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Psychiatrist

Toshinori Kitamura, Japanese psychiatrist. Fellow: Japanese Association Psychiatry and Neurology (council 1991-1994), British Council Japan Association, Royal College Psychiatrists.

Background

Kitamura, Toshinori was born on October 16, 1947 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Masanori and Kikuko (Matsumoto) Kitamura.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio Gijuku University, Tokyo, 1972.

Career

Psychiatrist Institute Psychiatry, Tokyo, 1973-1976. Honorary research fellow University Birmingham, England, 1976-1980. Clinical instructor Keio Gijuku University, Tokyo, 1980-1983, lecturer, 1983.

Chief section mental health for elderly National Institute of Mental Health, Ichikawa, Japan, 1983-1991, director department sociocultural environmental research Japan, 1991-2000. Professor, head department clinical behavioural science Kumamoto (Japan) University School Medicine, since 2000. Visiting lecturer Keio Gijuku University, since 1986.

Head Group for Research Assessment in Psychiatry, Tokyo, since 1981. Member committee Medical Selection Japanese Astronauts, 1987-1988, 95-96, committee Psychiatric Diagnostic Criteria Japan, 1987-1989, committee Guideline for Psychiatric Treatment, 1987-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Archives of Psychiatric Diagnostics and Clinical Evaluation, Tokyo, 1989-1991. Editor British Journal Psychiatry, 1994-1997, International Journal Behavioral Medicine, 1994-1997, International Journal Offender Therapy Comparative Criminology, since 1998, Architect Women's Mental Health, since 1998. Contributor articles to professional journals including British Journal Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine, Journal Affective Disorder, others.

Membership

Fellow: Japanese Association Psychiatry and Neurology (council 1991-1994), British Council Japan Association, Royal College Psychiatrists.

Connections

Married Fusako Oami, March 17, 1973.

father:
Masanori Kitamura

mother:
Kikuko (Matsumoto) Kitamura

spouse:
Fusako Oami