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dermatologist , educator

Takeji Nishikawa, Japanese dermatologist, educator. Medical diplomate, specialist in Dermatology. Fellow American Academy Dermatology; member Japanese Dermatological Association, Japanese Society Investigative Dermatology, Japanese Society Medical Mycology (council since 1987), Asian Dermatological Association (honorary council since 2000, chairman 2000-2002), British Association Dermatologists, International Committee Dermatology.

Background

Nishikawa, Takeji was born on January 13, 1940 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Masaji and Yuko (Iwamoto) Nishikawa.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio University, 1970.

Career

Intern Ogikubo Hospital, Tokyo, 1964-1965. Resident in dermatology Keio University Hospital, 1965-1969, instructor in dermatology, 1969-1973, assistant professor, 1973-1983, professor, chairman department dermatology, 1983—2005, professor emeritus, since 2005. Research fellow Guy's Hospital and St. John's Hospital, London, 1971-1972.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate, specialist in Dermatology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Journal Dermatological Treatment, since 1989, Hantarzt, since 2002, Journal Deutsh Dermatological Gesellschaft, since 2003.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Dermatology. Member Japanese Dermatological Association, Japanese Society Investigative Dermatology, Japanese Society Medical Mycology (council since 1987), Asian Dermatological Association (honorary council since 2000, chairman 2000-2002), British Association Dermatologists, International Committee Dermatology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, travel.

Connections

Married Umeko Takemi, October 26, 1970. 1 child, Akiko.

father:
Masaji Nishikawa

mother:
Yuko (Iwamoto) Nishikawa

spouse:
Umeko Takemi

child:
Akiko Nishikawa