The purpose of health services research is to analyze health services, and obtain findings conducive to the improvement of health delivery system by using epidemiological methods.

In our department, of health services research, we have focus upon emergency medicine and environmental epidemiology. With respect to these topics, we have been involved in epidemiological studies, and subsequent health policy proposal based upon our research findings.


Professor Akihito Hagihara, DMSc, MPH Assistant Professor Daisuke Onozuka, PhD


Department of Health Communication,
Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences

3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
Tel: +81-92-642-6193


10th Japan Health Communication Conferende will be held at Kyushu University. [Link]