Prof. Eiichi Saitoh
Fujita Health University
- Prof. Eiichi Saitoh
- Toyoake, Aichi
Professor Eiichi Saitoh (MD, DMSc) is a certified physiatrist, Executive Vice President of Fujita Health University, and Professor and Chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine I at the Fujita Health University School of Medicine in Aichi, Japan. He graduated from Keio University in 1980 and received his DMSc (PhD) from Keio University in 1991.
Professor Saitoh is also currently Adjunct or Visiting Professor at Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA), China Medical University (Shenyang, China), Shanghai University of Medicine and Health Science (Shanghai, China), Sun Yat-Sen University (Guangzhou, China), Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University as well as Executive Board Member of the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (Japan).
Professor Saitoh is specifically interested in dysphagia, robotics, orthosis, motion analysis, locomotion, exercise science and psychology. He holds several important positions in the Japanese rehabilitation medicine industry, and has been awarded several prizes for his research.