Koji TamadaProfessor and Chairman, Department of Immunology at Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Koji Tamada, M.D., Ph.D. is currently the Professor and Chairman, Department of Immunology, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan. He graduated and awarded M.D. and Ph.D. from Kyushu University. Prior to the current position, Dr. Tamada worked as a research scientist in Mayo Clinic, Johns Hopkins University, and University of Maryland. His research focus is tumor immunology and immunotherapy including immune checkpoint blockade and gene-modified T cell therapy.