1983 Graduate from Osaka University Medical School
1983 Medical Doctor

Employment Record
1983 Resident, Osaka University Hospital
1984 Resident, Osaka Rosai Hospital
1985 Staff, Osaka Rosai Hospital
1990 Research Associate, University of Pittsburgh
1993 Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School
1999 Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka University Medical School
2005 Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Shiga University of Medical Science

Membership

  • Japan Ophthalmology Society (Councilor)
  • Vitreoretinal Society of Japan (Board of director, 2005-present)
  • Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgeons
  • The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (Program committee, 2001-2004)
  • Vail vitrectomy meeting (Program committee, 2001-2007)
  • The American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • The American Society of Retina Specialist (Board of Director, 2004-2006)
  • The Club Jules Gonin
  • The Michelson Club
  • International Symposium on Ocular Trauma