Kenji Kabashima

MD. PhD (Kyoto)


Japanese Medical Licensure, USMLE

Areas of Interests
Atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, keratoderma, drug eruption, skin live imaging

Activities in the Dermatological Societies
Japanese Dermatological Association (Councilor),
Japanese Society of Investigative Dermatology (Board of Director),
Japanese Society for Dermatoallergology and Contact Dermatitis (Board of Director),
Society for Investigative Dermatology,
European Society for Dermatological Research

Activities in the Publications of Journals (Editorial board)
Journal of Investigative Dermatology,
Journal of Dermatological Science,
Experimental Dermatology,
Scientific Reports,
Journal of European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology,
Journal of Dermatology etc.

International Activities in Dermatological Education
The JSID annual meeting (Secretary-General, 2011),
the JSID-Asia Oceania-Forum (Secretary-General, 2011),
International Investigative Dermatology (Program Committee, 2013),
International Societies for Investigative Dermatology (ISID; Board of Director, 2014-)

More than 300 English academic papers (Total Impact Factor >1400: Nat Immunol 2014, Nature Commun 2013, J Clin Invest 2010, J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014, 2012, 2010, J Invest Dermatol 2014, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, Blood 2010, J Immunol 2010 etc. all as a corresponding author)

PhARF Award from the European Allergy Society/World Allergy Organization (2013),
Rising Star Lecturer from the International Investigative Dermatology (2013),
Keynote Lecture at the World Congress of Dermatology (2015)

Countries in which lectures given to dermatologists
>15 countries (Europe, USA, Asia)

Reason I would like to serve on the ILDS
My strong point is that I have been involved in academic dermatology fields internationally, such as editorial board members of academic journals and organizing international meetings. I am very much interested in education on a global basis and contributing to the development of dermatological societies.

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