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Dental educator

Yoshinobu Tanaka, Japanese dental educator. Science grantee Japanese Ministry of Education, Tokyo, 1979, Nagoya, 86, 89. Member Japanese Academy Maxillofacial Prosthetics (vice president 1976-1982, chief editor 1976-1987, president 1996-2000), Japan Prosthodontic Society, American Academy Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Japanese Cleft Palate Association, Japanese Stomatological Society.

Background

Tanaka, Yoshinobu was born on May 12, 1944 in Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Son of Toshiaki and Chieko (Kasai) Tanaka.

Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1969. D. Dental Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1973.

Career

Instructor Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1973-1978. Research associate University Illinois, Chicago, 1973-1976. Lecturer Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1979-1980.

Associate professor Aichi-Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan, 1981-1994, professor Japan, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Maxillofacial Prosthetics. Author many dental textbooks. Inventor, patentee in field.

Membership

Member Japanese Academy Maxillofacial Prosthetics (vice president 1976-1982, chief editor 1976-1987, president 1996-2000), Japan Prosthodontic Society, American Academy Maxillofacial Prosthetics, Japanese Cleft Palate Association, Japanese Stomatological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Setsuko Ohtani, February 2, 1949. Children: Makiko Emilie, Chieko, Takayuki.

father:
Toshiaki Tanaka

mother:
Chieko (Kasai) Tanaka

spouse:
Setsuko Ohtani

children:
Makiko Emilie Tanaka

Chieko Tanaka

Takayuki Tanaka