Biography

Prof. Sachiko Miyake MD, PhD
Professor
Department of Immunology
Juntendo University School of Graduate Medicine
Tokyo | Japan

Dr. Miyake is a Professor in the Department of Immunology at Juntendo University School of Graduate Medicine, Japan. Her current research areas are clinical immunology and neuroimmunology focusing on demyelinating diseases.

She worked as a post-doctoral fellow and as an instructor at the Department of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy in Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School in the U.S from 1995 to 1999.

After completing her research in the U.S, she became a section chief at National Institute of Neuroscience, NCNP in Japan. She has served as a Professor of the Department of Immunology at Juntendo University since 2013.

Current position:
Professor, Department of Immunology, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine

Education:
Graduated from Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
Graduated from Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

Qualification: MD (Tokyo Medical and Dental University) 1987
PhD (Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine) 1994

Academic career:
Residency of Juntendo University Hospital 1987-1990
Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA 1995-1997
Instructor, Department of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA 1997-1999
Section Chief, Department of Immunology, National Institute of Neuroscience, NCNP 1999-2013
Professor, Department of Immunology, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine 2013-present

Membership:
Executive Board Member of the Japanese Society of Neuroimmunology
Executive Board Member of the Japan Society of Clinical Immunology
Board Member of the Japanese Society of Neurology
Board Member of the Japanese Colleague of Rheumatology
Board Member of the Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
Member of the American Association of Immunologists