Yoshio YAMAOKA

 

 

 

 

CURRENT POSITION

Dean; Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Yufu, Japan

Professor and Chair;  Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Yufu, Japan                                           

E-mail: yyamaoka@oita-u.ac.jp

Professor; Department of Medicine-Gastroenterology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

E-mail: yyamaoka@bcm.edu

EDUCATIONS / TRAINING

Kyoto University                                                B.S.         Resource Technology         1983

Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine     M.S.        Medicine                               1990

Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine     PhD        Medicine                               1997

Baylor College of Medicine                                             Research Associate             1997-2000

 

POSITIONS

2001                      Instructor,                           Department of Medicine-GI, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

2002-2004            Assistant Professor,           Department of Medicine-GI, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

2004-2011            Associate Professor,          Department of Medicine-GI, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

2009-present       Professor and Chair,          Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, JAPAN

2011-present       Professor,                            Department of Medicine-GI, Baylor College of Medicine, USA

2019-present       Dean,                                    Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Japan

 

2006                       Visiting Professor, Shaheed Beheshti of Medical University, Iran

2008-2009             Visiting Clinical Professor, Hokkaido University Hospital, Japan

2015-present        Visiting Professor, Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, Mongolia

2016-present       Adjunct Professor, Airlangga University, Indonesia

2019-present       Bualuang ASEAN Thammasat University, Thailand

HONORS

1999, 2004, 2014, 2018     Japanese Society for Helicobacter Research, Uehara Award

2005                                     Japanese Society for Helicobacter Research, Kobayashi Rokuzo Award

 

CURRENT ASSOCIATE EDITORS

World Journal of Gastroenterology (Strategy Associate Editors-in-Chief)          2008-Present

Gut Pathogens                                                                                                             2008-Present

PLoS ONE                                                                                                                      2011-Present

Gastroenterology Research and Practice                                                                2011-Present

Scientific Reports                                                                                                        2019-Present

 

PUBLICATIONS

Impact Factor 1631.26 (2019 Nov.)

Scopus: h-index 60, papers for peer-reviewed international journals 316

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