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Gastroenterologist , Immunologist

Toshifumi Hibi, Japanese immunologist, gastroenterologist. Medical Diplomate in Gastroenterology. Member Japanese Society for Mucosal Immunology (president since 1997), Japanese Society Gastroenterology (councillor since 1994), Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society (councillor since 1995), American Gastroenterological Association, American College Gastroenterological Society Mucosal Immunology.

Background

Hibi, Toshifumi was born on July 30, 1947 in Wakayama, Japan. Son of Arata and Sachie (Shima) Hibi.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, 1978.

Career

Instructor Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, 1980-1982, Kitasato Institute Hospital, Tokyo, 1985-1988. Instructor in gastroenterology Keio University, 1989-1990. Head Keio Cancer Center, 1991-1995, president, since 1996.

Professor Keio University, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Medical Diplomate in Gastroenterology.

Membership

Member Japanese Society for Mucosal Immunology (president since 1997), Japanese Society Gastroenterology (councillor since 1994), Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society (councillor since 1995), American Gastroenterological Association, American College Gastroenterological Society Mucosal Immunology.

Connections

Married Kaoru Oikawa, May 30, 1976. Children: Nozomi, Sayaka.

father:
Arata Hibi

mother:
Sachie (Shima) Hibi

spouse:
Kaoru Oikawa

child:
Nozomi Hibi

child:
Sayaka Hibi