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04 Jul 2018
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Orders of the Sacred Treasure awarded to nine former KyotoU employees (29 April 2018)

On 29 April, the Japanese government announced the spring 2018 recipients of the Orders of the Sacred Treasure, including nine former KyotoU employees as follows.

Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon

  • Tamotsu Takahashi, Professor Emeritus
  • Makoto Inoue, Professor Emeritus
  • Takayoshi Kano, Professor Emeritus
  • Gunzi Saito, Professor Emeritus
  • Tadayuki Imanaka, Professor Emeritus
  • Katsuji Koyama, Professor Emeritus

Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Rays

  • Yoshie Sugita, former administrative director, Institute for Chemical Research (ICR)

Order of the Sacred Treasure, Silver Rays

  • Shigemi Tanimori, former head nurse, Nursing Department, Kyoto University Hospital
  • Kyoji Higashimura, former chief clinical radiologist, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Service, Kyoto University Hospital