Associate Professor

1. Research Interests

Occupational and Environmental Health, Radiation Biology, Risk Assessment

2. Education

Sep 2016 – Nov 2019        
Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine
School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Biomedical Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast
Supervisors: Prof. Kevin M. Prise, Dr. Karl T. Butterworth

Apr 2008 – Mar 2014 
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (equivalent to an M.D.)
School of Medicine, Yokohama City University

3. Certification and Qualification

・Board Certified Physician for Public Health and Social Medicine (Japan Board of Public Health and Social Medicine)

・Occupational Health Physician (Japan Medical Association)

・Advanced Clinical Training Certificate (Japan)

・Full Medical Licence (Japan)

・Senior Radiation Protection Supervisor Licence (Japan)

4. Professional Experience

Jan 2021 – present
Associate Professor
Center for Environmental and Health Sciences, Hokkaido University

Apr 2020 – Dec 2020
Assistant Professor
Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization, Tohoku University

Apr 2020 – Dec 2020
Assistant Professor
Department of Geriatric Medicine and Neuroimaging, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan

Apr 2019 – Mar 2020
Radiologist / Staff Researcher
Department of Radiology / Affiliated Clinical Research Center, Shonan Kamakura General Hospital

Apr 2016 – Aug 2016
Clinical Fellow
Department of Nuclear Medicine and Radiology, Tohoku University Hospital

Apr 2014 – Mar 2016
Soma General Hospital

5.  Awards and Honors

Oct 2021            
Radiation Research Editors Award, Radiation Research Society

Jun 2021            
Young Researcher Award, Japan Health Physics Society

Oct 2020            
Umegaki Award, Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology

Apr 2020             
Young Radiation Researcher Award, Radiation Effects Association

Jul 2019              
Fuji Television Network Prize for Young Scientists

Oct 2018             
CONCERT Travel Award, European Joint Programme for the Integration of Radiation Protection Research (CONCERT)

Oct 2017             
Scholar-In-Training Travel Award, Radiation Research Society

Jul 2017              
The 148th IDAC Bi-annual Meeting Research Presentation Award, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer (IDAC), Tohoku University

Oct 2016             
International Studentship, Queen’s University Belfast

May 2016           
Japanese Environment Minister’s Prize

Feb 2016             
Resident Case Report Grand Prix 3rd Prize, Fukushima Medical Association

Dec 2015            
Doctor of Excellence, Soma General Hospital

Jun 2013             
Summer Studentship, Lister Institute of Preventive Medicine

Sep 2012             
The 49th Annual Meeting Young Scientist Presentation Award, Japan Radioisotope Association

Mar 2011            
President’s Encouragement Prize, Yokohama City University

Oct 2010             
Dean’s Prize (Gold Medal), Yokohama City University School of Medicine


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