Professor Rei Ogawa, MD, PhD is a faculty member and Director of the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at the Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan. He is also directing Mechanobiology and Mechanotherapy Laboratory at the medical school.
Prof. Ogawa joined the Tissue Engineering and Wound Healing Laboratory, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA, where he worked between 2007 and 2009 as a Research Fellow. He has focused his recent studies on the mechanobiology and its application to wound and scar treatments, and regenerative medicine. Prof. Ogawa is a fellow of American College of Surgeons.