General Medicine

Prof. Masanori Ito

【Research Keyword】
Helicobacter pylori infection, Gastric cancer, Metabolic syndrome, Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, Medical big data, Medical education, COVID-19 infection, Probiotics, Kampo medicine, Vascular malformations, Rehabilitation study

【Recent highlights】
・Establishment of new training system for internal medicine specialists
・Establishment of new training system for general practitioners
・Paper presentation of basic research (J Gstroenterol, J Pathol, Nutrients, Microorganism)
・Paper presentation of clinical research (BMC public health, Sci Rep, Intern Med)

Profiles of Faculty and Research Scholars

Communication skill, General Internal Medicine, Infectious diseases, Herbal Medicine, OSCE (History taking skill and Review of System)

Basic research: Pathophysiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, Pathophysiology of life style-related diseases focusing on fatty tissue
Epidemiological research: Medical big data, Medical education, Disaster medicine
Clinical research: Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric cancer, Investigator-initiated clinical trial of Kampo medicine

【Photo explanation】 Challenge to Doctor G