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About Japan Young Epidemiologists Network

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Welcome to the website for Japan Young Epidemiologists Network (J-YEN)!

J-YEN has been the hub for early career epidemiologists in Japan, through the active communications including "nomunication". J-YEN has provided many opportunities of face-to-face meetings, seminars, workshops and so on since its establishment in 1996 to support and encourage early career epidemiologists. Currently, more than 250 members join in J-YEN as of August 2017.

At the 21st International Epidemiological Association, World Congress of Epidemiology 2017 (21 August, 2017 at Saitama, Japan), we held a session entitled with "Early career epidemiologists- current activity and future development-" with Early career epidemiologists in IEA. For more details, please visit the following page.

*Link for the 21st IEA, WCE 2017*

J-YEN is managed voluntarily by 21 early career epidemiologists from various regions and organizations in Japan.
Isao Oze (Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute)
Hiroyuki Kikuchi (Tokyo Medical University)
Keisuke Kuwahara (Teikyo University Graduate School of Public Health)
Yuka Akiyama (University of Yamanashi)
Kayoko Ichikawa (Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare [temporary transfer from Kyoto Univerisity])
Haruhiko Inada (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Haruhiko Imamura (Toho University)
Kazunari Onishi (University of Yamanashi)
Masako Kakizaki (Fujita Health University)
Sayo Kawai (Nagoya University)
Kosuke Kiyohara (Tokyo Women's Medical University)
Kayo Kurotani (National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition)
Satomi Kobayashi (The University of Tokyo)
Hiro Kishimoto (Kyushu University)
Michihiro Sato (Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University)
Kenji Takeuchi (Kyushu University)
Azusa Hara (Showa Pharmaceutical University)
Keisuke Fukui (Osaka International Cancer Center)
Keiko Murakami (Teikyo University)
Isao Muraki (Osaka University)