Mayumi Komine

Jichi Medical University

Dr Mayumi Komine is currently working as a Department Chief at Department of Dermatology at Jichi Medical University and a Professor at Department of Dermatology, and Department of Biochemistry at Jichi Medical University. She has also been Director at Center for Physician and Researcher Career Support(2016-present) and Vice Director at Center for Physician and Researcher Career Support (2014-2016). Dr Komine started working at the Jichi Medical University in 2007 and before that she held following positions : Lecturer, at Department of Dermatology, University of Tokyo (2001-2007 ), Lecturer and the ward chief at Department of Dermatology, Tokyo University Branch Hospital (1999-2001), Research Scientist at Department of Dermatology, New York University (1993-1996 ), Clinical Staff Doctor at Department of Dermatology, University of Tokyo (1992-1999 ), Clinical Staff Doctor at Department of Dermatology, Kanto Teishin Hospital (1990-1992) and Clinical Assistant at Department of Dermatology, University of Tokyo ( 1988-1990 ).Dr Komine graduated from University of Tokyo, Faculty of Medicine in 1988 and obtained her medical degree in 1988 and PhD in 1998 from the same university. Dr Komine specializes in psoriasis and keratinocyte biology and she has obtained many honours and awards for her work ( in 2006 JSID Shiseido Award, JSID; in 2001 Galderma prize, Galderma pharmaceutical company; in 1996 Husic Prize, Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine). She is a member of many renowned societies :Society for Investigative Dermatology, Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology, Japanese Society of Dermatology, Japanese Society for Dermatoallergology and Cutaneous Dermatitis, Japanese Society of Psoriasis, Japanese Society of Cell Biology, Japanese Society of Inflammation and Regeneration, Japanese Organization of Clinical Dermatologists, Society for Skin Structure Research.

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