Prof. Hidehiro Mizusawa

Prof. Mizusawa
Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Science, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Hidehiro Mizusawa, MD, PhD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences of the Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, where he is also Director of the Center for Brain Integration Research, Director of the School of Medicine, Vice Director of the Medical Hospital, and Associate Managing Trustee for Research. He graduated with MD in 1976 from the Faculty of Medicine of Tokyo University, where he received his PhD in 1983. After training in internal medicine and neurology at the Tokyo University Hospital and related institutes, he became a Junior Assistant Professor of the Department of Neurology of Tokyo University in 1982. He then joined the Department of Neurology of Tsukuba University as a Senior Assistant Professor in 1984, becoming an Associate Professor there in 1990. He then moved to Tokyo Medical and Dental University as Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology in 1996. He has long been a core member of the Research Committee on Ataxic Disorders and of the Advisory Board of the National SCA/MSA Patients' Association. He is also serving as Leader of the Strategic Research Program for Brain Science, Field E, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan and President of the Japanese Society of Neurology since 2010.

Prof. Mizusawa's ISP2012 Symposium Talk Abstract:
Spinocerebellar ataxia type 31: A new RNA disease
Prof. Mizusawa's TMDU Research Profile:
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