Dr. Tomohiro Terada, Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital, Japan
Tomohiro Terada is Professor and Director, Department of Pharmacy, Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital. He received his B.S. (1994), M.S. (1996), and Ph.D. (1999) in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Kyoto University. Dr. Terada worked at the Department of Pharmacy, Kyoto University Hospital (2000-2009), and moved to current position at 2010. During the staff of Kyoto University Hospital, he visited as a research fellow at Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA (2002).
His research interests include (1) molecular characterization of drug transporters and its clinical application and (2) clinical pharmacology of high-alert medications. He received the 2000 Award of the Membrane Society of Japan for Young Scientists (2000), the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Young Scientists (2006), and JSSX Award for Young Scientists (2010).