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Graduate School of Public Health, Support Unit for Conducting Clinically Essential Studies, St.Luke’s International University Division of Environmental health Associate Professor
okyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) Department of Global Health Promotion Adjunct Lecturer
University of Yamanashi Faculty of Medicine Adjunct Lecturer
Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University Department of Public Health Adjunct Lecturer
Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine(Mar, 2012 Tottori University of Medicine)
Master of Medical science(Mar, 2005 Okayama University of Medicine)


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After studying allergy/immunology, cell physiology, cranial nerve physiology at Okayama University, Started a full-scale survey of health effects of Asian dust and air pollutants at the Graduate School of Medicine, Tottori University from 2008.
After working at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, I am currently an associate professor at the Graduate school of Public Health, St.Luke's International University, teaching public health and environmental health. The research of environmental epidemiology, the health effects of environmental issues, and preventive medicine (e.g. Masks) is consistently advanced.
Concerning the health effects of Asian dust (Atmospheric particulate matter) on humans, research is conducting on the field investigation of Asian dust sources, environmental measurement, and a multifaceted approach combining weather and medicine.
I am focusing on the phenomenon that the effect of the sky condition to the human health on the ground, and constructing the application and health prediction using the observation data.
The protective effect of masks and how to handle masks to protect yourself from air pollutants (PM2.5), infection disease, pollinosis, and house dust.
Besides, research on the psychological effects of the environment, diseases, parenting of children and pregnant women, and autism is conducting in conjunction with the environment.





Books and Other Publications

  • Kazunari Onishi
    Gentosha Media Consulting, Gentosha (released)  Nov, 2019 (ISBN: 9784344925397) 
  • 黒崎泰典, 黒沢洋一, 篠田雅人, 山中典和, 大谷眞二, 大西一成, 尾崎孝宏, 長田和雄, 衣笠利彦, 木村玲二, 島田章則, 谷口武士, 田村憲司, 恒川篤史, 永松大, 新田裕史, 森田剛仁, 森永由紀, 山中典和, 山本福壽
    丸善出版  Mar, 2016 
  • 伊藤健彦, 大谷眞二, 大西一成, 黒崎泰典, 山中典和(Role: Joint author, 「自然:地形」p22, ゴビ砂漠南部で撮影した土壌の乾燥状態を観察した様子を紹介した。 「調査:日本に飛来した黄砂」p86〜p87, 日本に飛来した黄砂の電子顕微鏡写真の解説とサンプリングの様子を写真で紹介した。)
    今井出版  Mar, 2014 



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