高橋 賢

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UNCTADによる研究者育成プログラムの初会合

岡山大学が国連と連携し「持続可能な開発目標」=SDGsの達成を目指す新たな人材育成プログラムに、アフリカやASEANの若手の女性研究者7名が参加することが決まりました。そのキックオフミーティングが11月11日に岡山大学で行われました。高橋賢は、受け入れ研究者の1人としてこの記念すべき会合に参加しました。 このプログラムは、岡山大学とUNCTAD=国連貿易開発会議との包括連携協定により...
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研究准教授の称号付与式

岡山大学は、研究力強化促進と若手研究者育成などの観点から、優れた研究業績を有する研究者の支援を実施しています。同大は今回、講師と助教を対象としたインセンティブ制度となる「研究准教授」制度を新設。選出された8人の優れた研究業績を...
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高橋賢が研究准教授に就任

大学院医歯薬学総合研究科の高橋賢博士は、2020年4月に岡山大学より研究准教授に任命されました。研究准教授は、優れた研究能力を有し、主任研究者として活躍できる研究者を育成するために本年設立されました。 このポストは...
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Ken Takahashi Wins Prestigious Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research from JSPS

Research project will study a new way to tackle myocardial infarction, stroke, and damage after kidney transplantation caused by ischemia–reperfusion injury Assistant Professor Ken Takahashi, Ph.D. at Okayama University was awarded Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. JSPS is Japan’s sole independent funding agency with a mission of advancing science. The research fund carries an award of ~$140K to uncover the common mechanism for myocardial infarction, stroke, and damage after kidney transplantation. Ischemia–reperfusion injury occurs when blood perfusion is resumed after hours of restricted blood supply. During the ischemic period, toxic reactive oxygen species are accumulated in the blood. Therefore, reperfusion of the…
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Ken selected as Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Bearer

The flame represents the Olympic ideals of peace, unity and friendship The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has selected Ken Takahashi as a torch bearer after a long process of rigorous review. The torch was ignited several months before the Games in front of the Temple of Hera, the archeological site of Olympia, and the holy land of the ancient Olympic Games. The flame is then carried by a torch bearer to the venue. On the day of the opening ceremony, the final runner ignites the cauldron in the main stadium. The cauldron stays alight until the end of the event. Related: Ironman Western Australia 2006…
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Promoting Mechanobiology

Ken Takahashi was inaugurated as Associate Editor of Mechanobiology Journal on Sunday September 22, 2019. The goal of the journal is to improve the understanding of mechanobiology and ultimately provide approaches to translate into therapeutic strategies and rectifying husbandry and agricultural problems. Ken contributed to hold 2nd International Symposium on Mechanobiology in 2014 as Secretary General, and published Dynamic Remodeling of the Heart and Blood Vessels in Mechanobiology: Exploitation for Medical Benefit (Wiley, ISBN:9781118966143) in 2017. * * * Takahashi Lab at Okayama University uses principles of physiology, cellular and molecular biology, and biophysics. The purpose of the lab is to develop science and medicine by unveiling the mechanisms of diseases through collaborations…
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Joining Harvard Medical School

Ken Takahashi joined Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, as a Visiting Scholar. At the Wyss, Ken is collaborating with Professor Donald Ingber aiming to establish ischemia-reperfusion injury model using the organ-on-a-chip technology.

教育奨励賞(末丸賞)

岡山医学会教育奨励賞受賞 Ken Takahashi won the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education for his continuous effort for internationalization of Okayama University. The O-NECUS (Okayama University-North East China Universities platform, Graduate Student Exchange) program has a short-term study abroad program with five universities in northeastern China. The affiliated universities include Harping Medical University, Jilin University, Chinese Medical University, and Dalian Medical University. This program has a history of over 12 years. However, As Okayama University’s name recognition was not necessarily high in northeastern China, the acquisition of international students was not always sufficient. Takahashi has improved the public relations activities of O-NECUS and has made the O-NECUS program a great success. For…
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第1回医学生生理学クイズ大会を開催

Medical Students in Okayama University Lay the Foundation for Medical School Physiology Quiz in Japan On Sunday April 17, 2016, the Conference of Okayama Medical Students had the honor of inaugurating the All-Japan Medical School Physiology Quiz under the aegis of the G7 Kurashiki Education Minister’s Meeting and The Physiological Society of Japan. Ken Takahashi was involved in the project from the planning stage. Prof. Cheng Hwee Ming, the founder of Inter-Medical School Physiology Quiz, Prof. Masaru Ishimatsu, and Prof. Noriyuki Koibuchi were invited as advisors for the first event of its kind in Japan. The event was a great success with enthusiastic competitors and audiences. Prof. Cheng Hwee Ming…
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China Mission

O-NECUSオータムセミナーを開催 あらゆる組織において、人材の確保は死活問題である。大学にとって、学生は貴重な人材である。2015年11月10日から11日にかけて、高橋は中国の大連医科大学と中国医科大学を訪問し、留学生募集のセミナーを行った。

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