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Community Health & Preventive Medicine

Professor OJIMA Toshiyuki

Our research interests are primarily in the areas of public health and epidemiology. Currently we are working on the following projects:

  • Health risk assessments, disaster preparedness and volunteer activities.
  • Aging and pubic health.
  • Prevention of life style-related illnesses
  • Effect of spa on health
  • Healthy life expectancy
  • Health disparity and socio-economic status
  • Effect of gargling to prevent infectious illnesses
  • Maternal health and smoking
  • Access to health and patient-physician communication
  • Time geography on health behavior
  • Problematic internet use