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physician , researcher

Minako Yamaoka-Tojo, Japanese physician, researcher. Fellow, Yamagata University School Medicine, Japan, 1999—2000, Kitasato University Hospital, 2000-2001, Emory University, Division Cardiology, Atlanta, 2003-2005, American Heart Association, 2003-2005; grantee, Ministry Education, Science and Culture, Japan, 2006-2007, since 2009.

Background

Yamaoka-Tojo, Minako was born on April 22, 1969 in Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan. Daughter of Masashi and Kaoru Yamaoka.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Yamagata University, Japan, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, Yamagata University, Japan, 1999.

Career

Professor Kitasato University School, Sagamihara, Japan, 2002—2003, assistant professor, since 2005. Associate professor, department rehabilitation Kitasato University School Allied Health Sciences & Graduate School Medical Science, since 2009.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Prevention of Heart Failure. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American College of Physicians, Japanese Society Treatment Obesity, Japanese Heart Failure Society, Japanese Association Cardiac Rehabilitation, Japanese Association for Cerebo-Cardiovas. Disease Prevention, Japanese Society Internal Medicine, Japanese Circulation Society.

Connections

Married Taiki Tojo, August 16, 2000. Children: Risa Tojo, Erika Tojo.

father:
Masashi Yamaoka

mother:
Kaoru Yamaoka

spouse:
Taiki Tojo

child:
Risa Tojo Yamaoka-Tojo

child:
Erika Tojo Yamaoka-Tojo