Dr. Yosuke Yamada is Research associate and Consultant of Neonatology at Tokyo Women’s Medical University Medical Center East.
He graduated from Chiba University in 2006. After he finished pediatric training at Chiba University and Funabashi Municipal Medical Center, he currently works at Tokyo Women’s Medical University as Neonatologist and Pediatric Pulmonologist since 2011. In 2017, he studied clinical research as Research Fellow at Kings College Hospital in London.
His main research interest is respiratory management of Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome (CCHS). His first presentation at international conference was about Ventilatory response to carbon dioxide in CCHS at CIPP XII, he was elected Young Investigator Award Finalist. He got into CCHS research from then.
He and his boss Prof. Hasegawa have established and spread CCHS Respiratory dock (CCHS comprehensive respiratory check-up) at his center. The center has the largest population of CCHS patients, it accounts for about 1/3 of all patients in Japan. He is a member of committee of making guidelines for management of CCHS in Japan. Through these activities, he contributes to improvement of management in CCHS.