Ryo Okubo

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Name
Ryo Okubo
Nickname
rokubo
E-mail
ryo-okuboncnp.go.jp
Affiliation
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
Section
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Translational Medical Center
Job title
Section Chief
Degree
M.D.(Hokkaido University School of Medicine), Ph.D.(Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine)
Research funding number
00803470
ORCID ID
0000-0002-1254-1926

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Ryo Okubo, M.D., Ph.D., is a board-certified psychiatrist. He completed his residency training of clinical psychiatry at the department of neuropsychiatry, Hokkaido University and has worked with adult, adolescents, and children across various setting, including inpatients and outpatients medical and rehabilitation units. He has received extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and provides supervision for medical staffs in training programs of CBT for depression.

In addition to his work as a clinician, Dr. Okubo has been involved in research and teaching. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Medicine from Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine. He was the recipient of Young Researcher program financed by Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) and worked for National Cancer Center Japan. The primary focus of his research has been on associations of health behavior including diet and exercise with psychiatric distress or disorders. He is currently a section chief, Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Translational Medical Center, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan. He consults on various topics regarding to clinical epidemiology.

Research Areas

 
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2019
Ohta Oilmill Research Encouragement Award, Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition
 
Oct 2018
Oversea travel poster award, The 8th Mind-Body Interface International Symposium
 
Sep 2018
International Academic Meeting Encouragement Award, Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition
 
Aug 2018
Young Researcher Seminar, Research Director award, National Cancer Center Japan
 
Oct 2017
Oversea travel award, The 7th Mind-Body Interface International Symposium
 
Nov 2015
Certificate Grade 2, Pass with distinction, Japan Statistical Society
 
Apr 2013
Travel award, The 8th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Schizophrenia Research
 

Published Papers

 
Noguchi H, Okubo R, Hamazaki K, Yamashita A, Narisawa T, Matsuoka YJ
Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids   149 18-23   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Okubo R, Wada S, Shimizu Y, Tsuji K, Hanai A, Imai K, Uchitomi Y, Fujiwara Y, Tsugane S, Matsuoka YJ
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology      Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Okubo R, Kinoshita T, Katsumata N, Uezono Y, Xiao J, Matsuoka YJ
Brain, Behavior, and Immunity      Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Okubo R, Noguchi H, Hamazaki K, Sekiguchi M, Kinoshita T, Katsumata N, Narisawa T, Uezono Y, Xiao J, Matsuoka YJ
Journal of Affective Disorders      Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Okubo R, Matsuoka YJ, Sawada N, Mimura M, Kurotani K, Nozaki S, Shikimoto R, Tsugane S
Scientific Reports      May 2019   [Refereed]
Horigome A, Okubo R, Hamazaki K, Kinoshita T, Katsumata N, Uezono Y, Xiao JZ, Matsuoka YJ
Beneficial Microbes      Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Ichiro Kusumi, Yuki Arai, Ryo Okubo, Minoru Honda, YasuhiroMatsuda, Yukihiko Matsuda, Akihiko Tochigi, Yoshiteru Takekita, Hiroyoshi Yamanaka, Keiichi Uemura, Koichi Ito, Kiyoshi Tsuchiya, Jun Yamada, Bunta Yoshimura, Nobuyuki Mitsui, Sigehiro Matsubara, Takayuki Segawa, Nobuyuki Nishi, Yasufumi Sugawara, Yuki Kako, Ikuta Shinkawa, Kaoru Shinohara, Akiko Konishi, Junichi Iga, Naoki Hashimoto, Shinsaku Inomata, Noriko Tsukamoto, Hiroto Ito, Yoichi M. Ito and Norihiro Sato
BJPsych Open      Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Ryo Okubo, Hiroko Noguchi, Kei Hamazaki, Masayuki Sekiguchi, Takayuki Kinoshita, Noriko Katsumata, Tomomi Narisawa, Yasuhito Uezono, Jinzhong Xiao, Yutaka J. Matsuoka
Prostaglandins Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids      Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Ryo Okubo, Minori Koga, Noriko Katsumata, Toshitaka Odamaki, Shiina Matsuyama, Matsuhiko Oka, Hisashi Narita, Naoki Hashimoto, Ichiro Kusumi, Jinzhong Xiao, Yutaka J. Matsuoka
Journal of Affective Disorders      Feb 2019   [Refereed]

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2019
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Today
Visiting Reseacher, Department of Psychiatry, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine
 
Aug 2019
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Today
Section Chief, Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Translational Medical Center, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
 
Aug 2019
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Today
Researcher(Concurrent position), Department of Mental Health Policy, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
 
Apr 2019
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Jul 2019
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Mental Health Policy, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
 
Apr 2017
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Mar 2019
Project researcher, Div. Health Care Research, National Cancer Center Japan
 
Apr 2017
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Mar 2019
Research resident, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development
 
Oct 2015
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Today
Certified Psychiatrist, The Japanese Board of Psychiatry
 
Apr 2015
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Today
Cognitive behavioural therapy supervisor, Study Group of the Procedures and Effectiveness of Psychotherapy, funded by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2017
Clinical fellow, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Hokkaido University Hospital
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2017
Ph.D. in medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2013
Clinical staff, Department of Neuropsychiatry, National Hospital Organization Obihiro Hospital
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2010
Resident, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Hokkaido University Hospital
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2009
Resident, Federation of National Public Service Personnel Mutual Aid Associations Tonan Hospital
 
Apr 2002
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Mar 2008
Hokkaido University School of Medicine
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Jul 2019 - Jul 2021    Investigator(s): Hirokazu Takahashi
Fear of cancer recurrence among breast cancer survivors could be controlled by prudent dietary modification considering polyunsaturated fatty acids and gut microbiota
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Ryo Okubo
A study examining the effect of alpha linolenic acid and probiotics on fear of cancer recurrence
Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition: Ohta Oilmill Research Encouragement Award
Project Year: Sep 2019 - Aug 2020    Investigator(s): Ryo Okubo
The associations of polyunsaturated fatty acids and gut microbiota with fear of cancer recurrence in cancer survivors
Foundation for Promotion of Cancer Research: Research Grant for cancer survivors
Project Year: Sep 2018 - Aug 2019    Investigator(s): Ryo Okubo
The relationship between childhood abuse and symptoms in schizophrenia
The Hokkaido Society of Psychiatry and Neurology: Research Grant
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Ryo Okubo

Misc

 
Ryo Okubo
Japanese Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology   22(11) 1059-1066   Nov 2019   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo
認知療法研究      Aug 2018   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo, Yutaka Matsuoka
Japanese journal of child and adolescent psychiatry      Jun 2018   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo
臨床精神薬理      Jun 2018   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo
精神療法      May 2017   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo
予防精神医学      Nov 2016   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo
認知療法研究      Aug 2016   [Invited]
Ryo Okubo, Yuki Omiya, Wakako Umene-Nakano, Tomohiro Shirasaka
精神科治療学      Jul 2013   [Invited]

Books etc

 
精神科臨床144のQ&A
Ryo Okubo (Part:Contributor, 抗精神病薬による治療中に血液検査はどれくらいの頻度で行うのがよいでしょうか?)
星和書店   Nov 2018   
精神科研修ノート 改訂第2版
Ryo Okubo (Part:Contributor, 精神科リハビリテーション)
診断と治療社   Apr 2016   ISBN:4787821903
双極性障害の認知行動療法
大久保亮 (Part:Joint Translation, 第12章 家族および社会的側面)
岩崎学術出版社   Sep 2012   ISBN:9784753310494