Faculty of Health and Medical SciencesDepartment of Nursing

Faculty Members

  • Kinuyo Niimi

    Kinuyo Niimi Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Nursing Management
    • Fundamental Education of Nursing
    • Staff Training Programs for Novice Nurses
    [Research Themes]
    • Condition of Utilization that Japanese Nursing University Students Implement
    • Nursing Management Skills and Knowledge during Clinical Practice Courses
  • Naomi Maeyama

    Naomi Maeyama Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Maternal Nursing/Women's health/oral health care/Reproductive health care/Mental health care
    [Research Themes]
    • Components that influence the motivation of pregnant women to promote oral health by perinatal nurses.
    • Factors related to promotion of oral health guidance for pregnant women by perinatal nurses.
    • Effect of introducing an evaluation method that comprehensively assesses knowledge, skills, and attitudes~Relationship between pre-and post-practice maternity nursing sense of coherence~
    • Relationship between student's rubric evaluation after child nursing practicum and self-educational ability

  • Naomi Kaneko

    Naomi Kaneko Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Sustainable nursing care is essential for the elderly who need medical treatment. However, the turnover rate of nurses working elderly care facilities are high.
    • We study to focus on work engagement, support nurses' by a positive point of view, and continuously support nurses' duties.
    [Research Themes]
    • Ongoing support for nurses' duties.
    • Nurses' work engagement
    • Developing of nurses and nursing students' emotional intelligence.
    • Developing nursing students' practical skills to nurses.
  • Kumiko Suzuki

    Kumiko Suzuki Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • Nursing Management
    • Women's health/Reproductive health care
    [Research Themes]
    • Nursing Job Satisfaction Survey
    • Basic competencies of nursing managers
    • Disaster prevention education for pregnant women
  • Shinji Irie

    Shinji Irie Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Public health nursing / Epidemiology / Statistics for Nursing Research
    [Research Themes]
    • Living donor liver transplantation follow-up: health-related quality of life and their relationship with the donor
    • Developing Interprofessional Education methods
    • Study of Public health nursing
  • Fumiko Hamabe

    Fumiko Hamabe Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Pediatric Nursing
    • Nursing for Children with Severe Motor and Intellectual Disabilities
    [Research Themes]
    • Nursing for Children with Severe Motor and Intellectual Disabilities
    • Nursing for Patients with Congenital Insensitivity to Pain with Anhidrosis
    • Medical care by nursing care workers
  • Maki Shibata

    Maki Shibata Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Psychiatric and mental health nursing
    • Narratives, compassion fatigue, nursing management, organizational culture
    • Cognitive behavioral therapy on psychiatric ward
    [Research Themes]
    • Nurse's experience of attending to patient narratives on psychiatric ward
    • Conflicts of nurses attending physically restrained patients
    • Short-term effects of inpatient cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Yukinori Nishida

    Yukinori Nishida Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Researches on the Home-based Medical Care and its surrounding environments
    • Medical law and the practices
    [Research Themes]
    • Legal environment for the verification of expected deaths
    • Research on the public decision making on medical fees for home-visit nursing
    • Research on medical / legal issues in the Japanese social security system
    • Research on the license law for medical workers
  • Katsuko Inomata

    Katsuko Inomata Associate professor

    [Key Words]
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • Nursing Management
    [Research Themes]
    • Nursing intervention with breast cancer
    • Research into competency of clinical nursing leaders
  • Satomi Mizutani

    Satomi Mizutani Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • Perioperative Nursing
    [Research Themes]
    • Interaction between students and clinical instructors
    • Perioperative nursing education
    • Narratives by breast cancer survivors
    • On-campus simulation exercise
  • Mayumi Takano

    Mayumi Takano Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Gerontological Nursing
    • Intergenerational understanding
    • Communication strategies
    • Educational program development in primarynursing care forelderly through cross generational exchange
    [Research Themes]
    • Communication maintenance over generational linguistic divide between nursing students and elderlycare recipients
    • Classifying the empathy types amongnursing studentsof elderly with dementia
    • Enrichment from peerguidance; on-site learning benefits from the preceding elderly nursing students to beginners
  • Iiko Nara

    Iiko Nara Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Acute nursing
    • Emergency nursing
    • Disaster Medicine/Nursing
    • Training of triage and acuity system
    • Training in neurosurgical emergency
    [Research Themes]
    • Research on the Hospital Emergency Triage System
    • Research on training for simulated neurosurgical emergency
    • Research on mass gathering medicine
  • Keiko Hisamatsu

    Keiko Hisamatsu Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Severity, level of needs for medical/nursing care
    • Acute-phase patients
    • Perioperative nursing
    • Learning effect of outpatient practice
    • Team-healthcare
    [Research Themes]
    • Research on form B for the evaluation of nursing care needs
    • Learning effect of outpatient practice in adult nursing training (Perioperative period)
    • Learning of nursing students after completion of “Team-healthcare exercise”
  • Tokusei Sakata

    Kiyomi Saguchi Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Gerontological Nursing
    • Strength / Spirituality
    • Text mining Method / Analysis on Personal Attitude Construct
    [Research Themes]
    • Research on Strength in the Elderly
    • Research on Spirituality in the Elderly
    • Research on Student Independence and Teaching Methods
  • Ikuko Kakenoshita

    Ikuko Kakenoshita Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Pediatric Nursing
    • Psychiatric nursing
    • School health
    [Research Themes]
    • Early intervention for students with mental disorder and mental issue
    • support program for children with Developmental disability in nursery schools
    • Preparation in pediatric medical care
  • Makiko Aoki

    Makiko Aoki Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • We study to alleviate mothers' physical burden after childbirth. Therefore, we approach to the subject by adopting the method of ergonomics to research the “posture” in perinatal period. Also we are interested in postpartum depression, so we are verifying the relationship between sex hormone and cognitive functions.
    • Study to Alleviate Mothers' Physical Burden after Childbirth
    [Research Themes]
    • Pain related to breastfeeding in seated and side-lying positions: assessment and recommendations for improved guidance
    • A Study of factors affecting affordance various kinds of baby carrier
    • Breastfeeding positioning based on the ergonomic approach
    • Emotional and cognitive functional imaging of estrogen and progesterone effects
  • Mayumi Hashimoto

    Makoto Tashiro Lecturer

    [Key Words]
    • Psychiatric and Mental health Nursing
    • Long-term hospitalization at a psychiatric hospital
    • Support for addiction patients
    • Nursing ethics of psychiatric nurses
    [Research Themes]
    • Approach to people with Mental Disorders living in the community
    • Research on the role and function of nurses in Psychiatric outpatients
    • Psychosocial support for addiction patients and their families
    • Ethical behavior and ethical problems of nurses in Psychiatric Hospital
  • Daichi Suzuki

    Daichi Suzuki Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Community & public health nursing
    • Global health nursing
    • Systematic reviews
    [Research Themes]
    • Global health nursing research
    • Systematic Reviews
    • Paternal bonging research (Elucidation of the concept of paternal-child bonding and its mechanism of early disorders)
    • Studies on community and public health settings
  • Sachiko Tsujita

    Sachiko Tsujita Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Nursing management
    • Collaboration in nursing team
    • Management skills of nurses
    [Research Themes]
    • Staff nurse's management of care delegation to nursing assistants in acute care hospitals
    • Collaboration between nurses and nursing assistants in acute care
    • Integrated practice for nursing students to learn management