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Tatsuya Tajima

educator , Orthopedic and hand surgeon

Tatsuya Tajima, Japanese orthopedic and hand surgeon, educator. Recipient Cultural Promotion award Niigata Nippo Company newspaper, 1976.

Background

Tajima, Tatsuya was born on June 3, 1923 in Sakai-machi, Japan. Son of Heinai and Taka (Nagashima) Tajima.

Education

Graduate School Niigata University, 1954.

Career

Doctor of Medicine Niigata Medical College, 1947. Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor Journal Hand Surgery, since 1976.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Japanese Orthopedic Association (president 1986-1987), International Society Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology, Japanese Society Surgery of the Hand, American Society Surgery of the Hand (honorary), American Association Surgery of Trauma (honorary), Caribbean Society Surgery of Hand (honorary), German Speaking Society Hand Surgery (correspondent), British Society Hand Surgery (honorary), International Federation Societies Surgery of the Hand (president 1976-1977, chairman 3d Congress 1986). Corresponding editor Journal Hand Surgery, since 1976.

Connections

Married Masa Chono, November 23, 1950. Children– Naoya, Toru.

father:
Heinai Tajima

mother:
Taka (Nagashima) Tajima

spouse:
Masa Chono

children:
Naoya Tajima

Toru Tajima