Prof Yohei Otaka

Prof Yohei Otaka

Professor and Chairman, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Fujita Health University, Japan


IHF Member
Dr. Otaka received his MD from Keio University School of Medicine in 1997. He completed a residency in Rehabilitation Medicine at Keio University Hospital. After Dr. Otaka worked as a rehabilitation physician at several rehabilitation facilities in Japan, he was appointed Associate Professor of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine I at Fujita Health University in 2017. In 2019, he was appointed as Director of Research Center for Robotic Smart Home & Activity Assistive Technology as well as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine I at Fujita Health University.
Dr. Otaka’s clinical and research interests are in the areas of stroke rehabilitation, robotics, fall prevention, community-based rehabilitation, and dementia. In particular, he focuses on the use of exercise/activity as a treatment, and on the use of robotics and technologies in rehabilitation medicine. He has authored or coauthored more than 120 peer-reviewed English papers and 40 book chapters.

All sessions

Harnessing technology to create real impact

  • 9 November, 2022
  • 16:10 - 17:10
  • Dubai C

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