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educator , Hematologist , biomedical researcher

Yutaka Kawakami, Japanese biomedical researcher, hematologist, educator. Keio University Research grantee, 1985; Fogarty International fellow National Institutes of Health, 1987-1990. Member American Association Immunologists, American Association for Cancer Research.

Background

Kawakami, Yutaka was born on January 27, 1956 in Osaka, Japan. Came to the United States, 1985. Son of Kiichi and Etsuko Kawakami.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio U, Tokyo, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio U, Tokyo, 1996.

Career

Resident Keio University Hospital, 1980-1982. Member medical staff National Okura Hospital, Tokyo, 1982-1984. Instructor medical division hematology Keio University, 1984-1985.

Research associate department medical microbiology University South Florida, Tampa, 1985-1987. Visiting fellow surgery branch National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1987-1990, visiting associate surgery branch, 1990-1992, visiting scientist surgery branch, 1992-1997. Professor Institute for Advanced Medical Research Keio University School Medicine, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

Membership

Member American Association Immunologists, American Association for Cancer Research.

Connections

Married Masako Abe, April 29, 1982. Children: Yuko, Tadashi, Kazuki.

father:
Kiichi Kawakami

mother:
Etsuko Kawakami

spouse:
Masako Abe

child:
Yuko Kawakami

child:
Tadashi Kawakami

child:
Kazuki Kawakami