基本情報

所属
静岡県立大学短期大学部 歯科衛生学科 教授 (学科代表)
学位
博士(歯学)(岡山大学)
学士(歯学)(岡山大学)

J-GLOBAL ID
200901008528474291

Dr. Yukie Nakai is currently a chair and professor in the Dept. of Dental Hygiene, University of Shizuoka Junior College, Japan. She received her DDS from Okayama University Dental School in Okayama, Japan in 1992, and received her PhD in Pediatric Dentistry from Okayama University Graduate School of Dentistry in 1996. She had been on faculty as an Assistant Professor at the same university for 20 years. She came to the United States in 1997 and worked in the Departments of Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Sciences as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA for 3 years, treating pediatric patients in pediatric dental clinic and doing research in dental fear, local anesthesia use in pediatric dental practices, fluoride varnish, and xylitol in children. Dr. Nakai has been certified in Pediatric Dentistry in Japan, and had been working at Okayama University Hospital. She has 19 articles published in English and 19 in Japanese, and 32 abstracts in English and 82 in Japanese. She has been invited for special lecture over 100 times nationally and internationally. Her major research interests relate to children’s oral health, dental fear and behavioral management, and geriatric oral health was included in such interests recently.

Dr. Nakai's scholarly work is recognized internationally and nationally. Her paper on measures of children's dental fear, for example, has been cited more than 28 times in international journals. Her work on the effects of xylitol has also been cited widely. She has also been very active as a teacher in pediatric dentistry, public oral health, and dental hygiene in Japan.

Putting her knowledge and experiences to practical use, Dr. Nakai has contributed to several public oral health projects in Shizuoka prefecture, and one of them is appointment as the chief of committee for Oral health promotion projects conducted by Shizuoka administration, Japan.


学歴

  2

受賞

  5

論文

  36

MISC

  33

講演・口頭発表等

  206

社会貢献活動

  1

メディア報道

  38

その他

  5