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Medical researcher

Shiro Ikegawa, Japanese medical researcher. License Japanese medical 1983, certified orthopedic surgeon Japanese Association Orthopedic Surgery, 1991, clinical geneticist Japanese Association Human Genetics, Japanese Association Genetic Counseling. Recipient Visiting Professorship, Raine Medical Foundation, University Western Australia.

Background

Ikegawa, Shiro was born on August 25, 1957 in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Tokyo, 1983. Attending in Medicine, University Tokyo, since 1995.

Career

Resident. department orthopedic surgical University Tokyo, 1983—1984, staff surgeon, 1984—1990. Staff surgeon, department orthopedics National Rehabilitation Center Disabled Children, 1991—1992. Chief surgeon NRCRD, 1992—1995.

Research associate, associate professor Laboratory Molecular Medicine, Institute Medical Science, University Tokyo, 1995—1996, Laboratory Genome Medicine, Human Genome Center, Intellectual Property Multimedia Subsystem, University Tokyo, 1996—2000. Laboratory head center genomic medicine Rikagaku Kenkyūsho, since 2000. Research fellow, department endocrinology Tokyo Women's Medical College, 1989—1990.

Research fellow, department biochemistry Cancer Institute, 1993—1994. Visiting professor Geriatric Institute, Nihon Medical University, 2002—2005. Visiting lecturer, department genetic counseling Intellectual Property Multimedia Subsystem, University Tokyo, since 2004.

Visiting lecturer Niigata University, 2006—2007, Nagasaki University, 2006—2007. Visiting professor Yokohama City University, since 2006. Visiting associate professor Kyoto University, Institute Frontier Medical Sciences, 2007—2009.

Honorary professor, department biochemistry Hong Kong University, since 2007. Concurrent professor School Medicine, Nanjing University, since 2008. Adjunct professor Model Animal Research Center Nanjing University, since 2008.

Visiting lecturer Kyoto University, Institute Frontier Medical Sciences, since 2009, Waseda University, Faculty Sciences & Engineering, Graduate School Advanced Sciences & Engineering, since 2009. Member editorial board Journal Human Genetics, since 1999, Journal Orthopaedic Science, since 2002, European Journal Clinical Investigation. Associate editor Journal Human Genetics, since 2004.

Council Japanese Association Human Genetics, since 2004, secretary general, since 2007. Science advisory board member Model Animal Research Center Nanjing University & National Resource Center Mutant Mice. Advisory board member Center Excellence Biotechnology Research, King Saud University, 2008.

Executive board member East Asian Union Human Genetics.

Achievements

  • License Japanese medical 1983, certified orthopedic surgeon Japanese Association Orthopedic Surgery, 1991, clinical geneticist Japanese Association Human Genetics, Japanese Association Genetic Counseling.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Rugby.