KAGAWA, Masaharu

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Name
KAGAWA, Masaharu
E-mail
mskagawaeiyo.ac.jp
Affiliation
Kagawa Nutrition University
Section
Institute of Nutrition Sciences
Research funding number
80581008

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Mar 2006
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Feb 2010
Queensland University of Technology School of Human Movement Studies Postdoctoral Research Fellow
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2015
National Insitute of Public Health Visiting Research Fellow
 
2012
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Today
Queensland University of Technology The Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI) Member
 
Jan 2013
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Dec 2015
Queensland University of Technology School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Visiting Fellow
 
Jan 2014
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Today
Mahidol University Faculty of Public Health Adjunct Professor
 
Sep 2014
 - 
Today
Kagawa Nutrition University Institute of Nutrition Sciences
 
Jan 2015
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Jan 2018
Curtin University School of Public Health Visiting Associate Professor
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Kagawa Nutrition University Institute of Nutrition Sciences Deputy Director
 
Jan 2016
 - 
Today
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Adjunct Associate Professor
 
Feb 2018
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Today
Curtin University School of Public Health Visiting Professor
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jun 2011
Influence of measurement posture and frequency modes in total body water estimation using bioelectrical impedance spectroscopy in children and adults, Asia Pacific Conference of Clinical Nutrition (APCCN) Young Investigator Award, Asia Pacific Clinical Nutrition Society
Winner: Kagawa, M., Wishart, C., Hills, A. P.
 
Jun 2014
Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing (2013), Elsevier and the Editors of Body Image
 
Aug 2016
Certificate of Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, Obesity Research & Clinical Practice
 
May 2018
Physical characteristics and dietary intakes of Japanese high school track and field athletes, Outstanding Presentation Award (Poster), Korean Society for Exercise Nutrition
Winner: Ohno, H. and Kagawa, M.
 

Published Papers

 
Hastuti J, Kagawa M, Byrne NM, Hills AP
Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition   27(3) 592-598   2018   [Refereed]
Binns C, Lee MK, Kagawa M, Low WY, Scott J, Lee A, Zerfas A, Maycock B, Qiu L, Yusuff A, Raheem RA, Hamid S, Hokama T, Hairi NN, Lin JL, Bulgiba A, Khoo EM, Shakya P, Dahlui M, Karunathilake I.
Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health      2018   [Refereed]
Determination of new anthropometric cut-off values for obesity screening in Indonesian adults
Hastuti, J., Kagawa, M. , Byrne, N. M., Hills, A. P.
Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition   26(4) 650-656   2017   [Refereed]
Dietary guidelines for the Asia Pacific region: Report of the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Workshop 2016
Binns, C. W., Lee, M. K., Kagawa, M., Low, W. Y., Liqian, Q., Guldan, G. S., Hokama, T., Nanishi, K., Oy, S., Tang, L., Zerfas, A.
Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health   29(2) 98-101   2017   [Refereed]
Relationships between pathologic subjective halitosis, olfactory reference syndrome, and social anxiety in young Japanese women.
Tsuruta, M., Takahashi, T., Tokunaga, M., Iwasaki, M., Kataoka, S., Kakuta, S., Soh, I., Awano, S., Hirata, H., Kagawa, M., Ansai, T.
BMC Psychology   5 7   2017   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Measuring human body: Application of anthropometry and its future prospects
28(4) 235-245   2018   [Invited]
Ethical challenges in infant feeding research
Binns, C., Lee, M. K., Kagawa, M.
Nutrients   9(1) 59   2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Nutrients in Infancy: Progress and prospects
Binns, C., Lee, M. K., Kagawa, M.
Nutrients   9(10) 1131   2017   [Invited]
Growth and development among children in the world
Masaharu Kagawa
Journal of the Japanese Society of Health and Human Ecology   83(6) 198-207   2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Application of anthropometry in Health and Sports Medicine
Kagawa, M.
Journal of Applied Bio-metrology   (7) 13-19   2017   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Anthropometry and health for sport
Hume P., Kerr D., Ackland T. (eds)
Springer   2018   
Nutrients in Infancy
Binns, C., Lee, M. K., Kagawa, M. (Part:Joint Editor)
MDPI   2017   ISBN:978-3-03842-560-1
Body composition assessment in children and adolescents - implications for obesity.
Hills, AP. and Kagawa, M. (Part:Joint Work)
Routledge, London   2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Validation of the Somatomorphic Matrix Computer Program for predicting body composition in Japanese and Australian Caucasian males
Kagawa, M., Kerr, D., Binns, C.
2002 Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport   Oct 2002   Sports Medicine Australia
Ethnic differences in the BMI-%BF relationship: A comparative study of Japanese and Australian Caucasian males
Kagawa, M., Kerr, D., Uchida, H., Binns, C.
The 35th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH)   Oct 2003   APACPH
The relationship between an action of stepping over the obstacle and physical functions in the Japanese community-dwelling elderly women
Uchida, H., Nishiwaki, T., Tsuchikawa, T., Fujiwara, Y., Kagawa, M.
62nd Japanese Public Health Conference   Oct 2003   
Body image and body composition differences in Japanese and Australian males
Kagawa, M., Kerr, D., Dhaliwal, S., Binns, C.
2004 Pre-Olympic congress   Aug 2004   
The prediction of body fat in Japanese males living in Australia
Kagawa, M., Kerr, D., Binns, C.
2004 Pre-Olympic congress   Aug 2004   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Current practices and considerations in screening for childhood obesity in the Asia-Pacific region: Anthropometric perspectives
Project Year: Dec 2006 - Dec 2006
Aust$1,801.54
Ethnic differences in morphology and fat distribution in Australian Caucasian and Indigenous children
Project Year: Nov 2008 - Nov 2008
AU$3,000.00
How effective is Nintendo's Wii Fit for facilitating participation in, and positive attitudes towards, well-being and physical activity?
Queensland University of Technology: 
Project Year: Nov 2008 - Dec 2009
AU$9,626.00
Influence of posture on body fat estimation in males: comparison with the 4-compartment model
Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI, QUT): 
Project Year: Jan 2009 - Dec 2009
AU$10,000.00
Verification of influential factors of body image in Japanese young females and modification effect of health promotion
Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2012

Education

 
Feb 1996
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Dec 1998
Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology
 
Jan 1999
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Jan 2000
Bachelor of Sciences (Honours), School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology
 
Feb 2000
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Jul 2005
PhD, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology
 

Committee Memberships

 
2014
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Today
Japan Sports Nutrition Association (JSNA)
 
Jul 2016
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Today
Japanese Working Group for Kinanthropometry  Representative
 
2018
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Today
Japan Sports Nutrition Association (JSNA)