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educator , Medical researcher

Yuzuru Ohshiro, Japanese medical researcher, educator. Achievements include research in diabetes and obesity. Recipient Investigator award, Kanae Medical Foundation, 2003, Okinawa Medical Science Found, 2008. Member of American Diabetes Association (associate), Japanese Society Internal Medicine (associate), Japan Diabetes Society (associate).

Background

Ohshiro, Yuzuru was born on December 4, 1966 in Okinawa, Japan. Son of Kimio and Hiroko Ohshiro.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Ryukyus, Okinawa, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Ryukyus, Okinawa, 2000.

Career

Medical researcher Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 2003—2005. Assistant professor University Ryukyus, Nishihara, since 2001. Medical instructor Ryukyu University Hospital, Nishihara, Okinawa, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in diabetes and obesity.

Membership

Member of American Diabetes Association (associate), Japanese Society Internal Medicine (associate), Japan Diabetes Society (associate).

Connections

Married Rieko Ohshiro, October 25, 1997. Children: Yutaro, Mao.

father:
Kimio Ohshiro

mother:
Hiroko Ohshiro

spouse:
Rieko Ohshiro

child:
Yutaro Ohshiro

child:
Mao Ohshiro