Professor Hirohiko Tsujii

Professor Hirohiko Tsujii

Professor Hirohiko Tsujii, M.D., PhD

Present Positions:

  • Fellow, National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS)
  • Vice President, Association for Nuclear Technology in Medicine
  • Director, Particle Radiotherapy Consultation Clinic

Academic and Professional Appointments:

  • 1968 Graduated from Hokkaido University School of Medicine.
  • 1972 Resident, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center of New York, USA.
  • 1978 Research Fellow, University of New Mexico, U.S.A
  • 1984 Associate Professor, Hokkaido University School of Medicine.
  • 1989 Professor, Proton Medical Research Center (PMRC), Tsukuba University
  • 1994 Director, Research Center Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy, NIRS
  • 2008 Executive Director, NIRS
  • 2011 Fellow, NIRS

Honours and Awards:

  • 2001 Honorary membership, ESTRO
  • 2005 Scientific Award, Princess Takamatsu Cancer Research Prize
  • 2006 Chairman, PTCOG (International Particle Therapy Cooperative Group)
  • 2013 Gold Medal, JASTRO
  • 2015 The Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, Japan

2015      Commendation for Science and Technology, Japan