Doctor of Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Hokkaido University, 2004.
Medical staff Asahikawa Medical College, 1995—1997, Hokkaido University Medical Hospital, Sapporo, 1999—2004. Senior investigator Hokkaido University Graduate School Medicine, since 2004.
Fellow: Japanese Pharmaceutical Society, Japanese Society Internal Medicine. Member: Japanese Circulation Society (board certified member cardiology 2000).
Married Chisato Kanno, November 15, 1998. 1 child Mizuki.