Staff Profile

NameMOJI Kazuhiko
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
Year of Birth1953
Academic CareerDepartment of Human Ecology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo,D.Course(1983)
Department of Human Ecology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo,M.Course(1980)
Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo(1976)
Professional CareerProfessor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature(2007)
Visiting Professor, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature(2006)
Head, Research Center of Tropical Infectious Diseases, Nagasaki University Institute of Tropical Medicine(2006)
Professor, Research Cener of Tropical Infectious Diseases, Nagasaki University Institute of Tropical Medicine(2002)
Professor, School of Health Sciences, Nagasaki University School of Medicine(2001)
Professor, School of Allied Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University(1999)
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, Nagasaki University School Medicine(1987)
Instructor, Department of Human Ecology, School of Health Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo(1983)
Higher DegreesD. (The University of Tokyo,1983)
M. (The University of Tokyo,1980)
Fields of SpecializationHuman Ecology,Population Health in the Tropics
Academic Society MembershipsThe Japanese Society of Tropical Medicine,The Japanese Society of Health and Human Ecology
Home Page地球研プロジェクトのホームページです)



【Editing / Co-editing】

Zhang Zhuo, Cai Guoxi, Moji Kazuhiko, Wu Xiaonan, Yamamoto Taro (ed.) 2008,04 A practical handbook for preventing exposure to blood among health workers. Tianjin Science and Technology Press, Tianjin city, China, (in Chinese)


【Original Articles】

Masahiro Hashizume, Luis Fernando Chaves, A. S. G. Faruque, Md Yunus, Kim Streatfield, Kazuhiko Moji 2013,03 A Differential Effect of Indian Ocean Dipole and El Nino on Cholera Dynamics in Bangladesh. PLoS One. 8(3). DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0060001

Miao Miao, Zenglei Wang, Zhaoqing Yang, Lili Yuan, Daniel M. Parker, Chaturong Putaporntip, Somchai Jongwutiwes, Phonepadith Xangsayarath, Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Kazuhiko Moji, Trinh Dinh Tuong, Tomoko Abe, Shusuke Nakazawa, Myat Phone Kyaw, Guiyun Yan, Jeeraphat Sirichaisinthop, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Jianbing Mu, Xin-zhuan Su, Osamu Kaneko, Liwang Cui 2013,03 Genetic Diversity and Lack of Artemisinin Selection Signature on the Plasmodium falciparum ATP6 in the Greater Mekong Subregion. PLoS One. 8(3). DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0059192

Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Hoang Ha, Le Thanh, Ron P Marchand, Daisuke Nonaka, Bumpei Tojo, Panom Phongmany, Kazuhiko Moji, Jun Kobayashi 2012,08 Joint malaria surveys lead towards improved cross-border cooperation between Savannakhet province, Laos and Quang Tri province, Vietnam. Malar J.. DOI:10.1186/1475-2875-11-262

Sachi Tomokawa1, Toshio Kobayashi2, Tiengkham Pongvongsa3, Bangon Nisaygnang4, Eiko Kaneda5, Sumihisa Honda6 2012,05 RISK FACTORS FOR OPISTHORCHIS VIVERRINI INFECTION AMONG SCHOOLCHILDREN IN LAO PDR. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43(3):574-585.

Minamoto K, Mascie-Taylor CG, Karim E, Moji K, Rahman M. 2012,03 Short- and long-term impact of health education in improving water supply, sanitation and knowledge about intestinal helminths in rural Bangladesh.. Public Health. DOI:10.1016/j.puhe.2012.02.003

Kaneko S, K'opiyo J, Kiche I, Wanyua S, Goto K, Tanaka J, Changoma M, Ndemwa M, Komazawa O, Karama M, Moji K, Shimada M. 2012,02 Health and Demographic Surveillance System in the Western and Coastal Areas of Kenya: An Infrastructure for Epidemiologic Studies in Africa.. J Epidemiol.

Milojevic A, Armstrong B, Hashizume M, McAllister K, Faruque A, Yunus M, Kim Streatfield P, Moji K, Wilkinson P. 2012,01 Health effects of flooding in rural Bangladesh.. Epidemiology 23(1):107-115. DOI:10.1097/EDE.0b013e31823ac606

Kounnavong S, Sunahara T, Hashizume M, Okumura J, Moji K, Boupha B, Yamamoto T. 2011,12 Anemia and Related Factors in Preschool Children in the Southern Rural Lao People's Democratic Republic.. Trop Med Health 39(4):95-103. DOI:10.2149/tmh.2011-13

Kounnavong S, Sunahara T, Mascie-Taylor CG, Hashizume M, Okumura J, Moji K, Boupha B, Yamamoto T. 2011,11 Effect of daily versus weekly home fortification with multiple micronutrient powder on haemoglobin concentration of young children in a rural area, Lao People's Democratic Republic: a randomised trial.. Nutr J 10:129. DOI:10.1186/1475-2891-10-129

Pongvongsa T, Nonaka D, Kobayashi J, Mizoue T, Phongmany P, Moji K. 2011,09 Determinants of monthly reporting by village health volunteers in a poor rural district of Lao PDR.. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42(5):1269-81.

