The 37th meeting of human ecology

  • 日時/Date
    October 14, 2023 (Sat) 1:25–4:30 pm (Meeting), 5:30–7:30 pm (Casual meeting)
    (* The start time has been changed. Please note that you cannot enter Sanjo kaikan until 1:00 PM.)
  • 場所/Venue
    Meeting: Sanjo kaikan 2F meeting room
    Casual meeting: Sanjo kaikan 1F meeting room
    Fee: 8,000 yen (fee may be changed)


The 36th meeting of human ecology

  • 日時/Date
    October 15, 2022 (Sat) 1:00–4:10 pm (Meeting), 5:00–7:00pm (Information exchange meeting)
  • 場所/Venue
    研究会:医学部3号館 N101
    Meeting: Medical Building No. 3, N101
    情報交換会:フォーレスト本郷  https://www.forest-hongo.com/
    Information exchange meeting: Forest Hongo
  • プログラム/Program  要旨/Abstract

13:00-13:05 開会の言葉 梅﨑昌裕

13:10-13:35 増田桃佳「⻑崎県小値賀島における炎症の環境要因の探索

13:35-14:00 関家紗愛「ラオス北部における腸管系ウイルス不顕性感染と腸内細菌叢との関連」

14:00-14:25 水野佑紀「ラオス北部住民における近代化、微量元素曝露、および酸化ストレスの関連」


14:45-15:10 小谷真吾「日本およびパラオのバナナの品種に対する系統解析によるオセアニア地域史の考察」

15:10-15:50 姫野誠一郎 「バングラデシュでの13年間の「我々の研究」」

15:50-16:10 総会

17:00-19:00 情報交換会

The 35th meeting of human ecology

  • 日時/Date
    November 27, 2021 (Sat) 2:00 to 4:00 pm
  • 場所/Venue
    医学部教育研究棟13階第6セミナー室 および オンライン(zoom)
    The Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building, 13th floor, Seminar room 6 and ONLINE (zoom)


<Opening remarks>

  • 14:00-14:05 Prof. Umezaki

<Presentations> Abstract

  • 14:05-14:20
    Dr. Saira Tasmin, “The Impact of Long-term Environmental Exposure on COVID-19 Severity”
  • 14:20-14:35
    Dr. Rajendra Parajuli, “Effect of Cord Blood Levels of Lead, Arsenic, and Zinc and Home Environment on Neurodevelopment in Children Aged 0-36 Months: A Birth Cohort Study in Chitwan Valley, Nepal”
  • 14:35-14:50
    Ms. Yi Jia Liow (Claire), “Diet Manipulation of Gut Microbiota Influences Food Preference”

<Break> 14:50-15:00


  • 15:00-15:05 Announcement about the human ecology logo

<Presentations -2->

  • 15:05-15:20
    Ms. Novee Lor C. Leyso, “Changes in Spatial Patterns of Population Ageing: A Comparison between Japan and the Philippines”
  • 15:20-15:35
    Mr. Nozomu Okada(岡田望), “The Secret of the Deliciousness of Miso Nikomi Udon: From the Effect of Multiple Umami Intertwining” 「味噌煮込みうどんの美味しさの秘密: 複数の旨味が絡み合う効果から」
  • 15:35-15:50
    Dr. Satoko Kosaka(小坂理子), “Food Store Accessibility Affects Nutritional Intake Through Shopping Frequency and Food Intake in Middle-aged to Older Adults in Rural Nagasaki, Japan”

<General meeting>

  • 15:50-16:00

The 34th meeting of human ecology

  • 日時 2020年10月24日(土)10:00-12:00
    Date   October 24, 2020 (Sat) 10:00-12:00
  • 場所 Zoom(URLは追って通知します)
    Venue Zoom (URL will be announced later)


Academic presentations 10:10-11:00  Abstract

  • Ms. Kibe, Mihoko “Divergence in nutritional intake and physical activity patterns among households in a village of ethnic minorities in northern Laos at the initial stage of health transition”
  • Dr. Maharjan, Makhan “Nepal: COVID-19 cases rise amid efforts to curb”
  • Dr. Dewanti, Linda “The remaining problem of leaving no one behind: The deported Indonesian migrant workers”
  • Dr. Nakazawa, Minato “Exploring the research in Kobe: Graduate students’ studies which I supervised”
  • Dr. Himeno, Seiichiro “Development of diabetes by arsenic exposure in Bangladesh: Possible involvement of muscle loss”

Updates from the alumni members 11:00-11:30

General meeting 11:30-11:45

Casual chat 11:45-12:00

The 33rd meeting of human ecology

日時 2019年6月29日(土)13:00-17:30
Date June 29, 2019 (Sat) 1 pm to 5:30 pm

場所 医学部教育研究棟13階 第6セミナー室
Venue the Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building, 13th floor, Seminar room 6

< プログラム Program >

13:00-13:05 開会の言葉(梅﨑昌裕)Opening remarks

13:05-13:45 Maricor Carmela A. Ieiri (Department of Human Ecology)
“Family environment and nutritional status of school children in Cebu, Philippines: A socio-ecological approach”

