Tomohide Kubo

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Tomohide Kubo
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2013
Senior Researcher, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan
Apr 2011
Mar 2013
Researcher, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan
Feb 2011
Mar 2011
Visiting fellow, Finish Institute of Occupational Health
Apr 2008
Mar 2011
Researcher (tenure track), National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan

Awards & Honors

May 2015
Outstanding Reviewer Award (Journal of Occupational Health, Vol.56), Japan Society for Occupational Health
Jun 2010
Most innovative award, The 21st Japan China Korea Joint Conference on Occupational Health.

Published Papers

Tomohide Kubo, Masaya Takahashi, Xinxin Liu, Hiroki Ikeda, Fumiharu Togo, Akihito Shimazu, Katsutoshi Tanaka, Naoki Kamata, Yoshiko Kubo, Junko Uesugi
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine   In press    Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Facial emotion recognition among shift-working caregivers in a dementia ward
Tomohide Kubo
Job Stress Research   22(2) 119-126   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
How Are Leisure Activity and Shiftwork Schedule Associated with Recovery from Fatigue in Shiftwork Nurses?
Tomohide Kubo, Masaya Takahashi, Mikael Sallinen, Yoshiko Kubo, Hatsuko Suzumura
55(3) 90-102   May 2013   [Refereed]
Tomohide Kubo, Masaya Takahashi, Fumiharu Togo, Xinxin Liu, Akihito Shimazu, Katsutoshi Tanaka, Masatoshi Takaya
Occupational Medicine   63(2) 148-151   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Mikael Sallinen, Jussi Onninen, Katriina Tirkkonen, Marja-Leena Haavisto, Mikko Härmä, Tomohide Kubo, Pertti Mutanen, Jussi Virkkala, Asko Tolvanen and Tarja Porkka-Heiskanen
Journal of Sleep Research      Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Kubo T, Takahashi M, Sato T, Sasaki T, Oka T, Iwasaki K
Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health   37(5) 418-426   Sep 2011   [Refereed]
Takahashi M, Iwasaki K, Sasaki T, Kubo T, Mori I, Otsuka Y
Applied ergonomics   42 244   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Kubo T, Takahashi M, Takeyama H, Matsumoto S, Ebara T, Murata K, Tachi N, Itani T
Chronobiology international   27(5) 1031-1044   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Sato T, Kubo T, Ebara T, Takeyama H, Inoue T, Iwanishi M, Tachi N, Itani T, Kamijima M
Industrial health   48(4) 470-477   2010   [Refereed]
Takanishi T, Ebara T, Murasaki GI, Kubo T, Tachi N, Itani T, Kamijima M
Journal of occupational health   52(1) 39-47   2010   [Refereed]
Kubo T, Takahashi M, Tachi N, Takeyama H, Ebara T, Inoue T, Takanishi T, Murasaki GI, Itani T
Industrial health   47(5) 527-532   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Ebara T, Kubo T, Inoue T, Murasaki GI, Takeyama H, Sato T, Suzumura H, Niwa S, Takanishi T, Tachi N, Itani T
Industrial health   46(5) 497-505   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Kubo T, Tachi N, Takeyama H, Ebara T, Inoue T, Takanishi T, Arakomo Y, Murasaki GI, Itani T
Sangyo eiseigaku zasshi = Journal of occupational health   50(5) 133-144   Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Kubo T, Takeyama H, Matsumoto S, Ebara T, Murata K, Tachi N, Itani T
Industrial health   45(4) 552-563   Aug 2007   [Refereed]
Inoue T, Ebara T, Kubo T, Takeyama H, Anzai M, Sakai Y, Sato T, Itani T
Journal of human ergology   36(1) 13-23   Jun 2007   [Refereed]


New Members Introduction
Tomohide Kubo
ICOH Newsletter_International Commission on Occupational Health   10(2,3) 10   Dec 2012
佐々木 司, 松元 俊, 久保 智英
The journal of science of labour   86(1) 33-42   2010
久保 智英, 佐々木 司, 松元 俊
労働安全衛生研究   3(1) 47-53   2010
佐藤 智明, 榎原 毅, 久保 智英
Journal of ergonomics in occupational safety and health   11 40-43   Oct 2009
佐々木 司, 久保 智英, 松元 俊
The journal of science of labour   85(1) 11-27   2009
KUBO Tomohide, TACHI Norihide, TAKEYAMA Hidemaro, EBARA Takeshi, INOUE Tatsuki, TAKANISHI Toshimasa, ARAKOMO Yuko, MURASAKI Gen-i, ITANI Toru
Journal of occupational health   50(5) 133-144   Sep 2008
The aim of the present study was to reveal characteristic patterns of fatigue feelings on consecutive night shifts by a questionnaire for work-related fatigue feelings "Jikaku-sho shirabe". Ten healthy males (Mean±SD: 22.9±3.2 years old) participa...
佐々木 司, 久保 智英
The journal of science of labour   84(3) 99-104   2008
久保 智英, 佐々木 司, 松元 俊
The journal of science of labour   84(4) 119-128   2008
佐々木 司, 久保 智英
ワ-クサイエンスリポ-ト   (1754) 2-9   2007

Conference Activities & Talks

Weekday Recovery Periods and Fatigue among Information Technology Workers: An Observational Study with Smart Tablet Fatigue Apps
Tomohide Kubo, Shuhei Izawa, Masay Takahashi, Masaya, Masao Tsuchiya, Hiroki Ikeda, Norie Hayashi, Norie, Yuki Kitagawa, Mihoko Yano
the 31st International Congress of Psychology   26 Jul 2016   
Day-to-day variations in rest intervals between working days and recovery from fatigue: a 2-month single-case observational study
9 Jun 2015   
A book of Abstract, P.61
Facial emotion recognition, neurobehavioral performance, and sleep associated with care at the time of death among shift-working caregivers
T. Kubo, F. Togo, K. Tsuno, M. Takahashi, Y. Yanagiba, T. Ichimizu, E. Sato, S. Kikuchi, T. Mitani, T. Komatsu
the 22nd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society, a book of abstract, P.99   17 Sep 2014   
Repeated Sleep Restriction with Psychological Stress and Subsequent Recovery
Tomohide Kubo
The 3rd Asia Pacific Expert Workshop on Psychosocial Factors at Work   Aug 2012   

Research Grants & Projects

Employee worktime control and work schedule regularity
The 23rd Korea Japan China Joint Conference on Occupational Health: Travel Grant for Young Researcher
Project Year: May 2012 - May 2012    Investigator(s): Tomohide Kubo
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(スタートアップ))
Project Year: 2008 - 2009    Investigator(s): Tomohide KUBO
The most appropriate opportunity to recover from fatigue is the period of psychological or physical detachment from work, though some recovery takes place in working time. Recently, much attention has been paid to explore the association between b...


Behavioral Sleep Medicine
European Journal of Applied Physiology