Yasuo Iwasaki

Yasuo Iwasaki

Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurology
Toho University Omori Medical center
Japan

Biography:

Dr. Yasuo Iwasaki is a professor and Chairman of Department of Neurology in Toho University Omori Medical Center. He Graduated Toho University Medical School at Tokyo in Japan on March 31th 1978. He Worked research fellow in Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, in Houston under Dr. Appel in USA between October 1984 and October 1986, Assistant professor of Neurology, Toho University Ohashi Hospital from April 1991 and associate professor of Neurology, Toho University Ohashi Hospital on April 1997 and became Professor and Chairman in Department of Neurology Toho University Omori Hospital from April 2005 and present time. He published more than 200 English papers in in International journals. Members of American and international Society of Neurology. His main research interests are therapeutic strategy in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Members and council of society is as follows: Fellow Member of American Academy of Neurology, active Member of American Society of Neuroimaging, world Federation of Neurology, Research Group of ALS/MND, member of Neurorehabilitation in World Federation of Neurology, council member of Japanese Society of Neurology, council member of Japanese Society of Neurotherapeutics, council member of International Association of Neurorestoratology, council member of Neuroprotection and neuroregeneration and council member of Global College of Neuroprotection and Neurodegeneration.

Research interest:

Dr. Yasuo Iwasaki’s interested in the fields of Neurology; Neurology covers quite a wide range of diseases including degenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and multiple sclerosis; acute diseases typified by stroke; and general problems such as headache, vertigo, numbness, and forgetfulness.