Takashi Mizowaki, MD, PhD

Professor & Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology & Image-Applied Therapy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

Takashi Mizowaki received his MD Degree in 1989 and the Ph.D. Degree in 1997 from Kyoto University. He is currently a Professor and Chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology & Image-applied Therapy, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine. He is also the responsible head of the Radiotherapy branch of Kyoto University Hospital.

He is specialized in Radiation Oncology, especially in the area of prostate cancer and brain tumors, and also an expert on high-precision external-beam radiation therapy, including stereotactic irradiation, intensity-modulated radiation therapy and image-guided radiation therapy. He has engaged in the development of the integrated IGRT system (Vero4DRT), which realized not only moving-tumor tracking radiotherapy under real-time continuous monitoring, but also a new irradiation technique named Dynamic WaveArc irradiation, for the first time in the world.

Terms of Appointment: Jun 2019 - May 2021