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Meiji Gakuin University
Faculty of Sociology and Social Work, Department of Social Work.

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Research Assistant
Apr 1994
Mar 1999
Tokai University Associate Professor
Apr 2012
Mar 2014
Meiji Gakuin University Faculty of Sociology and Social Work Manager(Dean)


Apr 1972
Mar 1976
Faculty of Social Welfare, Japan College of Social Work
Apr 1989
Mar 1991
Graduate School, Division of Social Welfare, Japan College of Social Work

Committee Memberships

Apr 1998
Dec 2016
Japanese Society for Behavioral Sciences of the Elderly


Characteristics of the Yoro-in that the Insitute for the Elderly before Seccond World War in Kobe, Osaka and Kyoto
(150) 47-75   Feb 2018
Monograph of the Staff of the Nursing Home whiich met with East japan Great Earthqauke Disaster
Meiji Gakuin Sociology and Social Welfare Review   (143) 275-308   Dec 2014
Health Co-op's Initiatives to Create the Elderly-Friendly Community
Review of Consumer Co-operative Studies   (418) 20-26   Nov 2010
Considering care for the elderly in Japan and Korea
Journal of Care and Behavioral Sciences for the Elderly   14(2) 28-36   Feb 2009
The adignity of Elderly Persins' Lives and Issues surrounding Long-term Care Insurance System
Social Welfare Studies   (100) 59-66   Oct 2007

Books etc

Decision-Making Process of LAW FOR WELFARE OF THE AGED
Seishin Shobou   Aug 1993   

Conference Activities & Talks

Precedent of Age-Friendly City Development at Akita in Japan [Invited]
The 23rd Jeju Forum:Korea,US,Japan's Lessons and Experiences of WHO Global Age-Friendly City Network   5 Jun 2015   Jeju Development Institute and Jeju Longevity Culture Research Center
How Much Does Certification as a Care Worker Matter in Japan
Deborah J. Milly: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Mario Lopez: Kyoto University Reiko Ogawa: kyushu University, Masaaki Satake: Nagoya Gakuin University, Sunghee Lee: Alzheimer's Association Korea
AAS-in-Asia   25 Jun 2016   AAS-in-Asia in Doshisha University
The Suggestion from the elderly person facilities at the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake
6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016   29 Aug 2016   IDRC Davos
The Comprehensive Regional Support Care System for the Elderly and Social Worker
International Conference on Social Work in Aging and Urbanization   16 May 2017   Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Expansion and utilization of the emergency medical information kit for 10 years
International Federation on Ageing 14th Global Conference on Ageing   10 Aug 2018   International Federation on Ageing

Research Grants & Projects

The study of history for social welfare in Japan
Project Year: Apr 1980 - Mar 1981
The study on awareness of Alzheimer's Disease of Middle-aged Person
Project Year: Apr 1990 - Mar 1992
The study on the home-help systems
Project Year: Apr 1994 - Mar 1996
The study on the housing services of the elderly
Project Year: Apr 1994 - Mar 1996
Research on Family Caregiving in Singapore-Spousal Carers of the aged in Singapore and Japan
National University of Singapore: 
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2007