Dean, Graduate School of Health Sciences, Aomori University of Health and Welfare
He graduated from Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 1987. After which, he was a researcher at NIHN (1991), and served as the director of Division of Health and Nutrition Monitoring (2001). In 2008, he became a Professor of Nutrition at Aomori University of Health and Welfare. Since 2012, he has been the dean of the University’s Graduate School of Health Sciences.