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Moriyama Tomohiko Last modified date:2023.11.27

Associate Professor / Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
International Medical Department
Kyushu University Hospital

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International Medical Department of Kyushu University Hospital .
Telemedicine Development Center of Asia (TEMDEC) of Kyushu University Hospital .
Overseas Exchange Center (OVEX) of Kyushu University Hospital .
International Patient Support Center (IPAC) of Kyushu University Hospital .
Academic Degree
Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Gastroenterology, Telemedicine
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
Since 2001, he has conducted clinical and genetic research on early gastrointestinal cancers and inflammatory bowel diseases using fluoroscopy, endoscopy and ultrasonography. As a Kyushu Universtiy Hospital staff, he has shared his knowledge and experiences on gastrointesinal diseases with many residents, fellows, and medical students. Since 2017, he has been a member of Telemedicine Development Center of Asia (TEMDEC), where he provides telemedicine education and domestic hands-on training, focusing on gastrointestinal endoscopy. His life work is to eliminate healthcare disparities in the world.
Research Interests
  • Role of telemedicine in medical education to doctors
    keyword : Telemedicine, medical education
  • Clinical research of extra-wide-angle-view colonoscope
    keyword : extra-wide-angle-view colonoscope
  • Clinical research of eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders
    keyword : EGID
  • Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment for early gastro-intestinal cancer
    keyword : Early gastric cancer, Early colorectal cancer, Early esophageal cancer, ESD, IEE
  • Clinicopathological and molecular biological analysis of colorectal cancer
    keyword : colorectal cancer, molecular biology
  • Clinicopathological and molecular biological analysis of colonic neoplasia associated with ulcerative colitis
    keyword : ulcerative colitis, neoplasia, molecular biology
  • Analysis of cytokine and chemokine of gastroduodenal lesions in Crohn’s disease
    keyword : Crohn's disease, stomach, duodenum, cytokine, chemokine
Current and Past Project
  • We clarify the usefulness of remote medical education for the improvement of early colorectal cancer detection.
  • We investigate the effect of adrenomedullin to the patients with refractory Crohn's disease
  • We collect the clinical data of early colonic cancer and discuss the extended indication of endoscopic treatment for colonic neoplasia.
  • We collect the clinical data of colonic NET in Japan.
  • We investigate the effect of adrenomedullin to the patients with refractory ulcerative colitis.
Academic Activities
Membership in Academic Society
  • International Society of Clinical Medicine
  • Japanese Telemedicine and Telecare Association
  • The Japanese Society of Gastrointestinal Cancer Screening
  • The Japan Esophageal Society
  • Japanese Gastric Cancer Association
  • Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society
  • The Japanese Gastroenterological Association
  • The Japanese Society of Gastroenterology
  • The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Other Educational Activities
  • 2023.03.
  • 2022.12.
  • 2022.10.
  • 2022.03.
  • 2021.03.
  • 2020.03.
  • 2020.01.
  • 2019.10.
  • 2019.03.
  • 2018.05.
  • 2018.03.
  • 2018.01.
  • 2017.06.