Kunihiro Musashi, MD PhD

Kunihiro Musashi_photoKunihiro Musashi, MD, PhD, the chief director at his own practice, Medical Corporation Somukai Musashi Dream Eye Clinic. In his book, “Doctors Should Act Outside Hospital” he expressed his opinions on how medical knowledge becoming more valuable when it is linked to other fields such as IT and manufacturing. In 2005, he started the SNS service “MVC-online”, which is the first online community in Japan, limited to medical doctors. He has developed innovative instruments for vitreous surgery, collaborating with a metal processing company in 2014. Also he has established a bio-venture company originated from Kyoto University in 2015, aiming to apply a new strong neuro-protective compound to clinical application.