YOSHIMI Ryusuke

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Name
YOSHIMI Ryusuke
E-mail
yoshiryumed.yokohama-cu.ac.jp
URL
http://www.ycuhri.com/
Affiliation
Yokohama City University
Section
School of Medicine Medical Course , Internal Medicine and Clinical Immunology
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine(Yokohama City University), Medical Doctor(Yokohama City University), Bachelor of Science in Engineering(The University of Tokyo)
Research funding number
70585265
ORCID ID
0000-0002-3945-307X

Profile

[Present Post]
Assistant Professor (Senior Assistant Professor)
Department of Hematology and Clinical Immunology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
(Department of Stem Cell and Immune Regulation, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine)
(Division of Hematology, Rheumatology and Infectious Diseases, Yokohama City University Hospital)


     Address: 3-9 Fukuura, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama 236-0004, Japan
     E-mail: yoshiryu@med.yokohama-cu.ac.jp

[Biography]
After Ryusuke Yoshimi received his B.S. in Engineering at the University of Tokyo in 1996 and M.D. at Yokohama City University (YCU) in 2002, he joined the Department of Stem Cell and Immune Regulation (formerly the First Department of Internal Medicine or Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Immunology) in YCU as a physician. He enrolled in the doctoral course at the same time, and received his Ph.D. in Medicine for a thesis entitled “The role of γ-parvin-ILK complex in leukocyte migration.” in 2006. He trained at Dr. Keiko Ozato’s laboratory in National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health from 2007 to 2010. Since his return to YCU, he has engaged in both basic and clinical researches as well as daily medical practice for rheumatic diseases.

[Main Subjects of Research]
(1) The role of innate immunity in the pathogenesis of rheumatic diseases.
(2) The availability and optimization of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatic diseases.

[Main Specialties and Committee Memberships]
Fellow and Instructor of The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Board Certified Rheumatologist, Board Certified Rheumatologist Instructor, and Councilor of Japan College of Rheumatology
International Fellow of American College of Rheumatology
Board Certified Allergist and Board Certified Allergist Instructor of Japanese Society of Allergology
Board Certified Infectious Disease Specialist of The Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases
Fellow of Japanese Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Physician of Japanese Society of Chemotherapy

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2019
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Today
Team Leader (Concurrent post), Behcet's Disease Clinical Research Team, Behcet's Disease Research Center, Yokohama City University Hospital
 
Jan 2018
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Today
Clinical Trial Mentor (Concurrent post), Center for Novel and Exploratory Clinical Trials, Yokohama City University Hospital
 
Apr 2017
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Today
Assistant Professor (Senior Assistant Professor), Department of Hematology and Clinical Immunology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2017
Assistant Professor (Clinical Senior Assistant Professor), Division of Rheumatology, Hematology and Infectious Diseases, Yokohama City University Hospital
 
Apr 2011
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Mar 2015
Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Immunology, Hematology and Respiratory Medicine, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2011
Designated Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Immunology, Hematology and Respiratory Medicine, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
 
Jan 2009
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Mar 2010
Research Fellow in Biomedical and Behavioral Research at NIH (Concurrent post), Japan Society for The Promotion of Science
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2010
Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2007
Full-time Medical Staff, Division of Rheumatology, Hematology and Infectious Diseases, Yokohama City University Hospital
 
Jun 2002
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Apr 2006
Adjunct Medical Staff, First Department of Internal Medicine, Yokohama City University Hospital
 

Education

 
Apr 2002
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Mar 2006
Doctoral Degree Program, Internal Medicine I, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 2002
Medical Course, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
 
Apr 1994
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Mar 1996
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1992
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Mar 1994
Natural Sciences I, Junior Division, College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
Sep 2011
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Today
The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine  Board Certified Member
 
Dec 2015
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Today
The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine  Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
 
Sep 2013
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Today
The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine  Instructor
 
Jun 2016
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Today
The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine  Member of The Evaluation Committee of Medical History Summary
 
Mar 2012
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Today
Japan College of Rheumatology  Board Certified Rheumatologist
 
Mar 2013
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Today
Japan College of Rheumatology  Board Certified Rheumatologist Instructor
 
Jan 2016
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Today
Japan College of Rheumatology  Registered Sonographer
 
Apr 2013
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Today
Japan College of Rheumatology  Councilor
 
Jun 2012
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Today
Japan Rheumatism Foundation  Registered Physician
 
May 2012
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Today
American College of Rheumatology  International Fellow
 
Apr 2014
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Today
Japanese Society of Allergology  Board Certified Allergist
 
