KUROKAWA Kiyoshi

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Name
KUROKAWA Kiyoshi
URL
http://www.kiyoshikurokawa.com/en/
Affiliation
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
Medical Doctor(The University of Tokyo)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1962
 - 
1969
Internship, residency, fellowship, and Junior staff in medicine and nephrology, First Department of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine
 
1969
 - 
1971
Research Associate, Department of Biochemistry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
 
1971
 - 
1974
Senior fellow, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
 
1973
 - 
1974
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine
 
1974
 - 
1977
Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1967
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1962
Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
2003
 - 
2006
President of the Science Council of Japan
 
2003
 - 
2006
Member of Science and Technology Policy Committee, Cabinet Office
 
2005
 - 
Today
Chairman, Health Policy Institute, Japan
 
2006
 - 
2008
Science Advisor to the Cabinet; Science, Technology and Innovation
 
2007
 - 
Today
Senior Scientist, Earth Institute, Columbia University
 

Awards & Honors

 
 
1979 National Kidney Foundation of Southern California
 
1999
Order of Purple from the Government of Japan for Excellence in Academic Achievements
 

Misc

 
Sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis in patients undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a report of the Japanese Sclerosing Encapsulating Peritonitis Study Group.(共著)
Am J Kidney Dis.   28 420-427   1996
Sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis in patients undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a report of the Japanese Sclerosing Encapsulating Peritonitis Study Group.(共著)
Am J Kindney Dis.   28:420-427    1996
Tubuloglomerular feedbadk: its physiological and pathophysiological significance.
Kidney Int   [Suppl] 67:71-74    1998
Tubuloglomerular feedbadk:its physiological and pathophysiological significance.
Kidney Int   67:71-74    1998
Polymorphism in the Ialphal germ-line transcript regulatory region and IgA productivity in patients with IgA nephropathy.(共著)
J Immunol   160:4936-4942    1998

Works

 
<Interview/ Nature p253> Mystery surrounds lab death
2006
<Three-cornered talk with H. Yonekura, Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs, K.Kurokawa> Extreme poverty can be ended, not in the time of our grandchildren, but our time
2007
<Interview/The Chronicle of Higher Education A37>Janapn's New Science Adviser Wants to Shake Up Higher Education
2007
<Three-cornered talk with KI. Kurokawa, H. komiyama ,H. Kato> Heat pumps Save the Earth on the Verge of Global Warming
2008

Research Grants & Projects

 
Nephrology
Healthcare Polocy
Medical Education