(1) Training program for physicians with professional skills

Affiliated Division/Department Main Research Interests Staff
Circulatory and Body Fluid Regulation
(Internal Medicine)
Studies on cardiovascular medicine, nephrology, gastroenterology and translational research Kazuo KITAMURA
Gastroenterology and Hematology
(Internal Medicine)
Studies on digestive disorders, blood disorders and neoplastic diseases Kazuya SHIMODA
Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism
(Internal Medicine)
Basic and clinical studies on diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders, respiratory diseases and endocrine metabolic diseases Masamitsu NAKAZATO
Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases and Laboratory Medicine
(Internal Medicine)
Basic and clinical studies on diagnosis and treatment of human infectious diseases and auto-immune diseases Akihiko OKAYAMA
Pediatrics
(Reproductive and Developmental Medicine)
Clinical studies on childhood intractable diseases and childhood neoplastic diseases of blood (Diagnosis and approaches to treatment) Hiroyuki NUNOI
Surgical Oncology and Regulation of Organ Functions
(Surgery)
Clinical studies on surgical treatment of digestive disorders (esophagus, stomach, large intestine, liver, biliary tract, pancreas) and mammary endocrine diseases Kazuo CHIJIIWA
Cardiovascular, Thoracic and General Surgery
(Surgery)
Clinical studies on surgical diseases of circulatory organs, respiratory organs, digestive organs and endocrine systems Toshio ONITSUKA
Orthopaedic Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on pathological elucidation and diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders, motor system diseases and spinal diseases Etsuo CHOSA
Dermatology
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Clinical studies on various dermatological disorders Mitsuru SETOYAMA
Urology
(Surgery)
Studies on medical care of various urological diseases Toshiyuki KAMOTO
Neurosurgery
(Clinical Neuroscience)
Clinical studies on brain tumors and cerebrovascular diseases Hideo TAKESHIMA
Obstetrics and Gynecology
(Reproductive and Developmental Medicine)
Clinical studies on Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Reproductive sciences. Hiroshi SAMESHIMA
Ophthalmology
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal traction diseases and genomic analysis and clinical electrophysiology of vision for patients with retinal degenerative disease Nobuhisa NAOI
Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Clinical studies on otorhinolaryngologic and head and neck areas Tetsuya TONO
Radiology
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Studies on diagnosis and treatment using radioactive isotope Shozo TAMURA
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Studies on clinical anesthesia, management of patients with shock, and pain clinic Isao TSUNEYOSHI
Critical Care and Disaster Medicine
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Clinical studies on biological reaction to invasion Chokanori TERAI
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on reconstructive and regenerative medicine for the stomatognathic movement and functional recovery of stomatognathic area Sumio SAKODA
Psychiatry
(Clinical Neuroscience)
Clinical studies on central nervous system disorders and behaviors Yasushi ISHIDA

(2) Training program for veterinarians with professional skills

Affiliated Division/Department Main Research Interests Staff
Veterinary Pathology Studies on pathogenesis and pathogenicity of viral infectious diseases Ryoji YAMAGUCHI
Studies on pathological diagnosis and pathogenesis of bacterial, fungal and protozoan infection diseases Takuya HIRAI
Veterinary Hygiene Studies on domestic animal health and production, bio-security with disease control Masuo SUEYOSH
Veterinary Microbiology Studies on elucidation of protective mechanism and diagnosis for bacterial infectious diseases Yoshitaka GOTO
Studies on infection control by microbiological, immunological and molecular biological approaches Takeshi HAGA
Veterinary Public Health Studies on genome-level pathogenicity and survival modes for pathogenic bacteria of food-borne infections Naoaki MISAWA
Veterinary Surgery Studies on diagnosis and treatment of cattle motor system diseases Mitsuyoshi HAGIO
Studies on animal wound healing Yuichi HIDAKA
Veterinary Internal Medicine Studies on nutritional approaches and disease control Hiromu KATAMOTO
Veterinary Clinical Theriogenology Studies on latest estrus and ovulation synchronization Shunichi KAMIMURA
Veterinary Clinical Radiology Studies on medical diagnostic radiology and therapeutic radiology Taketoshi ASANUMA
Studies on clinical applications of diagnostic imaging equipment and radiation therapy equipment Hiroyuki SATOH
Veterinary Parasitology Studies on general disease control such as development of diagnostic methods and approaches to treatment, epidemiological study, and measures against infection sources mainly for livestock Yoichiro HORII
Studies on development of diagnostic tools for, epidemiological studies on,and countermeasures against infection-source animals of zoonotic parasites Nariaki NONAKA
Veterinary Teaching Hospital Development of new approaches to treatment and clinical application studies for veterinary anesthetics and veterinary ophthalmology Kiyokazu NAGANOBU

