YOSHIMURA Takesumi

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Name
YOSHIMURA Takesumi
Affiliation
Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences
Job title
Director in General,Professor Emeritus
Degree
Dr. Med. Sci.(Kyushu University), Master of Public Health(HARVARD UNIV, HARVARD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH(USA))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Sciences, Director
 
1971
 - 
1979
Kyushu Univ. Faculty of Medicing Research Associate
 
1979
 - 
1984
Univ. Occup. 2 Environm. Health Japan Assoc. Prof.
 
2004
   
 
- Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental
 
1984
 - 
2004
UOEH, Inst, Ind Ecol, Sci, Dept, Clinical Epid. PROF.
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1975
Epidemiology, Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health
 
 
 - 
1971
Social Medicine, Postgraduate Course in Medical Science, Kyushu Univ.
 
 
 - 
1967
Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2002
Distinguished Contribution Award
 
2003
THE Japanese Soceity for Hygiene
 

Misc

 
Epidemiologic study on Yusho, a poisoning caused by ingestion of rice oil contaminated with a commercial brand of polychlorinated biphenyls(jointly worked)
Environmental Health Perspective   1    1972
Growth of school children with PCBs poisoning or Yusho(jointly worked)
Environmental Research   17    1978
Prevalence and incidence of onchocerciasis as baseline data for evaluation of vector control in San Vicente Pacaya, Guatemala(jointly worked)
Transactions of Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene   76(1)    1982
Relationship between the amount of rice oil ingested by patients with Yusho and their subjective symptoms(jointly worked)
Environmental Health Perspective   59    1985

Books etc

 
Wood workers and sino-nasal cancer-Case control study used autopsy records-
1984   
Clinical clues for epidemiologic research
1987   
Wood workers and sino-nasal cancer-Case control study-
1988   
"Growth of Affected Children"
"YUSHO-A Human Disaster Caused by PCBs and Related Compounds-"Kyushu University Press   1996   
"Survival of Patients"(jointly worked)
"YUSHO-A Human Disaster Caused by PCBs and Related Compounds-"Kyushu University Press   1996   

Works

 
Epidemiologic Study on Onchocerciasis in Guatemala
1978 - 1985
Cancer Registry in Fukuoka Prefecture
1984
Cohort Study on Lifestyle and Cancer
1986
International Collaborative Study of Cancer Risk among Nuclear Industry Workers
1993
Epidemiology of Stomach Cancer

Research Grants & Projects

 
Epidemiologic study on life style and cancer
Project Year: 1986   
Epidemiologic study on gastric cancer by Histologic type
Radiation Epidemiology
Epidemiologic study on Arsenic pollution in drinking water Arsenic pollution, Drinking water, health effect.
Epidemiologic study on Yusho
Project Year: 1968