Fukushige Mizuho

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Fukushige Mizuho
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Medicine
Job title
Assistant Professor
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2017
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Oct 2016
Aug 2017
Global Communications Officer, Office of Global Initiatives, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2010
Aug 2012
Coordinator for Ho Chi Minh City Office, Office of Global Initiatives, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2009
Mar 2010
Coordinator for Ho Chi Minh City Office, Academic Service Office for the Medical Sciences Area, University of Tsukuba


Sep 2012
Nov 2016
Edinburgh Medical School: Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine,, University of Edinburgh,
Apr 2007
Mar 2009
Master’s Program in Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2003
Mar 2007
Biology Program, Faculty of Science, University of the Ryukyus

Published Papers

Population level changes in schistosome specific antibody levels following chemotherapy
Fukushige, M;Mutapi, F;Woolhouse, M.E.J.
Parasite Immunology      Nov 2018   [Refereed]
CK, Nyamasege;EW, Kimani-Murage;M, Wanjohi;E, Ma;M, Fukushige;Y, Wagatsuma
J Dev Orig Health Dis.   10(2) 237-245   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Inadequate knowledge in maternal nutrition is one of the determinants of low birth weight. However, little evidence is available on whether maternal nutrition counselling alone can influence birth weight among women from low socioeconomic househol...
Fukushige, M;Mitchell, K.M.;Bourke, C.C.;Woolhouse, M.E.J.;Mutapi, F
Frontiers in immunology   6(85)    2015   [Refereed]
Alam, M.S.;Kato, H.;Fukushige, M.;Wagatsuma, Y;Itoh, M.
Journal of Parasitology Research      2012   [Refereed]
Neem Extract as a Control Tool for Vector-borne Diseases: An Example of Visceral Leishmaniasis in Bangladesh
Wagatsuma, Y;Alam, M.S.;Fukushige, M;Islam, M.Z.;Itoh, M.;Mondal, D.;Haque, R.
Biopesticides International   5(2) 134-140   2009   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Population level changes in schistosome specific antibody levels following chemotherapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Fukushige, Mizuho;Mutapi, Francisca;Woolhouse, Mark E.J.
The joint symposium in infectious diseases   22 Feb 2019   筑波大学、ホーチミン市医科薬科大学
保木本崇弘;Chrispin, Manda;福重瑞穂;我妻, ゆき子
The 29th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japan Epidemiological Association   30 Jan 2019   日本疫学会
内藤舜斗;我妻, ゆき子;福重瑞穂
The 77th Japanese Society of Public Health Meeting   24 Oct 2018   日本公衆衛生学会
Handgrip strength, prediabetes, type 2 diabetes and hypertension among adults in Malawi
Chrispin, Manda;Fukushige, Mizuho;Crampin, Mia;我妻, ゆき子
Tsukuba Global Science Week 2018   20 Sep 2018   University of Tsukuba
Lifestyle patterns associated with hyperglycemia among adults in Mito, Japan
Manda, Chrispin Mahala;Fukushige, Mizuho;Wagatsuma, Yukiko
Japan Association for International Health The 33rd East Japan Annual Meeting   7 Jul 2018   Japan Association for International Health