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Morito Monden

educator , surgeon

Morito Monden, Japanese surgeon, educator.

Background

Monden, Morito was born on August 8, 1945 in Fukuyama, Japan. Son of Kazuo and Ayako Monden.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Osaka University, Japan, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka University, Japan, 1979.

Career

Member surgical staff Osaka University Hospital, 1973-1979, lecturer, 1979-1987, assistant professor, 1987-1990, associate professor, vice chairman department surgery, 1990-1994, professor, chairman department surgery, 1994—2009. Vice president Osaka University, since 2007. Visiting fellow Memorial Sloan-Kettering, New York City, 1979—1981.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Gastroenterol. Association, American Society Clinical Oncology, American Association Study Liver Disease, International Society Surgery, New York Academy of Sciences, Transplantation Society, American Association Cancer Research, Japanese Association Cancer Sciences (vice president since 2010), Japanese Liver Transplantation Society (president 1999^), Japan Society Clinical Oncology (president 2005^), Japan Surgical Society (president 2006-2007), Liver Cancer Study Group Japan (president 2007-2008).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Opera, classical music, golf.

Connections

Married Yasuko Matsumoto, April 12, 1975. Children: Masayuki, Kazuyuki.

father:
Kazuo Monden

mother:
Ayako Monden

spouse:
Yasuko Matsumoto

children:
Masayuki Monden

Kazuyuki Monden