Oshimi Takayuki

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Oshimi Takayuki
Takayuki Oshimi
International University of Health and Welfare
School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, -
Job title
Assistant Professor
Research funding number

Research Areas



Translation and Interpreting, Macquarie University Postgraduate Diploma

Awards & Honors

Jul 2007
The 3rd Kenichi Uemura Award

Published Papers

Chest   132(5) 1688-1690   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
Guidelines for Training Health Care Interpreters in Japan
Journal of Medical English Education   5(2) 79-87   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
Improvement of the Quality of the Examination for Proficiency in English for Medical Purposes
6. Masato Hitosugi, Chiharu Ando, Masako Shimizu, J. Patrick Barron, Tsukimaro Nishimura, Kinko Tamamaki, Mitsuko Hirano, Shizuo Oi
Journal of Medical English Education   8(2) 104-108   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
Overview of Studies on Language Barriers in Health Care
Journal of Nihon University Medical Association   69(5) 282-286   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Many health care professionals in Japan may face growing communication difficulties due to the governmental growth strategy released in 2010 aiming to increase the capacity to care for non-Japanese speaking patients. This article describes what is...
Evaluation of a pilot training program for health care interpreting
Eric Hajime Jego
Asahikawa Medical College Research Bulletin   8(1) 16-23   Dec 2007   [Refereed]

Books etc

Living Healthy in Asahikawa (Asahikawa Info 2003.11-2008.3)
Asahikawa International Committee   Aug 2003   
Dr. Oshimi's Healthy Lifestyle (Xene 2004.10-2006.1)
Xene Inc.   Oct 2004   
医学英語道場(INT 2009.11-)
E. H. Jego and J. Khoh (Part:Joint Work)
Nov 2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

Health Care Interpreting Training
Japan Association of Translators Tokyo Meeting   Jun 2008   Japan Association of Translators
Health Care Interpreting Career Development: Moving Towards Professionalization in Japan
XVII FIT (International Federation of Translators)   Apr 2008   International Federation of Translators
Eric Hajime Jego
Aug 2008   
Roles of Health Care Interpreters in Professional Practice
Sep 2008   
Health Care Interpreting as a Profession
PROJECT Tokyo   Nov 2008   Japan Association for Translators