Takeshi Hanagiri, MD, PhD

Second Department of Surgery, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka 807-8555, Japan

Takeshi Hanagiri is an associate Professor in 2nd Department of Surgery, University of Occupational and Environmental Health (UOEH). His research interests mainly focus on oncology (cancer biology and therapy), cardiology, and anatomy.

He received his PhD degree in Medicine in University of Occupational and Environmental Health. He was the Chair of Surgical Department, Kushiro Rosai Hospital between 1998 and 2000. He had been a Research Associate in Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Brussels Branch for two years and then served on a Lecturer in 2nd Department of Surgery, UOEH from 2003 to 2008.

He is currently a member of Japan Surgical Society, Japan Lung Cancer Society, Japanese Breast Cancer Society, Japanese Association for Chest Surgery, Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery and Japanese Cancer Association.