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Koshiyama Hiroyuki

  • MDPhD
  • Clinical Professor
  • Kyoto University
  • 88PublicationsNumber of items in Koshiyama's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 7Followers

Research interests

atherosclerosis etc)bone & mineral metabolismautoimmune thyroid diseaseshypopituitarism& insulin resistanceClinical endocrinology and metabolism (pathogenesis and complications of diabetes mellitus


EDUCATION: Date Discipline Degree Institution 1982 Medicine M.D. Kyoto University 1989 Endocrinology Ph.D. Kyoto University POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING: Dates Field of Research Place Title 6/82-5/83 Medicine Kyoto University Resident 6/83-3/84 Medicine Kurashiki Central Resident Hospital 10/89-7/91 Endocrinology Harvard School Visiting Of Public Health Scientist Boston, MA, USA Clinical Endocrinology Brigham & Women's Alien Hospital Physician Boston, MA, USA POSITION HELD: Dates Position Institution 4/84-3/85 Medical Staff Department of Internal Medicine, Kurashiki Central Hospital 8/91-9/91 Medical Staff Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine Kyoto City Hospital 10/91-3/94 Chief Staff Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine Kyoto City Hospital 4/94- Chief Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, 4/02- Director Department of Internal Medicine, Hyogo Prefectural Amagasaki Hospital 4/95-3/98 Clinical Instructor Kyoto Universtiy Graduate School of Medicine 4/98-3/02 Clinical Assistant Professor Kyoto Universtiy Graduate School of Medicine 11/02- Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Laboratory Medicine                              Kagawa Medical College=>Kagawa University 4/03-3/08 Director Division of Diabetes & Endocrinology Department of Internal Medicine The Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute KITANO Hospital 4/04-10/08 Chief Investigator The 2nd Department of Laboratory The Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute KITANO Hospita l 6/04-present Clinical Professor Department of Diabetes & Clinical Nutririon Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto Univeristy 4/08-present Director Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology The Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute KITANO Hospital 11/08-present Director Laboratory for Diabetes & Digetive & Kidney Diseases (KLDDK) The Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute KITANO Hospital PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES: The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine The Japan Endocrine Society (executive member) The Japan Diabetes Society The Japan Pathological Nutrition Society (executive member) The Japan DM Complicaiton Society (executive memeber) The Endocrine Society (USA, member) The International Society of Endocrinology The International Society for Neuroendocirnology Japanese Organization of Clinical Research Evaluation and Review (executive member) MAJOR RESEARCH INTERESTS: -Clinical endocrinology and metabolism (pathogenesis and complications of diabetes mellitus, & insulin resistance, hypopituitarism, autoimmune thyroid diseases, bone & mineral metabolism, , atherosclerosis etc) Editor-in-Chief: Japanese Clinical Medicine Editorial Board:: Endocrine Journal, Open Diabetes Journal, Clinical Medicine Insights: Endocrinology & Diabetes, Open Endocrinology Journal, Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, Journal Reaseach and Reports in Endocrine Disorders. Invited Referee:Diabetes Care, Metabolism, Endocrine, Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, Thyroid, Atherosclerosis, Kidney International, Hypertension Research, Endocrine Journal, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), Clinical Therapeutics, BMC Medical Genomics, Clinical Medicine: Endocrinology and Metabolism, Journal of Atherosclerosis & Thrombosis (JAT), Internal Medicine, BioMed Central Medical Genomics, Journal of Clinical Medicine and Research, Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism, American Journal of Geriatic Pharmacotherapy, Diabetes Research & Clinical Practice, Drug Design, Development and Therapy,Asina Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition,

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Publications (5)

  • Explanation of the Insulin Paradox From the Evolutionary Point of View

  • Further Possible Mechanisms of Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitors to Decrease Blood Glucose in Subjects with Type 2 Diabetes

  • Lymphocytic panhypophysitis: its clinical features of Japanese cases.

    • 119. Wada Y H
  • Post-Exercise Ankle-Brachial Pressure Index Demonstrates Altered Endothelial Function in the Elderly

  • Seasonal variations of urinary albumin creatinine ratio in Japanese subjects with Type 2 diabetes and early nephropathy.

    • Wada Y
    • Hamamoto Y
    • Ikeda H
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Clinical Professor

Kyoto University

April 2003 - Present


Medical Research Institute KITANO Hospital

April 2003 - Present

Visiting Scientist

Harvard School of Public Health

September 1989 - July 1991(2 years)




September 1991 - Present



March 1982 - Present