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Outline of cardiovascular medicine
  • Stuffs
  • History as a resercher, Professor Minamino
Staffs
Tohru Minamito
Tohru Minamito
Professor and Chairman
Graduating university
Chiba University (1989)
Qualification
  • Japanese National Board of Medicine, Certificate No. 319833
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of Japanese Society of Hypertension
  • Board Certified Member of Japan Atherosclerosis Society
Record of award(extracted)
  • 2003: Okamoto Award, International Symposium on SHR
  • 2007: Jokichi Takamine Award, Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • 2010: Satoh Memorial Award, Japanese Circulation Society
  • 2010: Erwin von Bälz Award (the first prize)
  • 2011: Medical Research Encouragement Prize of the Japan Medical Association
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Societies
  • Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (Councilor and Vice Chairman of the Koshinetsu Branch)
  • Japanese Circulation Society(Councilor)
  • American Heart Association (FAHA)
  • European Society of Cardiology (FESC)
  • Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology (FAPSC)
  • Japanese Vascular Biology and Medicine Organization (Executive board member)
  • Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine (Vice President)
  • Japanese Society of Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Metabolism (Executive board member)
  • Japanese College of Cardiology (FJCC)
  • Japanese College of Angiology (Councilor)
  • Japan Geriatrics Society (Councilor)
  • Japanese Society of Hypertension (Councilor)
  • Japan Atherosclerosis Society (Councilor)
  • International Society of Heart Research (Councilor)
  • Japanese Heart Failure Society (Councilor)
  • Japanese Society for Circulation Research (Executive board member)
  • Japanese Pulmonary Hypertension Society (Councilor)
  • Japanese Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation (Councilor)
  • Japanese Society of Molecular Medicine (Councilor)
Editorial committee
  • Associate Editor of Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology
  • Academic Editor of PLOS ONE
  • Associate Editor of Aging and Mechanisms of Disease
  • Associate Editor of Circulation Journal
  • Associate Editor of Journal of Cardiology
  • Editorial Board Member of International Heart Journal
  • Editorial Board of Anti-aging Medicine
  • Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine (Associate Editor)
  • Internal Medicine (Editorial Board)
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Haruo Hanawa
Haruo Hanawa
Specially appointed professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (1985)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Masaomi Chinushi
Masaomi Chinushi
Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Medical Technology
Professor
Graduating university
Hyogo College Of Medicine (1986)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society
Masahiro Ito
Masahiro Ito
Comprehensive Medical Education Center, School of Medicine
Associate professor
Graduating university
Yamagata university (1994)
Kazuyuki Ozaki
Kazuyuki Ozaki
Associate professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (1994)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of The Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics (BMCVIT)
Takeshi Kashiwamura
Takeshi Kashiwamurageneral practioner Medical instructor, Japanese Society of Internal Medicine</li>
Advanced cardiopulmonary vascular treatment laboratory
Specially appointed Associate professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (1995)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Takuya Ozawa
Takuya Ozawa
Associate professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (1998)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Daisuke Izumi
Daisuke IzumiGeneral medical director
Assistant professor
Graduating university
Gifu university (2000)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society
Akinori Sato
Donated Fund
Akinori Sato
Donated FundAssistant general medical director
Donated Fund Laboratory & Heart Rhythm Center
Assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2001)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society
Takao Yanagawa
Takao YanagawaOutpatient medical director
Niigata University Medical & Dental Hospital
Assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2001)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of The Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics (BMCVIT)
  • Emergency specialist physician approved by Japanese Association for Acute Medicine
  • ICLS Instructor
  • JMECC Instructor
Ippei Shimizu
Ippei Shimizu
Division of Molecular Aging and Cell Biology
Specially appointed Associate professor
Graduating university
Chiba university (2002)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Makoto Hoyano
Makoto Hoyano
Advanced cardiopulmonary vascular treatment laboratory
Specially appointed assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2002)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of The Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics (BMCVIT)
  • Registered Instructor of Cardiac Rehabilitation (RICR)
Nobue Yagihara
Nobue Yagihara
Advanced Disaster Medical & Emergency Critical Care Center, Niigata University Medical & Dental Hospital
Specially appointed assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2003)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Kenichi Iijima
Kenichi Iijima
Specially appointed assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2003)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society
