Japanese Association of Health Communication(JAHC)

Announcement

The 12th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication will be held in Tokyo in 2020, organized by Professor Hirono Ishikawa (Graduate School of Public Health, Teikyo University).

Past conferences

The 11th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2019)

President: Takahiro Kiuchi, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo

Theme: Exploring Research Methodologies for Health Communication

The 10th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2018)

President: Akihiro Hagiwara, Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka

Theme: Globalization and Health Communication

The 9th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2017)

President: Takeo Nakayama, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Informatics, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto

Theme: Power of Health Communication to Create and Change Our Future Together

The 8th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2016)

President: Tomoko Takayama, R.N., Ph.D. (Chief, Division of Cancer Information Service, Center for Cancer Control and Information Services, National Cancer Center)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Tokyo

Theme: Communication for Humans to Understand Each Other

The 7th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2015)

President: Akira Miyahara, Ph.D. (Professor, Division of Foreign Languages, Department of Literature, Seinan Gakuin University)

Venue: Seinan Gakuin University, Fukuoka

Theme: Health as Viewed from the Communication Perspective

The 6th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2014)

President: Tetsuji Ogawa, D.D.S, Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Advanced General Dentistry, Hiroshima University Hospital)

Venue: School of Medicine, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima

Theme: Regional Culture and Health Communication

The 5th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2013)

President: Kazuhiko Fuijsaki, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Virtual Skill Division, Medical Education Development Center, Gifu University)

Venue: School of Medicine, Gifu University, Gifu

Theme: Current Status and Future of Health Communication Education

The 4th Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2012)

President: Naomi Sugimoto, Ph.D. (Professor, Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care, Keio University)

Venue: Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care, Keio University, Fujisawa

Theme: Health Communication - From Practice to Theory

The 3rd Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2011)

President: Tomoko Araki, Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka

Theme: Great Disaster and Health Communication

The 2nd Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2010)

President: Takeo Nakayama, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Informatics, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)

Venue: Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto

Theme: Current Status and Future Perspectives of Health Communication ? From Interpersonal Communication to Intercultural Communication to Media Campaign

The 1st Annual Conference of the Japanese Association of Health Communication (2009)

President: Takahiro Kiuchi, M.D., Ph.D. (Professor, Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo)

Venue: The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo

Theme: Health Communication Education in Medical Universities