Department of Epidemiology and Public Health,Kanazawa Medical University (KMU)

Members and our research works

NISHINO Yoshikazu, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Chairperson
Epidemiology of cancer and cardiovascular diseases;

Area differences of cancer incidence and mortality and their relevant factors
Role of food, nutrition and physical activity in cancer inciderce and prognosis
Effectiveness and accuracy evaluation of cancer screening examination
Cancer registry system and its effective application to get high-quality data

MORIKAWA Yuko, M.D., Ph.D., Professor
Epidemiology of occupation-related diseases;

Effects of shift-work on cardiovascular diseases and diabetes
Long-term population-based monitoring of congenital anomalies

NISHIJO Muneko, M.D., Ph.D., Professor
Environmental epidemiology

Cadmium exposure and human health in Japan and Thailand
Effects of dioxin exposure on human health in Vietnam and Japan

NAGASAWA Shinya, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Assistant Professor
Epidemiology and prevention of cardiovascular diseases

Epidemiological studies on risk factors related to cerebrovascular diseases

TAKIGUCHI Tomoya, D.D.S., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Epidemiology of Cancer registries and Oral health

Prevalance of Adult T-cell Leukemia
Relationship between mastication ability and low nutrition in older adults

Post graduate students:
KANEKO Noriko, Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University
Vu Thi Hoa, M.D., Vietnam Military Medical University, Vietnam
TAKAHASHI Yutaro, Kanazawa University

International collaboration researcher:
Pham The Tai, M.D., Ph.D., Lecturer, Vietnam Military Medical University
Pham Ngoc Thao, M.D., Ph.D., Vietnam Military Medical University, Vietnam

Kanazawa Medical University