東京大学医学系研究科 国際保健政策学 東京大学 The University of Tokyo

Department of Global Health Policy

Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo

Eiko Saito

Project Assistant Professor

Academic title

M.Sc., M.A., B.A., Ph.D.

Current research topics

Economic burden of major non-communicable diseases, epidemiology, health inequality, cohort consortium

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Career

2015 -

Project Assistant Professor, AXA Department of Health and Human Security, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo

2014 - 2015

Research Fellow, Department of Global Health Policy, The University of Tokyo

Education

2014

The University of Tokyo, Department of Global Health Policy

2007

London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Social Policy

1997

University of East Anglia, School of Development Studies

1996

International Christian University

Employment (Selected)

2014 -

Research Fellow, Department of Global Health Policy, University of Tokyo

2007 - 2010

UNICEF Myanmar, Social Policy Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Section

2003 - 2006

UNICEF Yemen, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Section

2001 - 2003

Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development, Tokyo

1998 - 2000

Community Development Volunteer, JOCV, Nepal

1997 - 1998

ILO Tokyo Branch Office

Publications

Swe KT, Rahman MM, Rahman MS, Saito E, Abe SK, Gilmour S, Shibuya K. Cost and economic burden of illness over 15 years in Nepal: A comparative analysis. PLoS ONE. 2018; 13(4): e0194564.

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Liu Y, Shu XO, Wen W, Saito E, Rahman MS, Tsugane S et al. Association of leisure-time physical activity with total and cause-specific mortality: a pooled analysis of nearly a half million adults in the Asia Cohort Consortium. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2018; dyy024.

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Narita S, Saito E, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Iwasaki M, Ishihara J, Takachi R, Shibuya K, Inoue M, Tsugane S. Dietary Consumption of Antioxidant Vitamins and Subsequent Lung Cancer Risk: The Japan Public Health Center‐based Prospective Study . International Journal of Cancer. 2018. Online first.

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Song H, Saito E, Sawada N, Abe SK, Hidaka A, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Goto A, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Ye W. Body mass index change during adulthood and risk of oesophageal squamous-cell carcinoma in a Japanese population: the Japan Public Health (JPHC)-based prospective study. British Journal of Cancer. 2017; 117(11):1715.

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Song H, Saito E, Sawada N, Abe SK, Hidaka A, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Goto A, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Ye W. Perceived stress level and risk of cancer incidence in a Japanese population: the Japan Public Health Center (JPHC)-based Prospective Study. Scientific Reports. 2017; 7(1):12964.

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Narita S, Saito E, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Noda M, Inoue M, Tsugane S. Coffee Consumption and Lung Cancer Risk: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2017. Online first.

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Nomura S, Sakamoto H, Glenn S, Tsugawa Y, Abe SK, Rahman MM, Brown JC, Ezoe S, Fitzmaurice C, Inokuchi T, Kassebaum NJ, Kawakami N, Kita Y, Kondo N, Lim SS, Maruyama S, Miyata H, Mooney MD, Naghavi M, Onoda T, Erika O, Otake Y, Roth GA, Saito E, Tabuchi T, Takasaki Y, Taimura T, Uechi M, Vos T, Wang H, Inoue M, Murray CJL, Shibuya K. Population health and regional variations of disease burden in Japan, 1990–2015: a systematic subnational analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015. The Lancet. 2017; 390(10101): 1521-1538.

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Shin S, Saito E, Sawada N, Ishihara J, Takachi R, Nanri A, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Inoue M et al. Menstrual and Reproductive Factors in the Risk of Thyroid Cancer in Japanese Women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study (JPHC study). European Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2017; Online First.

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Chen Y, Fen W, Saito E,Lin Y, Song M et al. Association between type 2 diabetes and risk of death from cancer: a pooled analysis of over 771 000 individuals in the Asia Cohort Consortium. Diabetologia. 2017; Online First.

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Narita S, Inoue M, Saito E, Abe SK et al. Dietary fiber intake and risk of breast cancer defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study. Cancer Causes & Control. 2017; 28: 569.

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