 1990-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor: European Journal Public Health, since 1996.

Membership

Member Association Institute Health Sys. Development, London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Japanese Alumni Association (secretary since 1996). F C.

Connections

father:
Yoshikane Imamura

mother:
Miyoko (Ishihara) Imamura