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MD, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan  -1983
PhD, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan  -1989
Postdoctoral Fellow, Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA  1990 -1994
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI  1994 -1998
Allegheny University of the Health and Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA  1998 - 2000
Associate Professor, UMDNJ-NJ Medical School, Newark, NJ  2000 - 2003
Professor, UMDNJ-NJMS, Newark, NJ  2003 - present
Vice Chair, Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, UMDNJ-NJMS, Newark, NJ  2005 - 2010
Executive Director, Cardiovascular Research Institute,  UMDNJ-NJMS, Newark, NJ  2010 - present
Interim Chair, Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, UMDNJ, 2011 - 2012
Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, Rutgers NJMS, 2012 - present


Editorial Board:
Circulation Research (Consulting Editor) - Top Reviewers 2009
Antioxidants and Redox Signaling
American Journal of Physiology  
(Associate Editor) -  Heart and Circ Editorial Team 2010
Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology
Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology
 - Top Reviewers 2009-2010
Autophagy (Associate Editor)
Journal of Clinical Investigation
Circulation Journal
Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research
Frontier's in Genetics in Aging
PLos One


American Heart Association (AHA)
International Society of Heart Research (ISHR)

American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI)