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

Thomas Svensson

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Academic title

M.D.

Current research topics

Non-communicable diseases, psychiatric epidemiology, public health, health policy, international health

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Education

2002 - 2008

Bachelor of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden

Employment (Selected)

Aug 2012 - present

Visiting Researcher, National Cancer Centre, Japan

Feb 2012 - present

Visiting Researcher, Keio University, Japan

Sep 2002 - present

Medical Doctor, Senior Lecturer on football injuries, Skane Football Association, Malmo, Sweden

Dec 2009 - Jan 2011

Medical Doctor, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden

Publications

Svensson T, Yamaji T, Budhathoki S, Hidaka A, Iwasaki M, Sawada N, et al. Alcohol consumption, genetic variants in the alcohol- and folate metabolic pathways and colorectal cancer risk: the JPHC Study.Scientific Reports. 2016;6:36607.

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Svensson T, Inoue M, Sawada N, Yamagishi K, Charvat H, et al; the JPHC Study group. Coping strategies and risk of cardiovascular disease incidence and mortality: The Japan Public Health Center-based prospective study. European Heart Journal. 2016;37:890-899.

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Svensson T, Inoue M, Sawada N, Charvat H, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Kawamura N, Shibuya K, Mimura M, Tsugane S; JPHC Study group. Coping strategies and cancer incidence and mortality: The Japan Public Health Center-based prospective study. Cancer Epidemiology. 2016;40:126-33.

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Svensson T, Inoue M, Sawada N, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Ikeda A, Kawamura N, Mimura M, Tsugane S; Japan Public Health Centre-based prospective Study group. The association between complete and partial non-response to psychosocial questions and suicide: the JPHC Study. European Journal of Public Health. 2015 Jun;25(3):424-30. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/cku209.

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Svensson T, Inoue M, Sawada N, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Ikeda A, Kawamura N, Mimura M, Tsugane S. The association between complete and partial non-response to psychosocial questions and suicide: the JPHC Study. The European Journal of Public Health. Online First. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cku209

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Svensson T, Inoue M, Charvat H, Sawada N, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, et al. Coping behaviors and suicide in the middle-aged and older Japanese general population: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study. Annals of Epidemiology. 2014;24(1):199-205.

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Bergkvist D, Hekmat K, Svensson T, Dahlberg L. Obesity in orthopedic patients. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2009; 5(6): 670-72. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2009.05.014

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