Yoko Kato

Yoko Kato

Aichi, Japan

 

Present Position

Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosurgery

Head of Fujita Banbuntane Stroke Center

Assistant Director

Fujita Health University Banbuntane Hotokukai Hospital

Secretary and Consortium member of WFNS Foundation

President, Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons (ACNS)

Chairperson of WFNS Fund-Raising Committee

Editor in Chief of Asian Journal of Neurosurgery

Exective board member of The Japan Neurosurgical Society

 

Educational Background and Academic Titles

1978        M.D., Aichi Medical University

1978    Residency at Department of Neurosurgery, Aichi Medical University

1980    Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University

1981    Instructor at Department of Neurosurgery, Suzhou Medical College, China

1983    Assistant Instructor at Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University

1985    Board of Japan Neurological Society

1986    Research Fellow at Department of Neurosurgery, Graz University, Austria

1989    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University

1990    Founder of Women’s Neurosurgical Association (WNA) of Japan

1992    Visiting Professor at Nagasaki University, School of Medicine

1996    Founder of Asian Women’s Neurosurgical Association (AWNA)

1996    Executive Committee of the Japanese Congress of Neurological Surgeons

2000    Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University

2000    President of the 3rd Asian Conference of Neurological Surgeons

2000    President of the 4th Asian Women’s Neurosurgical Association Conference

2001    Assistant secretary of WFNS

2003    WFNS committee chairman of women in Neurosurgery

2003   Executive committee member of Japanese Conference of Intraoperative Imaging in Neurosurgery (JCIIN)

2003     Advisory Board of Media Bedah Saraf (Official Journal of the Indonesian Neurosurgery Society)

2003     Member of International Advisory Board for Pan Arab Journal of Neurosurgery

2004    Advisory board of Neurosurgical Review (Springer-Verlag)

2004     Active Member of Academia Neurochirurgica Eurasiana

2006    Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University

2007    Secretary of the WFNS Foundation

2009    Member of Editorial Board for Romanian Neurosurgery Journal

2010    Editor-in-Chief of Asian Journal of Neurosurgery

2011    Advisory Panel of World Neurosurgery

2011 Board Chairperson, Meeting of Japan Coma Society

2014    Professor and chairperson,Department of Neurosurgery, Fujita Health University Banbuntane Hotokukai Hospital

2014    Head of Fujita Banbuntane Stroke Center,

           Fujita Health University Banbuntane Hotokukai Hospital

           International Advisory Board of the Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery

2016 Editorial/Reviewer Board Member -Archives of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care

2016 Assistant Director, Fujita Health University Banbuntane Hotokukai Hospital