Visiting Associate Professor Miyuki Oikawa

Speciality / Research theme / Keywords
Community Health, Human Resource for Health, French-speaking Africa
National Center for Global Health and Medicine


Doctor of Philosophy in Human Care Science
Master of Public Health

Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Nursery Teacher

Personal/Work Web Page Addresses

Bureau of International Health Cooperation | Bureau of International Health Cooperation (ncgm.go.jp)

Research gate or Linked-in account links

LinkedIn: Miyuki Oikawa Diedhiou


Public Health Nurse (local government office, private enterprise)
Registered Nurse (general hospital)
JICA Expert (Viet Nam, Senegal, Democratic Republic of the Congo)


Lecture at a nursing school


Competency assessment of clinical nurses in French-speaking Africa

The country/countries where you work currently

  • Democratic Republic of the Congo/li>
  • Senegal

Five MOST IMPORTANT/INTERESTING recent publications

  • Mari Nagai*, Miyuki Oikawa, Toyomitsu Tamura, Yuriko Egami, Noriko Fujita Can we apply lessons learned from Ebola experience in West Africa for COVID-19 in lower income countries? Global Health & Medicine. 2020. DOI: 10.35772/ghm.2020.01028.


I have been working in French-speaking African countries for over 11 years. I would like to contribute for the TMGH in the fields of education and research through my experience as a practitioner in the field of health.