Genitourinary pathology; Steroid hormone receptors; Androgen receptor signals; Androgen receptor co-regulators; Bladder cancer; Prostate cancer
Dr. Miyamoto is an associate professor of pathology and urology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
A specialist in genitourinary pathology, Dr. Miyamoto earned his medical degree and a PhD degree in medicine (urology) from Yokohama City University. He trained and completed his residency at Yokohama City University Hospital.
Dr. Miyamoto served as a hospital urologist in Japan before coming to the U.S.
Dr. Miyamoto completed an anatomic pathology residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center and a urological pathology clinical fellowship at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr. Miyamoto’s primary research interest is genitourinary pathology – particularly the molecular biology of steroid hormone receptors in genitourinary tumors.
Dr. Miyamoto has published more than 130 journal articles and book chapters related to his research and has served as a reviewer for publications in scores of journals.
Dr. Miyamoto also edited Gordo''s Guide to GU Pathology: A Resource for Urology and Pathology Residents.