Aug 2017
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Today
Japanese Society of Allergology  Board Certified Allergist Instructor
 
Jan 2016
 - 
Today
The Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases  Board Certified Infectious Disease Specialist
 
Jan 2013
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Today
Japanese Society of Chemotherapy  Japanese Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Physician
 
Jan 2019
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Today
Japanese Society of Chemotherapy  Fellow of Japanese Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Physician
 
Jan 2018
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Today
Japanese College of Infection Control Doctors  Infection Control Doctor
 
May 2013
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Today
Japan Medical Association  Certified Occupational Physician
 
Feb 2015
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Today
Japan Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare  Clinical Training Instructor
 
Jul 2016
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Today
Common Achievement Tests Organization  Examiner for Objective Structured Clinical Examination (Medical Interview)
 
Nov 2014
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Today
Kanagawa Prefectural Government, Japan  Intractable Diseases Designating Doctor
 
Mar 2015
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Today
Yokohama Municipal Government, Kanagawa, Japan  Designating Doctor for Specified Chronic Diseases in Childhood
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2017
Modern Rheumatology Top Reviewer Award 2016, Japan College of Rheumatology
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Apr 2016
The discrepancy between patient’s evaluation and ultrasonography assessment on the most affected joint in rheumatoid arthritis., JCR2016 International Workshop Award, Japan College of Rheumatology
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Apr 2015
Is on-demand ultrasonography assessment in the most affected joint efficient for monitoring RA in daily practice?, JCR2015 International Workshop Award, Japan College of Rheumatology
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jan 2015
The 12th Alumni Association Award, The Alumni Association for The First Department of Internal Medicine, Yokohama City University
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jan 2014
The clinical research for rheumatic diseases using Y-CURD., The 13th Clinical Conference Encouragement Award, The First Department of Internal Medicine, Yokohama City University
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
May 2013
Rheumatology Traveling Fellowship, Japan Rheumatism Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
1. Total power Doppler score-8 is a useful diagnostic marker of musculoskeletal ultrasonography for screening and activity measurement of rheumatoid arthritis.
2. Ultrasonography is useful for predicting Boolean remission after achieving DAS28-bas...
Sep 2012
Ultrasonography predicts achievement of deeper remission after DAS28-based clinical remission of rheumatoid arthritis., Subsidy for Dispatch of Young Researchers Abroad, The Naito Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jul 2012
The availability of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatoid arthritis., Travel Grant, Yokohama Academic Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jun 2012
Residual power Doppler signals during clinical remission determine joint prognosis in rheumatoid arthritis., Travel Bursary for EULAR 2012, The European League against Rheumatism
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jan 2012
The 9th Alumni Association Award, The Alumni Association for The First Department of Internal Medicine, Yokohama City University
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Dec 2011
The role of TRIM21 in rheumatic diseases., Research Encouragement Award, Kanagawa Nanbyo Study Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Oct 2011
Ultrasonography is a potent tool for prediction of ongoing joint destruction during clinical remission of rheumatoid arthritis., Rheumatology Traveling Fellowship, Japan Rheumatism Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jul 2011
Prediction of ongoing joint destruction in RA clinical remission by US., JCR2011 International Workshop Award, Japan College of Rheumatology
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Jan 2009
The role of an autoantigen Ro52 in cytokine and Toll-like receptor signaling., JSPS Research Fellowship for Japanese Biomedical and Behavioral Researchers at NIH, Japan Society for The Promotion of Science
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Mar 2006
The role of γ-parvin-ILK complex in leukocyte migration., Award of the Outstanding Papers, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
May 2004
The role of γparvin-ILK complex in intracellular signaling for leukocyte migration., Yokohama City University Center of Excellence Program Fellowship, Yokohama City University
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Apr 2002
Scholarship for Graduate Students (Class 1), The Japan Scholarship Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Apr 2000
Scholarship for University Students (Class 1), The Japan Scholarship Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 
Apr 1999
Scholarship for University Students (Class 2), The Japan Scholarship Foundation
Winner: Ryusuke Yoshimi
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
Epigenetic modifications as therapeutic targets for rheumatic diseases
Japan Rheumatism Foundation: Young Investigator Rheumatology Research Grant
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Taro Mikami
The new therapeutic strategy targeting Th17 cell-dependent immune response in rheumatic diseases.
Takeda Science Foundation: Grant for Medical Research
Project Year: Nov 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
The TRIM-IRF system as a new therapeutic target for rheumatoid arthritis.
Bristol-Myers K.K.: RA Clinical Investigation Grant
Project Year: Jan 2016 - Dec 2018    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
The ubiquitylation system as a new therapeutic target for systemic autoimmune disorders.
Yokohama Foundation for Advancement of Medical Science: Grant for Promoted Research
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Yukiko Asami
The analysis of aberrance in control mechanism of inflammation in systemic lupus erythematosus.
Yokohama Foundation for Advancement of Medical Science: Research Grant for Encouragement
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Ryusuke Yoshimi
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Mitsuhiro Takeno

