Tuesday, November 7, 1995

Advanced Technology Seminar 2B: Advanced Internet Computing from the Standpoint of Life Science

Biosketch of Speaker:

Haruyuki Tatsumi got his medical doctor license in 1982 and received his Ph.D. degree in medicine from Osaka University, Osaka, Japan, in 1987. He moved to Sapporo Medical University in 1989 as an associate professor in the Department of Anatomy, and became a professor and Head of the department in 1995. He is trying to promote a kind of Renaissance in Anatomy by using computers and networks. He became a member of the database committee of Japanese Association of Anatomists (JAA) and a delegate from the JAA to the JCRN in 1990. NORTH was established in 1993 aiming at the enlightenment of the Internet in Hokkaido and he became the representative of the NORTH. He was elected as the manager of the JCRN and delegated to the JPNIC and became a member of the steering committee of the JPNIC in 1994.