Department of Global Health, Medicine and Welfare, Atomic Bomb Disease Institute

Professor Profile

Professor Noboru Takamura, MD, Ph.D.
Noboru TAKAMURA, M.D., Ph.D.
Speciality Molecular Epidemiology, Global Radiation Health, Public Health, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine
Special Topics of Research (1) Cooperation for Hibakushas' medical care
(2) Genetic diagnosis and mutation analysis
(3) Molecular epidemiology of lifestyle-related disease
Education / Career
March 1993 Graduated Nagasaki University School of Medicine
March 1997 Graduated Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, PhD course
June 1997
- October 2001
Assistant professor, Department of International Health and Radiation Research, Atomic Bomb Disease Institute, Nagasaki University
June 1999
- July 2000
Technical Adviser of WHO (Geneva, Switzerland)
November 2001
- February 2003
Associate Professor, Department of Hygiene, Nagasaki University School of Medicine
March 2003
- March 2008
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
April 2008
- present
present post
January 2010
- September 2010
Technical Adviser to WHO (WHO Kobe)
April 2022
- present
Director, The Great East Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Disaster Memorial Museum
Society Memberships - The Japanese Society of Internal Medicine
- The Japan Endocrine Society
- The Japanese Society for Hygiene
- The Japan Radiation Research Society
Social Activity - Technical Adviser to WHO Headquarters
- Steering committee member of NASHIM
Prize - Professor Emeritus of Gomel State Medical University, Belarus, since 2005
- The Tsunoo Award for Scientific Excellence, 2005
- Honorary Doctorate of Belarussian State Medical University, Belarus, 2006
- Official Commendation from Department of Management of Public Health Services of East Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakhstan, 2006