Published Papers

 
Keisuke Shoji, Kenji Yanishi, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Naoki Hamada, Kazuhisa Kondo, Kazuteru Fujimoto, Hideaki Nakajima, Koichiro Kuwahara, Yukihito Higashi, Yoshihiro Fukumoto, Toyoaki Murohara, Satoaki Matoba, TACT Follow up Study Investigators
Circ J.   83(3) 662-671   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Takeharu Suzuki, Nobuyuki Horita, Masaki Takeuchi, Takehito Ishido, Yuki Mizuki, Ryuta Mizuki, Tatsukata Kawagoe, Etsuko Shibuya, Kentaro Yuta, Takahiro Yamane, Takahiko Hayashi, Akira Meguro, Mizuho Ishido, Kaoru Minegishi, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yohei Kirino, Shingo Kato, Jun Arimoto, Takeshi Fukumoto, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo, Michiko Kurosawa, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Takeshi Kaneko, Nobuhisa Mizuki
Mod Rheumatol.   29(4) 640-646   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Akiko Suwa, Nobuyuki Horita, Takehito Ishido, Masaki Takeuchi, Tatsukata Kawagoe, Etsuko Shibuya, Takahiro Yamane, Takahiko Hayashi, Akira Meguro, Mizuho Ishido, Kaoru Minegishi, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yohei Kirino, Shingo Kato, Jun Arimoto, Takeshi Fukumoto, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo, Michiko Kurosawa, Takeshi Kaneko, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Nobuhisa Mizuki
Mod Rheumatol.   29(2) 357-362   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Ryusuke Yoshimi
Intern Med.   58(1) 3-4   Jan 2019   [Invited]
Masaki Mitsuhashi, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Daiga Kishimoto, Chiharu Hidekawa, Yuki Iizuka, Natsuki Sakurai, Reikou Kamiyama, Yohei Kirino, Yukiho Kondo, Nobuhisa Mizuki, Hideaki Nakajima
Mod Rheumatol Case Reports.   In press    2019   [Refereed]
Yuki Mizuki, Nobuyuki Horita, Yukihiro Horie, Masaki Takeuchi, Takehito Ishido, Ryuta Mizuki, Tatsukata Kawagoe, Etsuko Shibuya, Kentaro Yuda, Mizuho Ishido, Kaoru Minegishi, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yohei Kirino, Shingo Kato, Jun Arimoto, Takeshi Fukumoto, Michiko Kurosawa, Nobuyoshi Kitaichi, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Takeshi Kaneko, Nobuhisa Mizuki
Mod Rheumatol.   In press    2019   [Refereed]
Reikou Kamiyama, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Yasuhiro Iribe, Toshinori Tsukahara, Daiga Kishimoto, Yosuke Kunishita, Yumiko Sugiyama, Naomi Tsuchida, Hiroto Nakano, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Tamura, Yukiko Asami, Yohei Kirino, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo, Keiko Ozato, Hideaki Nakajima
Mod Rheumatol.   28(6) 993-1003   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Hiroto Nakano, Yohei Kirino, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Kana Higashitani, Hideto Nagai, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yukie Yamaguchi, Ikuma Kato, Ichiro Aoki, Hideaki Nakajima
Arthritis Res Ther.   20(1) 124   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Daiga Kishimoto, Yohei Kirino, Maasa Tamura, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Yosuke Kunishita, Kaoru Takase-Minegishi, Hiroto Nakano, Ikuma Kato, Kiyotaka Nagahama, Ryusuke Yoshimi, Kazuhiko Igarashi, Ichiro Aoki, Hideaki Nakajima
Arthritis Res Ther.   20(1) 64   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Kazuhisa Kondo, Kenji Yanishi, Ryo Hayashida, Satoshi Shintani, Rei Shibata, Kenta Murotani, Masahiko Ando, Masaaki Mizuno, Tadami Fujiwara, Toyoaki Murohara, Satoaki Matoba, TACT Follow-up Study Investigators
Circ J.   82(4) 1168-1178   Mar 2018   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yumiko Sugiyama
Atlas of Science. http://atlasofscience.org/prognostic-factors-for-pm-dm-ild-a-dilemma-of-treatment-intensity/      Feb 2019   [Invited]
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Keiko Ozato
First Author's   http://first.lifesciencedb.jp/ archives/8424   Feb 2014   [Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The current situation of Pneumocystis pneumonia prevention in systemic lupus erythematosus: A study of the multicenter registry LUNA.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yosuke Kunishita, Chiharu Hidekawa, Natsuki Sakurai, Masaki Mitsuhashi, Yumiko Sugiyama, Daiga Kishimoto, Yuki Iizuka, Takaaki Komiya, Hideto Nagai, Naoki Hamada, Naomi Tsuchida, Yutaro Soejima, Reikou Kamiyama, Kouji Kobayashi, Yukiko Asami, Yohei Kirino, Nobuyuki Yajima, Ken-ei Sada, Kunihiro Ichinose, Toshiaki Miyamoto, Shigeru Ohno, Hideaki Nakajima
