Kei Ito was born in Tokyo, Japan, in 1971. He received the M.D. and the Ph.D. degrees from the Tohoku University at Sendai city, in 1996 and 2010, respectively. Since 1998, he begun his career at Sendai City Medical Center as an Expert Endoscopist in the field of pancreatobiliary diseases. He serves as a Member of lots of medical societies including the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society (JGES), the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology (JSGE), the Japan Biliary Association, the Japan Pancreas Society, the Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Cancer Screening, and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). He was awarded the JGES prize in 2005. Up to 2010, he wrote more than 90 original/reviews articles regarding diagnosis and therapy of pancreatobiliary diseases.
Biography Updated on 25 November 2010