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

Sarah Krull Abe

Assistant Professor

Academic title

B.S., M.Sc.PH, Ph.D.

Current research topics

Diet and cancer risk in Japanese adults

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Career

2016 - present

Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health Policy, the University of Tokyo

2015 - 2016

Project Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health Policy, the University of Tokyo

2014 - 2015

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

Education

2011 - 2014

Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Global Health Policy, the University of Tokyo

Oct 2008 - Nov 2009

Master of Science in Public Health, Berlin School of Public Health, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Sep 2004 - Sep 2007

Bachelor of Science in Government, Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts

Employment (Selected)

2009

Project Manager, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, World Health Summit 2009, Berlin

2007 - 2008

Activity Wellness Leader, Chicago Health Corps, Organic School Project, Chicago.

Publications

Sakamoto H , Ezoe S, Hara K, Hinoshita E, Sekitani Y, Abe K, Inada H, Kato T, Komada K, Miyakawa M, Yamaya H, Yamamoto N, Abe SK, Shibuya K. The G7 presidency and universal health coverage, Japan’s contribution . Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 2018; 96:355–359.

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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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Haruyama R, Gilmour S, Ota E, Abe SK, Rahman MM, Nomura S, Miyasaka N, Shibuya K. Causes and risk factors for singleton stillbirth in Japan: Analysis of a nationwide perinatal database, 2013–2014. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8(1):4117.

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Sakamoto H , Rahman MM, Nomura S, Okamoto E, Koike S, Yasunaga H et al. Japan Health System Review . Vol. 8 No. 1. New Delhi: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2018.

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Rahman MS, Rahman MM, Gilmour S, Swe KT, Abe SK, Shibuya K. Trends in, and projections of, indicators of universal health coverage in Bangladesh, 1995–2030: a Bayesian analysis of population-based household data. The Lancet Global Health. 2018; 6: e84-94.

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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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Rahman MM, Karar A, Rahman MS, Parsons A, Abe SK, Bilano V, Gilmour S, Shibuya K. Progress toward universal health coverage: a comparative analysis in 5 South Asian countries. JAMA Intern Med. 2017; 177(9): 1297-1305.

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Ezoe S, Noda H, Akahane N, Sato O, Hama T, Miyata T, Terahara T, Fujishita M, Sakamoto H, Abe SK, Gilmour S, Shobayashi T. Trends in policy on the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases in Japan. Health Systems & Reform. 2017; 3(4): 268-277.

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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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