Hideki Shimura is a Faculty Member in the Department of Neurology, the Juntendo University School of Medicine and Juntendo Urayasu Hospital, Tokyo, japan. He received his M.D. degree and his Ph.D. degree from Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, japan, in 2000 and 1994, respectively. He started his research in the neuroscience field in 1994. Dr.Shimura has conducted research on various projects in academia in Japan (1994-2000 and 2003-present) and Harvard Medical School (2000-2003), in USA. Dr. Shimuar’s expertise is in neuroscience including neurodegenerative diseases and stroke. Dr. Shimura’s contributions and outstanding work are highly recognized and adopted by the independent researchers and experts in his field. He has made progress in ubiquitin-proteasome pathway in Parkinson's disease. He is on the Board of the Japanese Society of Neurology and the Japan Society for Dementia Research.
Biography Updated on 23 June 2013