Taro Kono works presently as a Lecturer and the Chief of Laser Unit, an Associate Professor at the Department of Plastic Surgery, Tokai University, Isehara, Japan. He serves as a Fellow of American Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine, a Member of International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, a Member of the International Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He earned many editorships or editorial committee memberships of scholarly journals such as Lasers in Medical Science (Associate Editor, since 2009), Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy (Editorial Board, since 2008), and Plastic Surgery International (Editorial Board, since 2009). In addition, Kono is a Reviewer for Lasers Surgery and Medicine; Journal of Lasers in Medical Science; Archives of Dermatological Research; Expert Review of Dermatology; Clinical and Experimental Dermatology; Medical Science Monitor; Journal of Patient Preference and Adherence; and Aesthetic Dermatology. He attended 70 international conference proceedings and 193 local conference proceedings, wrote 13 book chapters, 60 international index articles (Total Impact Factor 102.3), and 43 regional articles, and gained 2 awards.
Biography Updated on 25 June 2015