Maswanya ES, Moji K, Aoyagi K, Takemoto T. 2011,06 Sexual behavior and condom use in female students in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania: differences by steady and casual partners.. East Afr J Public Health 8(2):69-76.

Minematsu K, Takamura N, Goto K, Honda S, Aoyagi K, Moji K, Tsunawake N 2011,02 A proposed method for the evaluation of body fat in Japanese adults that predicts obesity. Nutr Res 31(2):113-21. (reviewed).

Megumi Sato, Tippayarat Yoonuan, Surapol Sanguankiat, Supaporn Nuamtanong, Tiengkham Pongvongsa, Inthava Phimmayoi, Vilayphone Phanhanan, Boungnong Boupha, Kazuhiko Moji, Jitra Waikagul 2011,01 Human Trichostrongylus colubriformis Infection in a Rural Village in Laos. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 84(1):52-54. DOI:10.4269/ajtmh.2011.10-0385

Sato M, Yoonuan T, Sanguankiat S, Nuamtanong S, Pongvongsa T, Phimmayoi I, Phanhanan V, Boupha B, Moji K, Waikagul J 2011,01 Short report: Human Trichostrongylus colubriformis infection in a rural village in Laos. Am J Trop Med Hyg 84(1):52-54. (reviewed).

Wanna Maipanich1, Kittipong Chaisiri1, Tippayarat Yoonuan1, Megumi Sato2, Marcello Otage Sato3, Tiengkham Pongvongsa4, Boungnong Boupha5, Kazuhiko Moji6, Jitra Waikagul1 2011 Zoonotic Helminth Contamination of the Environment in Rural Villages of Southern Lao PDR. J Trop Med Parasitol. 34:54-61.

Kagawa M, Tahara Y, Moji K, Nakao R, Aoyagi K, Hills AP. 2011 Secular changes in growth among Japanese children over 100 years (1900-2000).. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 20(2):180-180.

Hossain M, Bulbul T, Ahmed K, Ahmed Z, Salimuzzaman M, Haque MS, Ali A, Hossain S, Yamada K, Moji K, Nishizono A. 2010,11 Five-year (January 2004-December 2008) surveillance on animal bite and rabies vaccine utilization in the Infectious Disease Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh.. Vaccine 29(5):1036-1040. (reviewed).

Zhang Z, Yamamoto T, Wu XN, Moji K, Cai GX, Kuroiwa C. 2010,05 Educational intervention for preventing bloodborne infection among medical students in China.. J Hosp Infect. 75(1):47-51. (reviewed).

Watanabe K, Muhoho ND, Mutua WR, Kiliku FM, Awazawa T, Moji K, Aoki Y. 2010,04 Assessment of Voiding Function in Inhabitants Infected with Schistosoma haematobium.. J Trop Pediatr. . (reviewed).

Sato M, Pongvongsa T, Sanguankiat S, Yoonuan T, Dekumyoy P, Kalambaheti T, Keomoungkhoun M, Phimmayoi I, Boupha B, Moji K, Waikagul J. 2010,01 Copro-DNA diagnosis of Opisthorchis viverrini and Haplorchis taichui infection in an endemic area of Lao PDR.. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41(1):28-35. (reviewed).

Ahmed K, Batuwanthudawe R, Chandrasena TG, Mitui MT, Rajindrajith S, Galagoda G, Pun SB, Uchida R, Kunii O, Moji K, Abeysinghe N, Nishizono A, Nakagomi O. 2009,11 Rotavirus infections with multiple emerging genotypes in Sri Lanka.. Arch Virol. 155(1):71-75.

Guoxi CAI, Jun KANG, Zhuo ZHANG, Taro YAMAMOTO, Kaining ZHANG and Kazuhiko MOJI 2009,10 AIDS/STD Epidemics among Cross-Border Floating Populations in South China. Journal of International Health 24(3):236. (reviewed).

Magafu MG, Moji K, Igumbor EU, Hashizume M, Mizota T, Komazawa O, Cai G, Yamamoto T. 2009,07 Usefulness of highly active antiretroviral therapy on health-related quality of life of adult recipients in Tanzania.. AIDS Patient Care STDS 23(7):563-570. DOI:10.1089/apc.2008.0278 (reviewed).

Uga S, Hoa NT, Noda S, Moji K, Cong L, Aoki Y, Rai SK, Fujimaki Y. 2009,06 Parasite egg contamination of vegetables from a suburban market in Hanoi, Vietnam.. Nepal Med Coll J. 11(2):75-78. (reviewed).

Guoxi CAI, Jun KANG, Ling SHEN, Xiangdong MIN, Zhunyou WU, Keming ROU ,Taro YAMAMOTO, Zhuo ZHANG, and Kazuhiko MOJI 2009,05 Assessment of a questionnaire used for an AIDS-related KABP survey among physicians in China. Information, An International Interdisciplinary Journal 12(3):721-730. (reviewed).

