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Physiologist

Yoshifumi Katayama, Japanese physiologist. Recipient awards Nakatani Electrical Measuring Technology, Tokyo, 1986, Kato Memorial Trust for Nanbyo Research, Tokyo, 1990. Member Physiological Society Japan, Society Neurosci., New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Katayama, Yoshifumi was born on January 1, 1942 in Toyooka-shi, Japan. Son of Masao and Yasuko (Yanagihara) Katayama.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Tokyo Medical & Dental University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Tokyo Medical & Dental University, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor Tokyo Medical & Dental University, 1971-1975. Associate professor Kurume University, Japan, 1975-1981. Visiting associate professor Loyola University School Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, 1977-1979.

Professor Tokyo Medical & Dental University, since 1981.

Membership

Member Physiological Society Japan, Society Neurosci., New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Akie Shigeno, May 5, 1971. Children: Aya, Yuki.

father:
Masao Katayama

mother:
Yasuko (Yanagihara) Katayama

spouse:
Akie Shigeno

child:
Yuki Katayama

child:
Aya Katayama