【Speech】Building Resilience in Public Health as Social Responsibility of Academia.Date&Time:2014/12/30(Tues.)12:20-13:10，Venue: College of Public Health, Room 201
【22nd Public Health Forum】
Date & Time：2014/12/30 (Tuesday) 12:20-13:10
Venue：Room 201, College of Public Health Building
Speaker：Shunichi Fukuhara, MD, DMSc, FACP
Topic: Building Resilience in Public Health as Social Responsibility of Academia.
Dr. Shunichi Fukuhara is a Professor and a Dean of School of Public Health in the Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine.
His main research interests are clinical evaluative research and health services research. He is a FACP and a Vice Governor of
ACP (American College of Physicians) Japan Chapter. In 2000, he founded Kyoto University’s Department of Healthcare
Epidemiology (www.healthcare-epikyoto-u.jp) and sine then he and his department have published more than 300 original
articles in international peer-review journals. His department has graduated 44 students (MPH and PhD) and 60% of them became
faculty members at leading medical universities, including one Professor and 9 Associate Professors. Besides, he has represented
Kyoto University as one of M8 Alliance members for the World Health Summit. He will co-chair the regional meeting Asia 2015 in
Kyoto in April and preside the 7th meeting in Berlin in October.