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Endocrinologist

Tokihisa Kimura, Japanese endocrinologist. Diplomate internal medicine, endocrinology. Recipient Golden prize for established researcher Tohoku University, Sendai, 1991; research grantee Ministry of Education Japan, Tokyo, 1989, 92. Member American Physiological Society, American Endocrine Society, Japan Endocrine Society, Japan Medical Society, Japan Neuroendocrine Society, New York Academy of Sciences, American Heart Association.

Background

Kimura, Tokihisa was born on June 1, 1940 in Isawa, Yamanashi, Japan. Son of Jishu and Chie Kimura.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 1974.

Career

Intern Mizusawa Municipal Hospital, Japan, 1969—1970. Research fellow department medicine Tohoku University School Medicine, Sendai, 1970-1971, instructor department physiology, 1971-1972, instructor department medicine, 1973-1978, assistant professor department medicine, 1981-1992, associate professor, 1993-1997, 1998—2005. Clinical professor endocrinology, nephrology and hypertension Tohoku University, since 2000.

Administrator, president Furukawa City Hospital, 1998—2006. Assistant professor department physiology University Tennessee, Memphis, 1979-1980. Superintendent Hospital Administration Bureau, since 2007.

Chief doctor department internal medicine Tohoku University, Sendai, 1992-1994.

Achievements

  • Diplomate internal medicine, endocrinology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Annuals New York Academy Science, 1993. Editorial board Advances in Neuroimmunology, since 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Physiological Society, American Endocrine Society, Japan Endocrine Society, Japan Medical Society, Japan Neuroendocrine Society, New York Academy of Sciences, American Heart Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, reading, music.

Connections

Married Ishimori Katsuko, April 11, 1969. Children: Kyoko, Osamu, Takako.

father:
Jishu Kimura

mother:
Chie Kimura

spouse:
Ishimori Katsuko

child:
Kyoko Kimura

child:
Osamu Kimura

child:
Takako Kimura