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Shinichi Okuyama

physician

Shinichi Okuyama, Japanese physician. Recipient Compton Tomography-Radiotherapy Planning award Japanese Ministry of Education, 1980. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Japanese Society Radiology, Japanese Society Nuclear Medicine, Japanese Society Reticuloendothelial Systems, Japanese Society Internal Medicine, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Okuyama, Shinichi was born on December 4, 1935 in Yamagata, Japan. Son of Kinzo Okuyama and Asayo Hasegawa.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Tohoku University, Japan, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, Japan, 1966.

Career

Intern Saiseikan Hospital, Yamagata, 1961-1962. Resident in radiology Tohoku University Research Institute, Sendai, Japan, 1962-1966. Research associate Tohoku University Institute Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Cancer, 1966-1973, associate professor radiology, 1974-1980.

Director radiology Tohoku Rosai Hospital, Sendai, 1980—1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in reinforcing aerosol cisplatin for radiotherapy of laryngeal cancer, pasting chemotherapy for radiotherapy of uterine, rectal, penile and esophageal cancer, antibiotic pasting for putrefactive cancers, reduced perfusion of the cerebral basal ganglia for micro-aspiration pneumonia, the arterial circle of Willis in the mouse, ubenimex and medroxy progesterone acetate for prostate cancer without medical castration.

Works

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Japanese Society Radiology, Japanese Society Nuclear Medicine, Japanese Society Reticuloendothelial Systems, Japanese Society Internal Medicine, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Masako Fujii, December 4, 1966 (deceased). Children: Yuriko, Izumi, Takashi, Jun. Married Junko Hsun Chen, March 21, 1983.

Children: Midori, Shaw.

father:
Kinzo Okuyama

mother:
Asayo Hasegawa

spouses:
Masako Fujii

Junko Hsun Chen

children:
Yuriko Okuyama

Izumi Okuyama

Takashi Okuyama

Jun Okuyama

Midori Okuyama

Shaw Okuyama