Dr. Yukari Kobayashi received her bachelor of pharmacy from Kyoto University and doctor of medicine from Osaka University in Japan. After completing her residency and general cardiology fellowship, she worked as an echocardiologist. Her primary area of interest is to evaluate myocardial function using advanced echocardiographic technique including 2D and 3D strain imaging. She has presented and published a number of abstracts and peer-reviewed papers in this area. Her current research interest is to assess diastolic dysfunction using advanced echocardiographic technique and circulating biomarkers in diabetes mellitus, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
Instructor, Cardiovascular Institute
Doctor of Medicine, Osaka University, Medicine (2006)
Bachelor of Pharmacy, Kyoto University (1999)