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Medical educator

Nobuhiko Tanigawa, Japanese medical educator. Recipient award 8th Japanese Foundation Multi-disciplinary Treatment Cancer, 1989. Fellow American College of Surgeons, International College Surgeons; member Society Surgical Oncology.

Background

Tanigawa, Nobuhiko was born on August 26, 1943 in Tairen, Manshu, Japan. Son of Masaji and Teruko (Yoneda) Tanigawa.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1979.

Career

Intern Kyoto University Hospital, 1970-1971. Staff surgeon Tenri Hospital, Nara, Japan, 1971-1974. Assistant professor second department surgery Kyoto University School Medicine, 1977-1980.

Visiting researcher department surgical oncology University California, Los Angeles, 1980-1982. Associate professor second department surgery Fukui (Japan) Medical School, 1982-1997. Professor, chairman department general and gastroenterology surgery Osaka (Japan) Medical College, since 1997.

Membership

Fellow American College of Surgeons, International College Surgeons. Member Society Surgical Oncology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, movies.

Connections

Married Yoko Shimazaki, October 17, 1972. Children: Nobuyuki, Junko.

father:
Masaji Tanigawa

mother:
Teruko (Yoneda) Tanigawa

spouse:
Yoko Shimazaki

child:
Nobuyuki Tanigawa

child:
Junko Tanigawa