Makoto Hoshino, MD, PhD

Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Clinical Allergy
International University of Health and Welfare
Atami Hospital
13-1 Higashikaigan-cho, Atami
Shizuoka 413-0012, Japan

Biography

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
• (1988) PhD, Toho University School of Medicine (Thesis: Breath-by-breath analysis of airway hypersensitivity and ventilatory parameters in bronchial asthma)
• (1988) Graduate from Toho University School of Medicine master course
• (1984) MD, Toho University School of Medicine

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES
• (2015-Present) Professor, Division of Clinical Allergy, Department of Internal Medicine, Atami Hospital, International University of Health and Welfare
• (2011-2015) Professor, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Atami Hospital International University of Health and Welfare
• (2009-2011) Associate Professor, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Atami Hospital International University of Health and Welfare
• (2002-2009) Assistant Professor, Division of Respiratory and Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, St. Marianna University School of Medicine
• (1991-2002) Instructor, Second Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University School of Medicine
• (1984-1991) Medical Staff in the Second Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University School of Medicine
• (1984) Passed the National Board Examination

Research Interest

His research interests include: Cytology, Cell culture, Pathology&Immunology, Immunostaining, In situ hybridization and Clinical technique in Respirology, Pulmonary function tests, Bronchofiberscope, Bronchial biopsy, Broncho-alveolar lavage.

Scientific Activities

AWARDS
• (1999) Japan Allergy Foundation Award for Outstanding Research Achievement
• (1999) Research Training Award for Takeshi-Yanase
• (2001) AstraZeneca Asthma Research Award
• (2012) Fukuchi Award, Asian Pacific Society of Respirology

MEMBERSHIPS
• Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
• Japanese Society of Allergology
• Japanese Respiratory Society
• Japanese Society for Respiratory Endoscopy
• The Japan Lung Cancer Society
• European Respiratory Society
• Fellowship in the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)

Publications