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Director and Section Chiefs

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Tetsuya Mizoue


Career: Graduated from Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 1988, M.D. After working as an assistant professor at the Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, he joined the National Center for Global Health in 2006.
Specialties: Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine, Occupational Health, Global Health Qualifications: Medical Doctor, Occupational Health Consultant
He is the representative of the secretariat of a multicenter study of occupational health (J-ECOH Study) involving more than 10 companies headquartered in the Kanto and Tokai regions. His team has developed a machine learning model for predicting diabetes risk. He has been involved in the development and evaluation of school health project in Sri Lanka. Since the pandemice of COVID-19, he has been managing a research project on SARS-CoV-2 antibody among the NCGM staff.

Yosuke Inoue

Section Chief, Section of Preventive Medicine

Career: He graduated from School of Health Sciences and Nursing at the University of Tokyo in 2008 and obtained his PhD in Health Sciences from the same university in 2015. After working as a project assistant professor at the University of Tokyo, and as a postdoctoral scholar at the Carolina Population Center, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he joined Department of Epidemiology and Prevention at the National Center for Global Health and Medicine in 2018.
Specialties: Epidemiology, preventive medicine, and global health.
His research has mainly focused on non-communicable diseases in Japan, the United States, China, and Vietnam. At the National Center for Global Health, he engages in the Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health (J-ECOH) Study and the Khanh Hoa Cardiovascular Study in Nha Trang, Vietnam.


Name Position

Shohei Yamamoto

Senior researcher

Maki Konishi

Senior researcher (Data manager)

Ami Fukunaga

Senior researcher

Rachana Manandhar Shrestha


Zobida Islam


Yunfei Li


Aya Fujiwara


Haruka Miyake


Yu Wang