1991 PhD (Thesis) Kyoto University, “Adhesive gel materials for medical uses”/Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences Kyoto University.
Research Employment History
●2018- SHIKINAMI YASUO INSTITUTE LLC.
Representative, Biomaterial Scientist
1063-2 Minamiyamada-cho Kusatsucity Siga 525-0063 JAPAN
●2009- 2018 Shikinami Yasuo Institute Independent Consulting and Research& development 210, RITSUMEIKAN UNIVERSITY BKC INCUBATOR 1-1-1 Nojihigashi Kusatsucity Siga 525-8577 JAPAN
●1995-2009 Director, Managing director, senior executive Officer, general Manager of Medical Div. Head of Medical Institute, Takiron Co., Ltd/Retired
●1974-1995 Manager of Research and Development, Takiron Co., Ltd
●1969-1974 Researcher in Research Institute for Production Development (Kyoto)
Academic Award Received
●Award of the Japanese Society for Biomaterials (2008)
"Development of high strength of F-u-HA/PLLA composite devices and its clinical application"
●Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan (1998)
"Adhesive gel materials for medical uses"
Member of Academic Society at present
●North American Spine Society (NASS) (USA)