The 63rd Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   16 Apr 2019   Kyoto, Japan
The rheumatic diseases and stem cell transplantation. [Invited]
Ryusuke Yoshimi
The 62nd Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   28 Apr 2018   Tokyo, Japan
The comparison between the EULAR response criteria and ultrasonography assessment in monitoring therapeutic response for rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Natsuki Sakurai, Yuichiro Sato, Takaaki Komiya, Naoki Hamada, Hideto Nagai, Yumiko Sugiyama, Naomi Tsuchida, Yutaro Soejima, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Hiroto Nakano, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Yohei Kirino, Shigeru Ohno, Hideaki Nakajima
The 62nd Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   26 Apr 2018   Tokyo, Japan
The discrepancy between the EULAR response criteria and ultrasonography assessment for monitoring therapeutic response in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yuichiro Sato, Natsuki Sakurai, Takaaki Komiya, Naoki Hamada, Hideto Nagai, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yutaro Soejima, Yosuke Kunishita, Hiroto Nakano, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi-Takase, Yohei Kirino, Shigeru Ohno, Hideaki Nakajima
American College of Rheumatology 81st Annual Meeting   5 Nov 2017   San Diego, California
The 8-joint ultrasonography assessment is useful for monitoring therapeutic response in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Naoki Hamada, Hideto Nagai, Yumiko Sugiyama, Naomi Tsuchida, Yutaro Soejima, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Yukiko Asami, Yohei Kirino, Shigeru Ohno, Hideaki Nakajima
The 61st Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   22 Apr 2017   Fukuoka, Japan
The 8-joint ultrasound score is a useful marker for monitoring therapeutic response in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yukihiro Toyota, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Tamura, Yukiko Asami, Yohei Kirino, Shigeru Ohno, Hideaki Nakajima
American College of Rheumatology 80th Annual Meeting   13 Nov 2016   Washington, D.C.
The discrepancy between patient’s evaluation and ultrasonography assessment on the most affected joint in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yukihiro Toyota, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Hama, Yohei Kirino, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo, Shigeru Ohno, Atsuhisa Ueda
The 60th Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   21 Apr 2016   Yokohama, Japan
Considerable discrepancy between patient’s assessment and ultrasonography assessment on the most affected joint in rheumatoid arthritis.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yukihiro Toyota, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Hama, Yohei Kirino, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Atsuhisa Ueda, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo
American College of Rheumatology 79th Annual Meeting   8 Nov 2015   San Francisco, California
The availability of on-demand ultrasonography assessment in the most affected joint for management of RA patients in daily practice.
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Yukihiro Toyota, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Hama, Yohei Kirino, Atsuhisa Ueda, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo
16th Annual European Congress of Rheumatology   12 Jun 2015   Rome, Italy
Is on-demand ultrasonography assessment in the most affected joint efficient for monitoring RA in daily practice?
Ryusuke Yoshimi, Yukihiro Toyota, Naomi Tsuchida, Yumiko Sugiyama, Yosuke Kunishita, Daiga Kishimoto, Reikou Kamiyama, Kaoru Minegishi, Maasa Hama, Yohei Kirino, Mitsuhiro Takeno, Atsuhisa Ueda, Yoshiaki Ishigatsubo
The 59th Annual General Assembly and Scientific Meeting of the Japan College of Rheumatology   23 Apr 2015   Nagoya, Japan

Completed Training Courses

 
Aug 2017   TSS Academy Training Course
Oct 2016   JMECC Instructor Course, The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Apr 2016   Japanese Medical Emergency Care Course (JMECC), The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Oct 2014   Palliative Care Seminar, Japan Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Feb 2006   AHA Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider Course, Japan ACLS Association
Aug 2005   AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Course, Japan ACLS Association