International Best Researcher Award in Neuropharmacology

Dr. Yoshiaki Ohi received the Ph.D.(2001) in pharmaceutical sciences from the Nagoya City University. He worked at University of Toyama, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology as an assistant professor from 2001 to 2007. Since 2007, He has been working at Aichi Gakuin University, School of Pharmacy, Department of Neuropharmacology as an associate professor. His research field is electrophysiology of CNS using slice patch clamp techniques. Recent research topic is the modulation of synaptic transmission within the nucleus tractus solitarius, which is the first gate region from peripheral autonomic inputs.