6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

20th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress

6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Masataka Kuwana

Professor of Allergy and Rheumatology - Nippon Medical School Graduate School of Medicine

Dr. Masataka Kuwana is a Professor of Allergy and Rheumatology at Nippon Medical School Graduate School of Medicine in Tokyo, Japan. He was trained at Keio University and joined the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, as a postdoctoral fellow. After completion of the fellowship program, Dr. Kuwana spent most of his professional career at the Keio University in Tokyo, Japan. He has published more than 340 peer-reviewed scientific articles and written more than 20 book chapters. He serves as an editorial board in eight per-reviewed journals on rheumatology and immunology. He is considered an internationally recognized leading expert in systemic sclerosis, pulmonary hypertension, interstitial lung disease, and autoimmunity.