Tsugumi Takayama
Tsugumi Takayama
Niigata University Medical & Dental Hospital
clinical laboratory
Assistant professor
Graduating university
Niigata University (2004)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society
Yoko Yoshida
Yoko Yoshida
Division of Molecular Aging and Cell Biology
Specially appointed assistant professor
Graduating university
Chiba university (2005)
Qualification
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (FJSIM)
  • Board Certified Member of the Japanese Circulation Society

Staffs

Attending staffs
Shinpei Kimura
Attending staff
Saitama Medical University (2003)
Ayumi Nakabo
Part time attending staff, Ultrasonic specialist physician approved by The Japan Society of Ultrasonic in Medicine
Osaka Medical College (2003)
Yuka Hayashi
Graduate student
Niigata University (2004)
Satomi Tanaka
Graduate student
Niigata University (2006)
Ryutaro Ikegami
Graduate student
Nippon Medical School (2008)
Masayoshi Suda
Attending staff
Chiba University (2009)
Goro Katsumi
Graduate student
Niigata University (2009)
Shinya Fujiki
Graduate student
Toyama University (2009)
Takeshi Ohkubo
Graduate student
Niigata University (2009)
Takayuki Wakasugi
Graduate student
Toyama University (2010)
Yuki Hasegawa
Graduate student
Niigata University (2010)
Toshiki Takano
Graduate student
Nihon University (2010)
Masaaki Nakao
Graduate student
Niigata University (2011)
Naoki Kubota
Graduate student
Niigata University (2012)
Yasuhiro Ikami
Graduate student
Niigata University (2013)
Ryohei Sakai
Graduate student
Niigata University (2013)
Kouta Nishida
Attending staff
Niigata University (2013)
Mayumi Kase
Resident
Toyama University (2014)
Staffs dispatching affiliated hospitals
Osamu Kuwabara
Niigata prefectural Koide Hospital
Niigata University (1992)
Minoru Tagawa
Kosei-ren Nagaoka Chuo General
Hospital
Niigata University (1993)
Hidehiro Kasai
Saisei-kai Kawaguchi Sogo Hospital
Niigata University (1994)
Satoru Abe
Niigata Minami Hospital
Niigata University (1996)
Akimitsu Nasuno
Saisei-kai Kawaguchi Sogo Hospital
Niigata University (1996)
Takayuki Tanaka
Saisei-kai Kawaguchi Sogo Hospital
Niigata University (1996)
Takashi Saikawa
Niigata Prefectural Central Hospital
Yamagata University (1997)
Yuuko Chinushi
Kido Hospital
Niigata University (1998)
Shiro Minagawa
Kuwana Hospital
Niigata University (1998)
Hirotaka Sugiura
Kosei-ren Niigata Medical Center
Hospital
Niigata University (1998)
Yoshiyasu Aizawa
Keio University
Niigata University (1999)
Satoshi Watanabe
Tsuruoka Shonai Hospital
National Defense Medical College (1999)
Yukiko Oshima
Niigata City General Hospital
Nihon University (2000)
Hiroaki Obata
Niigata Minami Hospital
Niigata University (2001)
Noboru Ikarashi
Kido Hospital
Niigata University (2001)
Shinsuke Okada
Kosei-ren Niigata Medical Center
Hospital
Niigata University (2001)
Keita Ootaki
Kosei-ren Murakami General Hospital
Hirosaki University (2002)
Komei Tanaka
Niigata City General Hospital
Niigata University (2002)
Akiko Sanada
Kosei-ren Niigata Medical Center
Hospital
Niigata University (2003)
Makoto Tomita
Kosei-ren Nagaoka Chuo General
Hospital
St. Marianna University School of Medicine (2004)
Yukako Ohno
Niigata Prefectural Central Hospital
Kitazato University (2004)
Tomoyasu Suzuki
Niigata Prefectural Central Hospital
Teikyo University (2005)
Keiko Sonoda
National Cerebral and
Cardiovascular Center
Niigata University (2005)
Koji Tomita
Kosei-ren Sado General Hospital
Fukui University (2006)
Tohru Watanabe
Niigata Prefectural Central Hospital
Kanazawa Medical University (2007)
Masataka Arita
Tsubame Rosai Hospital
Kyorin University (2008)
Chie Tomikawa
Niigata Rosai Hospital
Miyazaki University (2008)
Hiromi Kayamori
Kosei-ren Kashiwazaki General Hosptal
and Medical Center
Niigata University (2009)
Yuji Matsuo
Niigata Tokamachi Hospital
Jichi medical University (2011)
Sei Matsuo
Niigata Tokamachi Hospital
Yamagata University (2012)
Touru Kawai
Kuwana Hospital
Niigata University (2012)
Mitsuhiro Watanabe
Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital
Niigata University (2014)
Takahiro Hakamada
Niigata City General Hospital
Niigata University (2014)
Shintaro Yoneyama
Niigata Prefectural Central Hospital
Yamagata University (2014)
Yuta Sakaguchi
Tachikawa Medical Center
Niigata University (2014)
Mitsuo Ishizuka
Niigata City General Hospital
Kawasaki medical school (2014)
Kouhei Yamaguchi
Niigata Prefectural Shibata Hospital
Niigata University (2014)
Naomasa Suzuki
Shonai Hospital
Niigata University (2015)
Yuuzou Washiyama
Kosei-ren Sado General Hospital
Dokkyo Medical University (2015)
Takumi Akiyama
Saisei-kai Niigata Daini Hospital
Yamanashi University (2015)
Takayuki Kumaki
Kosei-ren Kashiwazaki General Hosptal
and Medical Center
Yamagata University (2015)
Hiroki Tsuchiya
Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital
Yamagata University(2016)
Takakuni Kurokawa
Niigata Prefectural Shibata Hospital
Niigata University(2016)
Rie Akagawa
Niigata City General Hospital
Tottori University(2016)
Oversea education
Kanae Hasegawa
Fukui University
Niigata Univresity (2007)
So Otuki
National Cerebral and
Cardiovascular Center
Niigata University (2009)
Researcher
Hiroshi Watanabe
Visiting research fellow
Ryo Furuuchi
Visiting research fellow
Cyril Bigo
Postdoctoral fellow
Hilal Parray
Postdoctoral fellow
Afrina Keka
Doctor course
Office administrator, assistant
Mami Minaki
Secretary to a professor
Makiko Kobayashi
Secretary to medical office
Keiko Uchiyama
Technical assistant
Kaori Yoshida
Technical assistant
Satomi Kawai
Technical assistant
Naomi Hatanaka
Technical assistant
Yoko Sawaguchi
Technical assistant
Runa Washio
Technical assistant