(3) Training program for researchers of medical and veterinary science

Affiliated Division/Department Main Research Interests Staff
Molecular and Cellular Biology
(Anatomy)
Studies on disorders and cellular response  
Ultrastructural Cell Biology
(Anatomy)
Studies on cellular ultrastructure and functions by use of an electron microscope Akira SAWAGUCHI
Neurobiology
(Anatomy)
Studies on occurrence mechanism of acute and chronic pain and its control Tetsuya IKEDA
Integrative Physiology
(Medical Sciences)
Studies on higher brain functions, especially on molecular mechanisms of synaptic plasticity underlying learning and memory Kogo TAKAMIYA
Applied Physiology
(Medical Sciences)
Studies on biological control including reorganization by proteins, enzymes, enzyme inhibitors, etc., and its pathophysiology Masugi MARUYAMA
Division of RI Research, Department of Biotechnology
(Frontier Science Research Center)
Studies on genomics and molecular genetics of gene expression mechanisms Naoya KENMOCHI
Tumor and Cellular Biochemistry
(Medical Sciences)
Studies on genomic analysis of cancer and various diseases, biological information control, transcription control and stem cells Kazuhiro MORISHITA
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
(Medical Sciences)
Studies on chromatin structural changes and biological system control Yasunari TAKAMI
Pharmacology
(Medical Sciences)
Studies on expression and function of ion channels and receptors, and intracellular signaling Toshihiko YANAGITA
Division of Bioactive Substance Exploration, Department of Life Science
(Frontier Science Research Center)
Studies on molecular mechanism in feeding and energy metabolism regulation system Yukari DATE
Functional analysis and translational research of biologically active peptides Johji KATO
Pathophysiology
(Pathology)
Studies on pathogenesis and pathological diagnosis of cardiovascular and blood disorders Yujiro ASADA
Oncopathology and Regenerative Biology
(Pathology)
Studies on molecular mechanisms in tumor biology and regeneration Hiroaki KATAOKA
Div. of Bio-environmental Mechanisms, Dept. of Life Science
(Frontier Science Research Center),
Div. of Microbiology (Dept. of Infectious Diseases)
Studies on bacterial pathogenesis and genome analysis of pathogenic bacteria and microflora in human and animals Tetsuya HAYASHI
Parasitology
(Infectious Diseases)
Molecular basis for the interaction between parasites and hosts and development of diagnostics for parasitic diseases Haruhiko MARUYAMA
Public Health
(Social Medicine)
Studies on epidemiology, preventive medicine, industrial health and environmental health included in public health Yoshiki KURODA
Legal Medicine
(Social Medicine)
Studies on forensic anatomical diagnosis, drowning diagnosis with an indication of aquatic bacteria, and metabolism and poisoning of poisons Nobuhiro YUKAWA
Medical Information Technology Studies on utilization of medical information Kenji ARAKI
Circulatory and Body Fluid Regulation
(Internal Medicine)
Studies on cardiovascular, kidney, hypertensive and digestive system diseases and physiological active substances Kazuo KITAMURA
Gastroenterology and Hematology
(Internal Medicine)
Basic studies on hematology, digestive organs internal medicine and oncology Kazuya SHIMODA
Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism
(Internal Medicine)
Studies on purification and structure determination of protein and peptide and its functional analysis Masamitsu NAKAZATO
Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases and Laboratory Medicine
(Internal Medicine)
Studies on human viral infections and autoimmune diseases Akihiko OKAYAMA
Center for Medical Education Studies on liver diseases Katsuhiro HAYASHI
Surgical Oncology and Regulation of Organ Functions
(Surgery)
Studies on pathologic conditions and treatment of surgical disorders of liver, biliary tract, pancreas and digestive tract Kazuo CHIJIIWA
Cardiovascular, Thoracic and General Surgery
(Surgery)
Studies on cardiovascular, thoracic, gastroenterological and endocrine surgery Toshio ONITSUKA
Urology
(Surgery)
Studies on etiologies of urologic diseases, especially on progression and metastasis of urinary organ tumors Toshiyuki KAMOTO
Neurosurgery
(Clinical Neuroscience)
Studies on gene abnormality and epigenetic abnormality of brain cancer Hideo TAKESHIMA
Pediatrics
