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Medical researcher , physician

Tetsuo Morishita, Japanese physician, medical researcher. Licensed physician, Japan. Recipient Research award Red Cross, Shizuoka, 1990; named Honorary Citizen, Santa Cruz City, Bolivia, 1988, Sucre City, Bolivia, 1993, La Paz City, Bolivia, 1995. Chairman committee for volunteer activity Red Cross, Shizuoka, 1989. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Japanese Society Gastroenterology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Morishita, Tetsuo was born on March 8, 1947 in Shizuoka-shi, Japan. Son of Yoshiro and Umeko (Unno) Morishita.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio University, Tokyo, 1977.

Career

Instructor Keio University, 1975-1984. Research fellow University of California at Los Angeles, 1984-1986. Assistant professor Tokai University, Isehara-shi, Japan, 1986-1987.

Director internal medicine Shizuoka Red Cross Hospital, Shizuoka-shi, 1987—2001. Professor titular Bolivian Christian University, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, since 1993. Professor, chair department internal medicine Tokyo Dental College, Ichikawa General Hospital, Ichikawa-shi, since 2001, hospital vice director, since 2004.

Visiting researcher San Lazaro Hospital, Manila, 1974, International Center Diarrheal Disease Research, Dacca, Bangladesh, 1980. President Japan-Bolivia Association Medicine and Friendship, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician, Japan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Enfermedades Digestivas-Tracto Gastrointestinal, 1990, Enfermedades Digestivas-Higado, Vias Biliares y Pancreas, 1993, Nueva Gastroenterologica, 2000, Atlas de Ecogratia Abdominal, 2006. Also science papers.

Membership

Chairman committee for volunteer activity Red Cross, Shizuoka, 1989. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Japanese Society Gastroenterology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, volleyball, singing.

Connections

father:
Yoshiro Morishita

mother:
Umeko (Unno) Morishita