Abe T, Honda S, Nakazawa S, Tuong TD, Thieu NQ, Hung le X, Thuan le K, Moji K, Takagi M, Yamamoto T. 2009,01 Risk factors for malaria infection among ethnic minorities in Binh Phuoc, Vietnam.. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40(1):18-29. (reviewed).

Kagawa M, Tahara Y, Byrne NM, Moji K, Tsunawake N, Hills AP. 2008,10 Are Japanese criteria for obesity useful for screening at risk Japanese? Consideration from anthropometric indices-percentage body fat relationships.. Asia Pac J Public Health 20(Suppl.):102-110. (reviewed).

Tahara Y, Moji K, Honda S, Nakao R, Tsunawake N, Fukuda R, Aoyagi K, Mascie-Taylor N. 2008,05 Fat-free mass and excess post-exercise oxygen consumption in the 40 minutes after short-duration exhaustive exercise in young male Japanese athletes.. J Physiol Anthropol 27(3):139-143. DOI:10.2114/jpa2.27.139 (reviewed).

Matsuyama A, Moji K. 2008,02 Perception of bleeding as a danger sign during pregnancy, delivery, and the postpartum period in rural Nepal.. Qual Health Res 18(2):196-208. DOI:10.1177/1049732307312390 (reviewed).

Nakao Y, Moji K, Honda S, Oishi K. 2008,01 Initiation of breastfeeding within 120 minutes after birth is associated with breastfeeding at four months among Japanese women: a self-administered questionnaire survey.. Int Breastfeed J. 3(1). DOI:doi:10.1186/1746-4358-3-1 (reviewed).

Zhang Z, Moji K, Cai GX, Ikemoto J, Kuroiwa C 2008 Risk of sharps exposure among health science students in northeast China. BioScience Trends 2(3):105-111. (reviewed).

Nakamura S, Hongo R, Moji K, Oku T. 2007,09 Suppressive effect of partially hydrolyzed guar gum on transitory diarrhea induced by ingestion of maltitol and lactitol in healthy humans.. Eur J Clin Nutr. 61(9):1086-1093. (reviewed). Epub 2007 Jan 24.

Yahata Y, Imai H, Fukuda Y, Zhang Y, Satoh T, Nakao H, Moji K, Amano K. 2007,09 BCG immunization age in urban and rural areas of Akita Prefecture, Japan.. J Physiol Anthropol. 26(5):547-551. (reviewed).

Cai G, Moji K, Honda S, Wu X, Zhang K. 2007,08 Inequality and unwillingness to care for people living with HIV/AIDS: a survey of medical professionals in Southeast China.. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 21(8):593-601. (reviewed).

Guoxi Cai, Kazuhiko Moji, Xiaonan Wu and Konglai Zhang 2007,06 Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices of Chinese migrants in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania toward HIV⁄AIDS.. Tropical Medicine and Health 35(1):11-18. (reviewed).

Yoda T, Minematsu K, Abe T, Basuki S, Artasutra K, Dachlan YP, Moji K, Kanbara H, Rakue Y, Mizota T. 2007,03 Evaluation by villagers of the malaria control project on Lombok and Sumbawa Islands, west Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia.. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 38(2):213-222. (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

CAI G, MOJI K, WU Z, ROU K, ZHANG K An Epidemiological Study on AIDS among Cross-Border Floating Population. International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS6), 2009.08.05-2009.08.07, Daejeon, Korea .

CAI G, MOJI K, WU Z, ROU K, ZHANG K AIDS/HIV epidemic among Female Sex Workers in China. The Eleventh International Conference on Fields Crossing, Fusion and Development (ICFCFD’2008), 2008.09.14-2009.09.15, Wuxi, Jiangsu, China.

Kagawa M, Tahara Y, Byrne NM, Moji K, Tsunawake N, Hills AP Impact of gender and maturation on anthropometric characteristics and relationship with percentage body fat estimated from underwater weighing in Japanese.. The 39th Conference of the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH), 2007.11.21-2007.11.25, Sakado City, Saitama.

Moji K, Boupha B Lao Health Development Study in Savannakhet 2003-2008 and Beyond: Making a New Type Long-term Collaborative Scheme in the Field of Public Health Science in Lao PDR. The First National Health Research Forum, 2007.09.24-2007.09.26, Vientiane, Laos.

Moji K, Kaneda E, Boupha B Establishing a Demographic Surveillance System in Lao PDR as a Tool Bridging Tropical Medicine and Area Study.. The 21 Pacific Science Congress, 2007.06.12-2007.06.18, Ginowan City, Okinawa.

【Poster Presentation】

Zhang Z, Moji K, Wu XN, Zhang KL, Cai GX, Ali M, Kuroiwa C Does a Blood-born Pathogen prevention program affect the incidence of exposure to blood? . The Unite For Sight Six Annual Global Health Conference. New Haven, Connecticut, USA, April 2009, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.