Yuko Kaneko is an Associate Professor at the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan. Prior to this appointment, she was Assistant Professor at the same University.
Dr Kaneko received her M.D. from the Keio University School of Medicine in 1997 and subsequently served as a Resident, Faculty and Instructor in Internal Medicine at Keio University. She was appointed as Assistant Professor at the Centre for Clinical Research in 2007 and then as Assistant Professor at the Division of Rheumatology in 2009. She completed her PhD (Doctorate of Medical Science) in 2010 at the Keio University School of Medicine. From 2012-2013, she worked as a researcher at the Oxford University Nuffield Department of Orthopedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, UK.
She has published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals, with a focus on rheumatic diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, Still’s disease, as well as IgG4-related disease.