Fujisawa Yoshikazu

Fujisawa Yoshikazu

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Yoshikazu Fujisawa, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in Health Policy and Sociology at the Graduate School of Management, Information and Innovation, The University of Shizuoka. He also got M.A. in Sociology at Waseda University in Japan and Graduate Diploma in Public Health at The University of Auckland in New Zealand. He was a Visiting Research Fellow of The Centre for Clinical Governance Research, The University of New South Wales and The Australian Centre for Health Promotion, The University of Sydney in Australia in 2001. He has also trained as a researcher of health policy at The National Institute of Health and Hospital Management and The National Institute of Public Health. He has been appointed as a Lecture in Social Capital Studies, at The Department of Community and Global Health, The Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo since 2009 and as a Visiting Professor in Patient Safety Research, The Department of Patient Safety and Management, The Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo Medical University in Japan.

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Visiting Professor, Department of Patient Safety and Management, Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo Medical University, Japan
Lecturer, Department of Community and Global Health, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
Associate Professor, School of Management and Information/Graduate School of Management, Information and Innovation, University of Shizuoka, Japan
Lecturer, Department of Social Welfare/Graduate School of Social Welfare, Niigata University of Health and Welfare, Japan
Researcher Resident, Department of Health Care Policy, National Insinuate of Health, Japan
Visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
Visiting Research Fellow, Australian Centre for Health Promotion, Department of Public Health & Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia


Master in Arts (Sociology), Waseda University
Graduate Diploma in Public Health, University of Auckland

Published Papers

Systematic hospital-based management to maintain the safety of central venous catheterisation
Masashi URAMATSU, Yoshikazu FUJISAWA, Yoko OHOTSUBO, Megumi TAKAHASHI, Shiro MISHIMA, Jun WADA, and Tamotsu MIKI
東京医科大学紀要      Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Evaluation of the medical service environment for a second medical area using data envelope analysis
Shinya MIZUNO, Haruka OHBA, Atsuo KAKEHI, Yoshikazu FUJISAWA
日本ソーシャルデータサイエンス論文誌      Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Using Timestamps for an Effective Utilization of Video Content and the Construction of its Platform
Shinya MIZUNO, Masashi URAMATSU, Takahiro SOUMA, Haruka OHBA, Yoshikazu FUJISAWA
Turkish Online Journal ofEducational Technology   906-911   Dec 2017
Comparison of Health Care Provision Capacity in Second Medical Area
Haruka Ohba, Shinya Mizuno, Yoshikazu Fujisawa, Atsuo Kakehi
Proceedings of The 4th East Asia Workshop on Industrial Engineering      Nov 2017
水野信也, 藤澤由和, 八卷直一
日本経営工学会論文誌   68(2) 99-108   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
How does tourism differ among generations? Tourists from the United States and their willingness to visit Japan
Yu Ishida, Miki Miyaki, Yoshikazu Fujisawa Kunihiko Iwasaki
International Journal of Tourism Sciences   17(1) 49-60   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Do failures in non-technical skills contribute to fatal medical accidents in Japan? A review of the 2010–2013 national accident reports
Masashi Uramatsu, Yoshikazu Fujisawa, Shinya Mizuno,Takahiro Souma,Akinori Komatsubara, Tamotsu Miki
BMJ Open   7(2) 1-8   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Tsuyoshi Hamano, Yoshikazu Fujisawa, et. al.
American Journal of Hypertension   24(6) 643-646   2011   [Refereed]
Tsuyoshi Hamano, Yoshikazu Fujisawa, et. al.
American Journal of Hypertension   24(6) 643-646   2011   [Refereed]
Political ideology and health in Japan: a disaggregated analysis.
Tsuyoshi Hamano, Yoshikazu Fujisawa, et. al.
. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health   27(2) 163-69   2011


Report on the 44th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society of Health & Medical Sociology
Fujisawa Yoshikazu

Books etc

The impact of telehealth on health care workforce: A global perspective.
Medical Information Science Reference   2010   
Medical Students' Knowledge and Perceptions of e-Health: Results of a Study in Sri Lanka.
IOS Press   2007