13:45-14:25 Richard Flores Carino III (Department of Human Ecology)
「培養法と16S rRNA系統解析を用いたマウス胎児の細菌叢獲得に関する研究」
“What is the pioneer fetal microbiome in gestation? A culture-based and 16S rRNA-based investigation of mice”

14:25-14:40 休憩 Break

14:40-15:20 高安伶奈(人類生態学教室)Lena TAKAYASU (Department of Human Ecology)
“Predicting mice lifespan from gut microbiomes”

15:20-16:00 中澤港(神戸大学)Minato NAKAZAWA (Kobe University)
“Awareness, behavior and measured status of health in Northern Laos village”

16:00-16:15 休憩 Break

甲斐洋行(東北大学 材料科学高等研究所)
田中利和(東北大学 東北アジア研究センター)
カッバラ レッゲサ(Woliso Leather Kebere Legese)

Yuta Inoue (Management consulting firm)
Hiroyuki Kai (Tohoku University Advanced Institute for Materials Research)
Toshikazu Tanaka (Tohoku University Center for Northeast Asian Studies)
Kebere Legese (Woliso Leather Kebere Legese)
“Exploring health benefits of “jika-tabi” with Ethiopia”

山内太郎(北海道大学 / 総合地球環境学研究所)

Taro YAMAUCHI (Hokkaido University / Research Institute for Humanity and Nature)
“Co-Creating Sanitation Systems: Trans-disciplinary Approach and Community-Based Participatory Research”

17:25-17:40 総会 General meeting

18:00- 懇親会 party
機山館 Kizankan
〒113-0033 東京都文京区本郷4-37-20


The 32nd meeting of human ecology

日時 2018年6月30日(土)13時から
Date June 30, 2018 (Sat) from 1pm

場所 医学部教育研究棟2階 第1セミナー室
Venue the Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building (kyoiku kenkyuto in Japanese)


13:00-13:05 開会式

13:05-13:35 水野佑紀 Yuki MIZUNO
“Association between cadmium exposure and telomere length in female university students in Japan”

13:35-14:05 Kyi Mar WAI
“Impact of Prenatal Heavy Metal Exposure on Birth Outcomes and Newborn Leucocyte Telomere Length in Myanmar”

14:05-14:20 休憩 break

14:20-14:50 周歓 Zhou Huan
“The Quality of Primary Care in Rural China:Evidence from Mystery Patients”

14:50-15:10 吉田真季 Maki YOSHIDA
“Small experience as a ‘field worker in society’”

15:10-15:30 休憩 break

15:30-16:00 高坂宏一 Koichi TAKASAKA
“A tentative assumption about the swaddling of Aymara agropastral villagers in the Bolivian Altiplano”

16:00-16:30 苅田香苗 Kanae KARITA
“Health effects of particulate air pollution around 2000 in Bangkok, Thailand”

16:30-17:00 総会 general meeting

18:00-20:00 懇親会 party

Party will start from 18:00 at the Coco Goloso (6-min walk from Hongo-sanchome station, TEL: 03-3818-3622).


The 31st meeting of human ecology

日時 2017年7月1日(土)13時から18時
Date July 1, 2017 (sat) from 1pm to 6pm

場所 医学部教育研究棟13階1303 第5セミナー室
Venue the Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building (kyoiku kenkyuto in Japanese)

プログラム Program (titles are tentative)

報告要旨集 Abstracts

  • 13:00-13:05 開会の言葉(梅﨑昌裕)Opening remarks
  • 13:05-13:45 岩上俊(人類生態学教室)Shun IWAKAMI (Department of Human Ecology)
    “Nutritional intake of Karen children in rural village in Thailand”
  • 13:45-14:25 小西祥子(人類生態学教室)Shoko KONISHI (Department of Human Ecology)
    “Age and fecundity: results from a study on time to pregnancy targeting Japanese couples”
  • 14:25-14:35 休憩 Break
  • 14:35-15:15 梅崎昌裕(人類生態学教室)Masahiro UMEZAKI (Department of Human Ecology)
  • 15:15-15:55 関山牧子先生(東京大学大学院新領域創成科学研究科サスティナビリティ学グローバルリーダー養成大学院プログラム)
    Makiko SEKIYAMA (Graduate Program in Sustainability Science – Global Leadership Initiative (GPSS-GLI), Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo)
    “Health and nutritional transition of children in rural West Java since 2000”
  • 15:55-16:10 休憩 Break
  • 16:10-16:50 渡辺学先生(株式会社PSD)Satoru WATANABE (PSD Inc.)
    “Health system in Kenya – its challenges-“
  • 16:50-17:30 大橋順先生(東京大学大学院理学系研究科生物科学専攻)
    Jun OHASHI (Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo)
    “A ‘thrifty’ genotype hypothesis and Polynesian populations”
  • 17:30-17:40 総会 General meeting

懇親会は18:00から(開始時間が変更になりました)ファカルティクラブ(赤門隣接東京大学伊藤国際学術研究センター内 TEL:03-3812-2766)で開催予定です。
Party will start from 18:00 at the Faculty club (in Ito International Research Center right next to Akamon gate, TEL:03-3812-2766)

We hope to see you at the meeting!