Prof. Toru Nishikawa

Prof. Nishikawa
Professor, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Toru Nishikawa received his M.D. and Ph.D. from Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 1977 and 1985, respectively. After his residency at the Psychiatry Section of the Tokyo Medical and Dental university Hospital of Medicine and postdoctoral research training at the National Institute of Neuroscience, Japan, and Synthelabo-L.E.R.S, France, and section chief at the National Institute of Neuroscience, he was appointed director of Department of Mental Disorder Research at the institute in 1994. Since 1999, he is professor and chair of Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Graduate School. He has served on numerous scientific committees and boards in various fields of psychiatry.

Prof. Nishikawa's ISP2012 Lecture Course Abstract:
Molecular basis of schizophrenia
Prof. Nishikawa's JST Research Profile:
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