Sato, Douglas

12 December 2021
1889 Views

Department of Radiology (INRAD),
Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (HCFMUSP)
São Paulo | Brazil

Dr. Douglas Kazutoshi Sato is the Superintendent for Teaching, Research and Development at Brain Institute of Rio Grande do Sul (BraIns) and Professor of Medicine at Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS). He holds a collaborating professorship at Tohoku University School of Medicine (Sendai, Japan), where he obtained his PhD. He completed my medical training in internal medicine and clinical neurology, and post-doctoral researcher at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. He is board certified in Neurology since 2002 by the Brazilian Academy of Neurology.

Dr Sato has received the ACTRIMS/ECTRIMS/MSJ Award, PACTRIMS Investigator Award, BCTRIMS Gilberto Belisario Award, among others. He was a recipient of the Japanese government (Mombukagakusho) scholarship, and has received research grants from JSPS/MEXT (KAKENHI), CAPES/Brazil, CNPq/Brazil, Brazilian Ministry of Health/PPSUS/FAPERGS, Ichiro Kanehara foundation, TEVA pharmaceuticals and Euroimmun AG.

Dr Sato research interests are related to the clinical and immunological characterization of multiple sclerosis (MS), neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD), autoimmune encephalitis and other inflammatory Central Nervous System disorders, identification of disease biomarkers and development of advanced techniques for the detection of autoantibodies (e.g. cell-based assays) against CNS antigens, and development of clinical trials in multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders and autoimmune encephalitis.

You may be interested

ISNI Young Time – August 15 @ 10:00 am EST
News
35 views
News
35 views

ISNI Young Time – August 15 @ 10:00 am EST

stine - 11 August 2022

Join the ISNI Young Time on Monday August 15 @ 10:00 am EST. Here is how to connect and it…

Postdoctoral positions available in neuroimmunology in Calgary, Canada
News
66 views
News
66 views

Postdoctoral positions available in neuroimmunology in Calgary, Canada

stine - 3 August 2022

The laboratory of Dr. Wee Yong (Pubmed: Yong VW or Wee Yong V) at the University of Calgary is recruiting…

ISNIYoung – Get feedback on your work!
News
82 views
News
82 views

ISNIYoung – Get feedback on your work!

stine - 22 July 2022

The ISNI Young Committee is organizing a monthly “ISNI Young Time”. The first meeting is on August 15, 2022. During…