Professor Shinya Goto, MD, PhD

Tokai University School of Medicine; Institute of Medical Science, Tokyo, Japan

Goto is Professor of Medicine (Cardiology Division) and Director and Chairman (Research Center of Metabolic Disease) at Tokai University School of Medicine, Japan. He is also Director of the Department of Metabolic System Medicine and the Institute of Medical Science.

Professor Goto graduated from Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, where he also received a PhD, completed a cardiology fellowship, and became an instructor within the Cardiopulmonary Division. He completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Department of Experimental Medicine, Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA.

Professor Goto’s research interests include platelet thrombus formation and adhesion, and he has published approximately 100 research papers. He is an editor of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis, and International Review of Thrombosis, and sits on various editorial boards.