Student activities and publications (October 2021)

Student activities

Monthly student activities and publications


2021/Oct Ms. Yayoi Murano, a doctoral student has published her Capstone Project in the JAMA Network Open.

Authors: Murano Y, Shoji H, Ikeda N, et al.

Research title: Analysis of Factors Associated With Body Mass Index at Ages 18 and 36 Months Among Infants Born Extremely Preterm.

Name of Journal: JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(10):e2128555. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.28555


2021/October Ms. Erika Nakanishi, a graduate student of the MPH Program, presented her Capstone Project work at the congress below. She was also awarded one of the three best poster abstracts in the category.

Conference: The 17th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care 2021
Presentation type: Poster
Date: October 6-8, 2021
Research title: Willingness to Engage in Advance Care Planning among Older Workers of the Community: A Single-centered Cross-Sectional Study
Authors: Erika Nakanishi, Kuniyoshi Hayashi


Ms. Haruka Maeda, a graduate student of the professional degree program (MPH), presented her research on the efficacy of a COVID-19 vaccine (provisional results for July-August 2021) at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University. (Will be updated as needed.)

Research on the Efficacy of a COVID-19 Vaccine - Research for Incentive in Collaboration with Other Institutions in Japan