教員紹介

山本 太郎 教授

専門・研究テーマ・キーワード
国際保健、医療人類学
担当課程
博士前期課程専任教員

取得学位・資格

MD., PhD, PhD

個人/所属ウェブページ

http://www.tm.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/newrect/japanese/member/yamamoto.html

他所属

NEKKEN, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University

経歴

He graduated from Nagasaki Medical School in 1990 and went on to post graduate school, obtaining two PhD on Virology and International Health from Nagasaki University and The University of Tokyo, respectively. Since then, he has been working mainly as part of the academic staff in universities including Nagasaki University, Kyoto University as well as Cornell University.

Currently, he is a professor and the chairman of the Department of International Health at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University. Before his current position he worked for three years as a senior advisor for International Health Policy in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

現在の主な研究活動地域

  • Nepal
  • Andes
  • Tibet
  • Haiti
  • China

最近の5つの出版物

  1. Aki Yazawa, Yosuke Inoue, *Guoxi Cai*, *Raoping Tu*, Meng Huang, Fei He, Jie Chen, *Taro Yamamoto*. Epstein-Barr virus antibody titer as a stress biomarker and its association with social capital in rural Fujian communities, China. American Journal of Human Biology. In Press. 2018.
  2. *Shiomi Yoshida*, Tsubasa Araki, Tomohito Asai, Kazunari Tsuyuguchi, Kentaro Arikawa, Tomotada Iwamoto, Chie Nakajima, Yasuhiko Suzuki, Kenji Oya, Tokuma Yanai, *Tadayuki Wada*, *Taro Yamamoto*. Phylogenetic uniqueness of Mycobacterium avium subspecies hominissuis isolated from an abnormal pulmonary bovine case.Infect Genet Evol. In Press. 2018.
  3. *Raoping Tu*, Yusuke Inoue, Aki Yazawa,Xiaoning Hao, Yueping Li, Xiuquan Lin, Fie He,*Taro Yamamoto*. Social participation and the onset of hypertension among middle-aged and old population:Longitudinal evidence from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study. 2018.
    DOI:org/10.1111/ggi.13317(IF=2.351)
  4. *Shuko Takahashi*, Yuki Yonekura, Ryohei Sasaki, Yukari Yokoyama, Kozo Tanno, Kiyomi Sakata, Akira Ogawa, Seichiro Kobayashi, and*Taro Yamamoto*.
    Weight gain in survivors living in temporary housing in the tsunami-stricken area during the recovery phase following the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.PLoS ONE (in press)2016.
  5. Katsura Igai, Manabu Itakura, Suguru Nishijima, Hirohito Tsurumaru, Wataru Suda, Takumi Tsutaya, Eriko Tomitsuka, Kiyoshi Tadokoro, Jun Baba, Shingo Odani, Kazumi Natsuhara, Ayako Morita, Minoru Yoneda, Andrew Greenhill, Paul Horwood, Jun-ichi Inoue, Moriya Ohkuma, Yuichi Hongoh,*Taro Yamamoto*, Peter Siba, Masahira Hattori, Kiwamu Minamisawa, and Masahiro Umezaki..
    “Nitrogen fixation and *nifH* diversity in human gut microbiota”.Scientific
    Reports.2016 Aug 24;6:31942. doi: 10.1038/srep31942.

メッセージ

熱帯医学・公衆衛生学と,医療人類学や開発経済学といった社会科学,さらには現場における保健医療援助論や保健医療政策論が一体となったコースです。近年の開発途上国の現場は,こうしたさまざまな学問体系に触れた上で,肯定的にも否定的にも自分自身の理解を深め,実践を行っていくことが必要だと思います。本研究科は,そうした理解と実践への「入り口」を提供し,さらなる飛躍への土台を提供するものだと考えています。伸びやかで自由な発想を持ったみなさまの入学を期待しています。

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