Doctor of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, Japan, 1970. Doctor of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University Medicine, Japan, 1981.
Professor Kyoto Prefectural University, 1976-1986, resident, 1986-1996. Associate professor Kyoto Prefectural University Hospital, 1970-1976, director magnetic resonance unit, since 1990, associate professor, 1997—2002. Director Kyoto Prefectural Public Health Center, 2002—2004.
Senior director department public health and welfare Kyoto Prefectural Government, since 2004. Regional editor Nuclear magnetic resonance Biomedicine, since 2001.
Fellow: International Society Magnetic Resonance Medicine (trustee, board directors 2001-2004). Member: Japan Society Magnetic Resonance (board directors since 1987, president 26th annual meeting 1998, trustee).
Married Atsuko Naruse, June 1, 1978. Children: Fumihiro, Yumiko.