Hiroshi Yamagami


Hiroshi Yamagami, MD., Ph.D
Date of Birth: February 5, 1969
II. Educations and Work Experience
1987-1993 Hamamatsu University School of Medicine
1993-1997 Resident, Internal Medicine, Hoshigaoka Kouseinenkin Hospital
1997-2000 Resident, Department of Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center (NCVC)
2000-2004 Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
2005-2012 Medical Staff and Chief, Stroke Center, Kobe City General Hospital
2012-present Chief, Division of Stroke Care Unit, NCVC
III. Licensure and Certification
M.D., Ph.D., Board certified member of the Japan Stroke Society and Board certified preceptor of the Japanese Society for Neuroendovascular Therapy
Where do you see the industry in the next 20 years?: I am interested in treatment of acute stroke, especially acute ischemic stroke due to large vessel occlusions, such as endovascular treatment, neuropropective agents and system of stroke care.
Also, primary and secondary prevention of stroke.
Please provide a quote which explains why you are so excited about participating in APSC 2017?: I would like to collaborate with Asian physicians for resolving issues regarding stroke