Yoshihide Asano, MD/PhD
JSID Rising Star Lecture
The 2018 Rising Stars Lectures celebrate the best of emerging dermatological science throughout the world. Program committees from SID, JSID and ESDR have selected one prominent young researcher engaged in high-impact science in their respective regions to provide a short overview on their current work.
Dr. Asano is an Associate Professor of Dermatology at the Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo. Dr. Asano received his MD in 1998 at the University of Tokyo and completed his PhD training in 2004, also at the University of Tokyo. Dr. Asano has been with the University since 1998 and also spent two years of training as a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Division of Rheumatology and Immunology at the Medical College of South Carolina from 2006-2008. Dr. Asano’s research interest is in basic and clinical studies on scleroderma.