• Dr Akio Morinobu

    Department of Rheumatology/Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine

  • Work Experience:
    2020-present Professor, Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto
    2012-2020 Associate Professor, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,
    Chief, Rheumatology, Kobe University Hospital, Kobe, Japan
    2008-2012 Associate Professor, Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine,
    Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,
    2006-2008 Associate Professor, Department of Evidence-based Laboratory Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,
    2004-2006 Senior Lecturer, Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine,
    Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,
    2003-2004 Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine,
    Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,
    2000-2003 Visiting Fellow, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculuskeletal, and Skin Diseases (Dr. John J. O’Shea), NIH, USA
    1997-2000 Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine,
    Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan,

    Education:
    1991-1995 Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan. Ph.D. (Doctor of Medical Science) in 1997
    1982-1988 Kyoto University, School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan. M.D.

    Professional Societies:
    Japan College of Rheumatology
    The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
    The Japanese Society for Immunology
    Japanese Society of Laboratory Medicine
    The Japan Society for Clinical Immunology
    Japanese Society of Interferon & Cytokine Research
    The Japanese Society of Inflammation and Regeneration
    The Japanese Society for Clinical Rheumatology and Related Research
    The Japanese Society for Bone and Mineral Research
    Japanese Society of Osteoimmunology