1 Hironori Yamamoto CURRENT POSITIONS. Professor and Chairman, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Jichi Medical University EDUCATIONAL AND CAREER EXPERIENCES. EDUCATION: 1978-1984 Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan CAREER EXPERIENCES: 2007-Professor of Medicine, Jichi Medical University Head of the Department of Endoscopic Research and International Education (Funded by Fujifilm). 2008-Director, Endoscopy Center, Jichi Medical University Hospital 2009-Visiting Professor of Surgery, Surgical Endoscopy, Department of Surgery, National University of Singapore 2012-Director, Gastroenterology Center, Jichi Medical University Hospital 2014-Professor and Chairman, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Jichi Medical University 2015-Vice President of Hospital, Jichi Medical University Hospital PUBLICATION.
2 Yamamoto H, Yano T, Ohmiya N, Tanaka S, Endo Y, Matsuda T, Matsui T, Iida M, Sugano K: Double-balloon endoscopy is safe and effective for the diagnosis and treatment of small-bowel disorders: prospective multicenter study carried out by expert and non-expert endoscopists in Japan. Dig Endosc; 27: 331-7, 2015. Shinozaki S, Yano T, Sakamoto H, Sunada K, Hayashi Y, Sato H, Lefor A, Yamamoto H: Long-term outcomes in patients with overt obscure gastrointestinal bleeding after negative double-balloon endoscopy. Dig Dis Sci; Online First, 2015. Shinozaki S, Sunada K, Otake T, Lefor A T, Yamamoto H: Utility of a new reusable clip device for endoscopic treatment. Dig Endosc; 27: 106-12, 2015. Shinhata H, Yamamoto H, Sunada K, Ino Y, Hayashi Y, Sato H, Miura Y, Sakamoto H, Kitamura A, Takezawa T, Yano T, Sakatani T, Sugano K: Advanced rectal carcinoma caused by tumor cell implantation after curative endoscopic submucosal dissection of an intramucosal rectal carcinoma.
3 Endoscopy; 47. Suppl 1: E192-4, 2015. Sasao W, Yano T, Hayashi Y, Sato H, Miura Y, Lefor A K, Yamamoto H: Safe endoscopic removal of a swallowed partial denture with a grip-seal plastic bag. Endoscopy; 47 Suppl 1: E305-6, 2015. AWARDS AND HONORS. 2009 Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association (AGA). 2009 The 19th Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. Award 2013 Fellow, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). 2015 American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). 2015 Crystal Awards International Service Award.