Manuscript by GSPH student has been published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society


One of the Graduate School of Public Health students has published a research paper in an international peer-reviewed journal.
Under the guidance of Professor Naoki Ikegami, this manuscript was written based on what he learned through the Health Policy and Management course taught at the Graduate School of Public Health.
The detailed information of his manuscript is as follows:

Komiya, Kosaku. The decreasing use of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube feeding in Japan. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2018.


Primary author: Kosaku Komiya 1), 2),

Co-authours: Yuko Usagawa 1), Junichi Kadota 1), Naoki Ikegami 2)

1) Respiratory Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Oita University Faculty of Medicine

2) Graduate School of Public Health, St. Luke’s International University