Akihiro Nomura is a clinical cardiologist, a translational research scientist, and a co-founder of CureApp Institute. He received his MD from Kanazawa University, Japan, having completed residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke’s International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan and a fellow in Cardiology at Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyusyu, Japan. Then He obtained his PhD at Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medicine. During his PhD course, he also received research training in cardiovascular genetics using high throughput sequencing and bioinformatics in the Kathiresan lab under Principal Investigator Sekar Kathiresan, MD at the Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA for more than two years. His research focus is to apply groundbreaking biomedical technologies into clinical settings.
Dr Akihiro Nomura is a member of the editorial board for the Journal of Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology, published by Radcliffe Cardiology on behalf of the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology.