Kaoru Sakatani M.D., D,M,Sc,, Ph.D.
Professor: Nihon University College of Engineering and School of Medicine
Kaoru Sakatani received the MD degree from Osaka Medical College, Osaka, Japan, in 1981, the Ph.D. degree in medicine from the graduate school of Osaka Medical College (1987), and the Ph.D. degree in engineering from the graduate school of Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, in 1998.
He is currently a Professor with Nihon University College of Engineering and School of Medicine. He is a Board-certified Neurosurgeon in Japan and his research interests include biomedical engineering, optical engineering, neuroimaging, and neuroscience.
He is a recipient of awards, such as the Medical Research Encouragement Prize of The Japan Medical Association (2010), and Asian Computer Tomography Award (1998).
He is a vice president of Japan Optical Brain Functional Imaging, and executive members of Japanese Society of Integrative Medicine, Japanese Society of Neuromonitoring, Japanese Society of Neurosurgery, Japanese Society of Stroke, and Japanese Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism.