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Psychiatrist , researcher

Yoshimoto Sekine, Japanese psychiatrist, researcher. Achievements include patents for new treatment for patients with schizophrenia. Recipient Doctor Kenjiro Takayanagi Research award, 2001, Doctor Paul Janssen Research award, 2002, Research award, Public Health Research Foundation Japan, 2003, Japan Brain Research Society, 2004; grantee, The Japan Ministry, 2001-2004, The Stantley Medical Research Institute, 2002.

Background

Sekine, Yoshimoto was born on November 19, 1968 in Shizuoka, Japan. Son of Hideji and Akie Sekine.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Ryukyus, Japan, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine, Hamamatsu University, 2000.

Career

Trainee psychiatrist Hamamatsu University Hospital, Japan, 1995—1996, research psychiatrist School Medicine, 1996—2000, assistant professor School Medicine, 2000—2008. Associate professor Center Forensic Mental Health, Chiba University, 2008—2009, professor, since 2009. Visiting researcher Central Research Laboratory Hamamatsu (Japan) Photonics, KK, 2002—2004.

Visiting researcher National Institute on Drug Abuse National Institutes of Health, 2006—2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for new treatment for patients with schizophrenia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Resarch, treatment for patients, and education Psychiatry, Hamamatsu U Sch of Med, Hamamatsu, Japan. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, The Japanese Society Biological Psychiatry (Travel award 2001, Research award 2002).

Connections

Married Yuko Kato, February 5, 2000. 1 child Kippei.

father:
Hideji Sekine

mother:
Akie Sekine

spouse:
Yuko Kato

child:
Kippei Sekine