Professor Hiroshi Nishigori

Nagoya University / Kyoto University, Japan

Dr. Hiroshi Nishigori is the Professor at the Center for Medical Education, Nagoya University, Japan. He graduated from Nagoya University School of Medicine in 1998 and became a Fellow of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine (2004) and a Diplomate in Primary Care of the Japan Primary Care Association (2011). He obtained a Masters Degree in Medical Education from University of Dundee (2008). His research interests include BUSHIDO and medical professionalism (especially work ethic), Hypothesis-driven physical examination (HDPE) and teaching and assessing behavioral and social sciences. He is working as an editor of the Journal, Medical Education Japan, a core member of the APME-Net (Asian Pacific Medical Education Network) and an Ambassador of the AMEE (Association of Medical Education in Europe) in Japan. He is also the Visiting Program-Leading Professor at the Medical Education Center, Kyoto University, Japan.