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educator , epidemiologist , researcher

Mitsuhiro Kamakura, Japanese Epidemiologist, educator, researcher. Grantee Uehara Foundation, 1987. Member Japanese Society Genetics (leading doctor), Japanese Society Epidemiology (councilor).


Kamakura, Mitsuhiro was born on February 15, 1954 in Tokyo. Son of Nakanari and Sachiko (Wada) Kamakura.


Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio University, 1984.


Trainee in surgery Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, 1979-1980, assistant department preventive medicine public health, 1984-1988, assistant professor, 1988-1901, associate professor faculty of nursing and medical care and school of medicine, since 2001, professor graduate school health management, since 2005, vice dean faculty of nursing and medical care, 2005—2007, councilor, 2007—2008. Steering committee Clinic for Infectious Diseases, Keio University Hospital, since 1995. Research group Human Immunodeficiency Virus epidemiology Minister Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan, 1992—2007.

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome panel Japan-United States cooperative medical science program Minister Foreign Affairs, since 1995. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome task force overseas medical cooperative committee Japan International Cooperative, 1995. Member Monitoring the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Pandemic Network, since 1996, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Annual Report Drafting Committee, Japan, 1997—1998.

Chief researcher International Epidemiology Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Minister Health, Labor and Welfare, Japan, 1998—2000, group leader international epidemiology The Study Group for Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Epidemiology, Japan, 2000—2003, principal investigator, study group for Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome epidemiology, Japan, 2004—2007. Member Japan-Germany Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Panel, since 2005. Expert committee member Tokyo Metropolitan Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.


  • Other Work

    • Author: AIDS-A Basic Guide, 1987. Editor: (Japanese edition) The Status and Trends of the Global Human Immunodeficiency Virus/AIDS Pandemic, 1996. Member editorial staff (Japanese edition) AIDS in the World II, 1997.


Member Japanese Society Genetics (leading doctor), Japanese Society Epidemiology (councilor).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, painting, traveling.


Nakanari Kamakura

Sachiko (Wada) Kamakura