(Reproductive and Developmental Medicine)
Immunogenetic studies on childhood intractable diseases (fundamental studies) and studies on molecular mechanism of childhood neoplastic diseases of blood Hiroyuki NUNOI
Obstetrics and Gynecology
(Reproductive and Developmental Medicine)
Basic studies on obstetrics (fetal development, perinatal physiology and pathology) and gynecology (oncology and endocronology)) Hiroshi SAMESHIMA
Orthopaedic Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on pathologic elucidation, diagnosis and approaches to treatment of neurologic, motor system and spinal cord diseases Etsuo CHOSA
Dermatology
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on various pathologic conditions in dermatology Mitsuru SETOYAMA
Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on sensory medicine in otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery Tetsuya TONO
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on stomatognathic functions, stomatognathic pathology and stomatognathic reconstruction Sumio SAKODA
Radiology
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Basic studies on diagnosis and treatment using radioactive isotope Shozo TAMURA
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Studies on anesthesia, intensive care and pain mechanism Isao TSUNEYOSHI
Critical Care and Disaster Medicine
(Pathophysiological Diagnosis and Therapy)
Basic studies on biological reaction to invasion Chikanori TERAI
Psychiatry
(Clinical Neuroscience)
Neuroscience studies on various cerebral nervous systems including monoaminergic neuron system Yasushi ISHIDA
Ophthalmology
(Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs)
Studies on visual electrophysiology and genomic analysis Nobuhisa NAOI
Department of Pharmacy Basic and clinical studies on availability and safety of drugs Kazuhiko ARIMORI
Division of Bio-Resources, Department of Biotechnology
(Frontier Science Research Center)
Studies on development and maintenance of model animals for medical research. Chihiro KOSHIMOTO
Veterinary Anatomy Studies on morphology of nervous system and blood circulatory system of animals Tetsuo NASU
Studies on morphology and function of immune organs of animals Masahiro YASUDA
Veterinary Physiology Studies on hypothalamic regulation of food intake, running activity and biological clock in mammals Noboru MURAKAMI
Studies on biological rhythms in birds and mammals Keiko NAKAHARA
Division of Genetic Resources, Department of Biotechnology
(Frontier Science Research Center)
Studies on mechanism of regulation of inhibin family in the pituitary gland Tetsuro KATAYAMA
Veterinary Pharmacology Studies on renal physiology and pharmacology, and hereditary disorders in animals Masahiro IKEDA
Veterinary Pathology Studies on comparative pathology Ryoji YAMAGUCHI
Studies on factors expressed in malignant tumors Takuya HIRAI
Veterinary Hygiene Studies on diagnosis, treatment and prevention of domestic animal diseases Masuo SUEYOSHI
Veterinary Microbiology Studies on animal’s protective mechanism against intracellular parasitic bacteria and lesion formation mechanism Yoshitaka GOTO
Studies on pathogenesis of infectious diseases by molecular biological and immunological approaches Takeshi HAGA
Veterinary Public Health Studies on zoonotic infections Naoaki MISAWA
Veterinary Surgery Studies on cardiac ultrasound diagnosis Mitsuyoshi HAGIO
Studies on diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular tumors Yuichi HIDAKA
Veterinary Internal Medicine Studies on diagnosis and treatment of nutritional and metabolic diseases Hiromu KATAMOTO
Veterinary Theriogenology Studies on veterinary perinatology Shunichi KAMIMURA
Veterinary Clinical Radiology Studies on biological response by use of diagnostic imaging equipment Taketoshi ASANUMA
Studies on diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases by use of diagnostic imaging equipment and analysis of cerebrospinal fluid Hiroyuki SATOH
Veterinary Parasitology Studies on control of parasitic infections by analysis methods of host immune response to them and their applications, and studies on understanding of pathology and pathologic conditions caused by parasites and their reduction Yoichiro HORII
Studies on development of molecular diagnostic tools for parasitic
infections and their application to epidemiological studies
Nariaki NONAKA