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epidemiologist , Nutritionist , pathologist

Shaw Watanabe, pathologist, epidemiologist, nutritionist. Recipient World Health Organization Toh medal, 1993. Member American Association Cancer Research, Japan Medical Association (award 1995), Japan Cancer Society, Japan Epidemiology Society (award 2002), International Society Epidemiologists.

Background

Watanabe, Shaw was born on January 18, 1941. Son of Tatsu and Shizu Watanabe.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, 1970.

Career

Intern Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, 1865-1866, resident, 1966-1970. Assistant professor Keio University, 1970-1975. Visiting scientist National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1975-1976.

Chief pathology section National Cancer Center, Tokyo, 1977-1985, chief epidiology division, 1985-1996. Professor department nutritional science & epidemiological Tokyo University Agriculture, 1996—2005. Director general National Institute Health and Nutrition, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Acta Haematology Japan, 1985-1990, Journal Epidemiology, 1993-2002.

Membership

Member American Association Cancer Research, Japan Medical Association (award 1995), Japan Cancer Society, Japan Epidemiology Society (award 2002), International Society Epidemiologists.

Connections

Married Hiroko Mutsui, November 5, 1964. Children: Daizo, Yuh, Tomo.

father:
Tatsu Watanabe

mother:
Shizu Watanabe

spouse:
Hiroko Mutsui

child:
Daizo Watanabe

child:
Yuh Watanabe

child:
Tomo Watanabe