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Tetsumei Urano, MD, PhD

Tetsumei Urano, MD, PhD

Department of Medical Physiology
Hamamatsu University School of Medicine
Hamamatsu, Japan

Dr. Tetsumei Urano is Vice President of Hamamatsu University School of Medicine in Hamamatsu, Japan. He has served as a professor of the Department of Medical Physiology at the university since 1991.

Dr. Urano received his Doctor of Medical Science from Hamamatsu University School of Medicine in Japan and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Notre Dame University (USA). He also served as a visiting scientist for two esteemed laboratories sponsored by the Japanese government.

He has authored and/or reviewed nearly 200 medical peer-reviewed articles and publications. In addition, he is a current council member of the Japanese Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and serves on the editorial board of the Japanese Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis.