Noriyoshi Sawabata, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Nara Medical University School of Medicine, Nara, Japan

Dr. Sawabata is currently the Chair of the Department of General Thoracic Surgery at Nera Medical University Hospital and a Professor in the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at Nara Medical University. From 2014 to 2017, Dr. Sawabata was a Professor at Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine. He received his medical degree from Nara Medical University in 1988, and obtained a PhD at Nara Medical University in 1995.

Dr. Sawabata’s research interests includes thoracic surgery, lung cancer and isolated tumor cells.