MINEKO WADA

Last Updated :2023/01/05

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Health Sciences), Assistant Professor
E-mail
minewadahiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Educational Backgrounds

  • The University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Rehabilitation Sciences, Canada, 2007/09, 2012/06
  • Dalhousie University, School of Occupational Therapy, Occupational Therapy (Post-professional), Canada, 2003/01, 2005/04
  • Hiroshima University, Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences (Occupational Therapy), Japan, 1993/04, 1997/03

Academic Degrees

  • MSc (OT - Post-professional), Dalhousie Univerisity
  • PhD (Rehabilitation Sciences), The University of British Columbia

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Seminar of home-based activities of daily living
  2. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Preliminary Research Practice
  3. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Theories and models in Occupational Therapy
  4. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Practice of minor crafts as occupational therapy media II
  5. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of community-based occupational therapy
  6. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Lecture on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy
  7. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Lecture on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy
  8. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy
  9. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy
  10. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy
  11. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Applied Sciences of Occupational Therapy

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Facilitators and barriers to using telepresence robots in aged care settings: A scoping review, Journal of rehabilitation and assistive technologies engineering, 9, 20220121
  2. Rural older adults in disasters: A study of recovery from hurricane Michael, Disaster medicine and public health preparedness, 20211021
  3. ★, Perceptions of home in long-term care settings: Before and after institutional relocation, Ageing and Society, 40(6), 1267-1290, 20200601
  4. ★, A protocol for co-creating research project lay summaries with stakeholders: guideline development for Canada's AGE-WELL network, Research involvement and engagement, 6, 20200508
  5. ★, An exploration of experiences of transdisciplinary research in aging and technology, Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung, 21(1), 20200101
  6. ★, University students' perspectives on mental illness stigma, Mental Health and Prevention, 14, 20190601
  7. Defining organizational contributions to sustaining an ageing workforce: a bibliometric review, European Journal of Ageing, 16(3), 337-361, 20190915
  8. ★, 'I am busy independent woman who has sense of humor, caring about others': Older adults' self-representations in online dating profiles, Ageing and Society, 39(5), 951-976, 20190501
  9. Understanding the functionality of housing-related support services through mapping methods and dialogue, Evaluation and program planning, 72, 33-39, 20190201
  10. Exploring privilege in the digital divide: Implications for theory, policy, and practice, The Gerontologist, 59(1), e1-e15, 20190201
  11. Experiences of a mass interinstitutional relocation for long-term care staff, Journal of Housing for the Elderly, 32(2), 160-175, 20180403
  12. Senior services that support Housing First in Metro Vancouver, Journal of gerontological social work, 61(1), 104-125, 20180201
  13. ★, Older adults' online dating profiles and successful aging, Canadian journal on aging / La revue canadienne du vieillissement, 35(4), 479-490, 20161201
  14. Male-to-female transitions: Implications for occupational performance, health, and life satisfaction, Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 83(2), 72-82, 20160401
  15. ★, Constructions of sexuality in later life: Analyses of Canadian magazine and newspaper portrayals of online dating., Journal of aging studies, 32, 40-49, 20150101
  16. ★, Men's discursive constructions of balance in everyday life, Community, Work and Family, 18(1), 117-133, 20150101
  17. ★, Balance in everyday life: Dual-income parents' collective and individual conceptions, Journal of Occupational Science, 21(3), 259-276, 20140703
  18. Promoting a culture of family involvement in mental health, Occupational Therapy Now, 14(1), 8-10, 20120101
  19. Strengthening the Kawa model: Japanese perspectives on person, occupation, and environment, Canadian journal of occupational therapy / Revue canadienne d'ergotherapie, 78(4), 230-236, 20111001
  20. ★, Theoretical perspectives of balance and the influence of gender ideologies, Journal of Occupational Science, 17(2), 92-103, 20100101
  21. ★, Values concerning employment-related and family-related occupations: Perspectives of young canadian male medical students, Journal of Occupational Science, 13(2-3), 117-125, 20060101

Publications such as books

  1. 2021/01/01, Addressing real-world problems through transdisciplinary working, In A. Sixsmith, J. Sixsmith, A. Mihailidis, & M. L. Fang (Eds.) Knowledge, innovation, and impact: A guide for the engaged health researcher, Springer, 2021, 2021, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Wada, M., Grigorovich, A., Kontos, P., Fang, M. L., & Sixsmith, J.
  2. 2021/01/01, An introduction to transdisciplinary working, In A. Sixsmith, J. Sixsmith, A. Mihailidis, & M. L. Fang (Eds.) Knowledge, innovation, and impact: A guide for the engaged health researcher, Springer, 2021, 2021, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Grigorovich, A., Kontos, P., Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., & Wada, M.
  3. 2021/01/01, Building partnerships and co-creation with diverse stakeholders, In A. Sixsmith, J. Sixsmith, A. Mihailidis, & M. L. Fang (Eds.) Knowledge, innovation, and impact: A guide for the engaged health researcher, Springer, 2021, 2021, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Fang, M. L., Grigorovich, A., Wada, M., Kontos, P., & Sixsmith, J.
  4. 2021/01/01, Working together as a team, In A. Sixsmith, J. Sixsmith, A. Mihailidis, & M. L. Fang (Eds.) Knowledge, innovation, and impact: A guide for the engaged health researcher, Springer, 2021, 2021, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Grigorovich, A., Kontos, P., & Wada, M.
  5. 2020/12/01, Advancing the concept of resilience for older adults who are experiencing homelessness, In A. V. Wister & T. D. Cosco (Eds.) Resilience and aging: Emerging science and future possibilities, Springer, 2020, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Canham, S. L., Fang, M. L., & Wada, M.
  6. 2018/01/01, Between ageing and ageism: Portrayals of online dating in later life in Canadian print media, In S. Katz (Ed.), Ageing in everyday life: Materialities and embodiments, Policy Press, 2018, 2018, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Rozanova, J., Wada, M., & Hurd Clarke, L.