USHIYAMA Miho

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Name
USHIYAMA Miho
Affiliation
Waseda University
Section
Institue for Advanced Study
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Ph. D(Waseda University), MSc(University College London), M.A.(Waseda University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2004
   
 
July 2004 - March 2005
 
 
   
 
Research Assistant of 21st Century COE Program, Waseda University
 
2005
   
 
April 2005 - March 2007
 
 
   
 
Part-time Lecture, Nihon Fukushi Kyoiku Senmongakko, taught community management
 
2006
   
 
April 2006 - March 2007
 

Education

 
 
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2012
Japanese Language and Culture Major, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Waseda university
 
 
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2010
Medical Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, University College London
 
 
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2004
Japanese Language and Culture Major, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Waseda University
 

Misc

 
The Hope of a Cure: From the Cases of Atopic Dermatitis in Japan’
USHIYAMA Miho
Japanese Review of Cultural Anthropology   13 21-39   2012
‘Choices and Legitimacy: Seeking for Alternative Treatments of Eczema in Japan’
USHIYAMA Miho
Sustainable Health Promotion: Dialogue on Well- being & Human Security in Environmental Health   152-155   2010
Where Does Legitimacy Reside?: Controversy Regarding Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis in Japan
USHIYAMA Miho
Ecology of Care   
Where Does Legitimacy Reside?: Controversy Regarding Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis in Japan
USHIYAMA Miho
Ecology of Care      2014

Conference Activities & Talks

 
‘Emerging indigenous medical knowledge in Japan: From the case of Atopic Dermatitis’
the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Inter-Congress 2014   2014   
‘Patients’ Perspectives Behind the Non-Compliance: From the Cases of Atopic Dermatitis in Japan and the UK’
American Anthropological Association, 112th Annual Meeting   2013   
‘Steroid Phobia among patients with Atopic Dermatitis: in Japan and the UK’
Anthropology of Japan in Japan, Spring Workshop   2012   
‘Choices and Legitimacy: Seeking for Alternative Treatments of Eczema in Japan.’
2010   
‘Beliefs in Curability and Use of Medication: Case Studies of Eczema’
Society for Medical Anthropology. Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Celebrating 50 Years of Interdisciplinarity   2009   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Research on Atopic Dermatitis from the perspective of medical anthropology
Project Year: 2005