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Catherine Uyehara Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Uyehara has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the field of medical research

A contributor of several articles to journals within her areas of expertise, Dr. Uyehara is also a member of numerous professional organizations.

    TRIPLER AMC, HI, June 20, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Catherine Uyehara, PhD, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Uyehara celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

A lauded figure in the fields of medical research and physiology, Dr. Uyehara has accrued more than 30 years of professional experience in her industry. The director of research of the U.S. Army Regional Health Command-Pacific-Hawaii, since 2012, and Chief of the Department of Clinical Investigation at the Tripler Army Medical Center, since 2007, Dr. Uyehara has made a substantial impact upon the medical industry. Prior to her current role, she served as a research pharmacologist at Tripler Army Medical Center and the Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children from 1990.

Furthermore, she has been a member of the graduate faculty of the Interdisciplinary Biomedical Science program of the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawai'i, as well as a lecturer of pharmacology, pediatrics, and physiology since 1991.

In preparation for her successful career, Dr. Uyehara first obtained a Bachelor of Science from Yale University in 1981. She followed this accomplishment with a Doctor of Philosophy in physiology from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa in Honolulu, in 1987. Subsequently, she completed a postdoctoral fellowship at SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals in King of Prussia, PA, from 1987 to 1989.

A contributor of several articles to journals within her areas of expertise, Dr. Uyehara is also a member of numerous professional organizations. She is an esteemed member of the American Physiological Society, the Endocrine Society, and the Hawai'i Academy of Sciences. In addition, she is a member of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society.

Attributing her success to her multiple mentors throughout her career, including teachers at the primary and secondary school levels, Dr. Uyehara has been honored with a variety of accolades in recognition of her contributions to scientific research, including the Order of Military Medical Merit Medallion. Married to Alan Yamauchi since 1990, Dr. Uyehara enjoys crafting and gardening in her spare time. Looking toward the future, she aspires to continue making strides in her industry and community.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to her profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Catherine Uyehara, PhD., has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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