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Yoshiharu Machida

pharmaceutical educator

Yoshiharu Machida, Japanese pharmaceutical educator. Recipient Japan National Invention prize The Invention Association, Tokyo, 1984; research grantee The Research Foundation for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tokyo, 1987, Mochida Memorial Foundation for Medical and Pharmaceutical Research, 1989.


Machida, Yoshiharu was born on March 22, 1945 in Yamanashi, Japan. Son of Hiroyoshi and Tamiko (Kobayashi) Machida.


Bachelor of Science, Hoshi University, Tokyo, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Hoshi University, 1980.


Research associate Hoshi University, Tokyo, 1967-1981, assistant professor, 1981-1985, associate professor, 1985-1993, professor, since 1993. Expert team leader Japan International Cooperation Agency/Development Center for Pharmaceutical Technology, Rangoon, Burma, 1981-1983.


  • Co-author: Transdermal Controlled Systemic Medications, 1987, Bioadhesive Drug Delivery Systems, 1989, Topics in Pharmaceutical Sciences 1989, 1989, Peptide and Protein Drug Delivery, 1991, Chitin World, 1995, Chitin Handbook, 1997, Applications of Chitin and Chitosan, 1997, Bioadhesive Drug Delivery Systems, 1999.


Member Academy Pharmaceutical Science and Technology Japan (councilor since 1995), Japanese Society Pharmaceutical Health Care and Sciences (councilor since 2002), Pharmaceutical Society Japan.


Married Than Than Win, July 7, 1983.

Hiroyoshi Machida

Tamiko (Kobayashi) Machida

Than Than Win