Last Updated :2023/02/02

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Medical), Assistant Professor (Special Appointment)

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2021, Hiroshima University, Department of Public Health and Health Policy ,Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences,, Assistant Professor (Special Appointment)
  • 2017, Fukushima Medical University, Health promotion center, Research Associate
  • 2015, Fukushima Medical University, Radiation Medical Science Center, Research Associate

Educational Backgrounds

  • Fukushima Medical University, 2019/09
  • The University of Sydney, Master of public health, Australia, 2014/05

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Fukushima Medical University
  • MPH, The University of Sydney

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Society medicine;Hygiene and public health

Research Keywords

  • public health
  • health literacy

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japanese Association of Health Communication
  • Japanese Society of Public Health
  • Japan Epidemiological Association

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Social Medicine
  2. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Seminar on Health Policy & Global Health
  3. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Environmental Health

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Incidence of Acute Respiratory Infections during Disasters in the Absence and Presence of COVID-19 Pandemic., Prehospital and disaster medicine, 37(1), 142-144, 2022
  2. Tailoring Digital Tools to Address the Radiation and Health Information Needs of Returnees after a Nuclear Accident, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 18(23), 202112
  3. User-Guided Design of a Digital Tool for Health Promotion and Radiation Protection: Results from an Internet Needs Survey, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 18(22), 202111
  4. The Association between Wearing a Mask and COVID-19, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 18(17), 202109
  5. Development of an application tool to support returnees in Fukushima, Annals of ICRP, 2021
  6. Public Health Nursing in Japan Lessons from Past and Present, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA, 2021
  7. Feedback assessment from the audience as a part of the health literacy training for health professionals: a case from Fukushima after the nuclear accident, Annals of ICRP, 2021
  8. Investigating the revision and reproducibility of the simple revised self-administered iron intake scale (RIIS) for young women, The Japan Society of Home Economics, 72(5), 251-259, 2021
  9. Implementing eHealth with radiation records: a new support package for evacuees returning to areas around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, Radioprotection, 55(4), 291-295, 2021
  10. Communication between Health Professionals and Community Residents in Fukushima: A Focus on the Feedback Loop, Health communication, 35(10), 1274-1282, 2020
  11. Debating the controversial public health issues: A participatory symposium organized by the Monitoring Report Committee of the Japanese Society of Public Health, Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi, 66(8), 391-396, 2019
  12. Unreliable Information as a Risk Factor for Worse Mental Fatigue among Residents in Fukushima after the Nuclear Power Station Accident, The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine, 248(4), 261-272, 2019
  13. Trends in the incidence of sudden deaths and heart diseases in Fukushima after the Great East Japan Earthquake, International Heart Journal, 60(6), 1253-1258, 2019
  14. Trends in lifestyle-related diseases before and after the Great East Japan Earthquake: the Fukushima health management survey, J Natl Inst Public Health, 67(1), 34-41, 2018
  15. Changes in Cardiovascular Risk Factors After the Great East Japan Earthquake., Asia-Pacific journal of public health, 29, 47S-55S, 2017