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Hiro Kishimoto Last modified date:2020.01.07

Graduate School
Other Organization

Academic Degree
Doctor of human environment, Doctor of Medicine
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Physical activity epidemiology
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • 3)Development of equipment and App for preventing long-term care need or improving Frailty status.

    keyword : IoT, App, Frailty, long-term care needs
  • 2)The relationship between physical activity and fitness and mental health in college students
    keyword : physical activity, muscle strength, mental health
  • 1)The association between exercise and muscle strength and health longevity and long-term care needs in the community-dwelling Japanese older population
    keyword : physical activity, muscle strength, mental health, healthy longevity, epidemiology, intervention
Academic Activities
1. Takanori Honda, Hiro Kishimoto, Naoko Mukai, Jun Hata, Daigo Yoshida, Yoichiro Hirakawa, Mao Shibata, Tomoyuki Ohara, Shuzo Kumagai, Toshiharu Ninomiya, Objectively measured sedentary time and diabetes mellitus in a general Japanese population
The Hisayama Study, Journal of Diabetes Investigation, 10.1111/jdi.12968, 10, 3, 809-816, 2019.05.
2. Tao Chen, Hiro Kishimoto, Takanori Honda, Jun Hata, Daigo Yoshida, Naoko Mukai, Mao Shibata, Toshiharu Ninomiya, Shuzo Kumagai, Patterns and levels of sedentary behavior and physical activity in a general Japanese population
The Hisayama study, Journal of epidemiology, 10.2188/jea.JE20170012, 28, 5, 260-265, 2018.05.
3. Hiro Kishimoto, Tomoyuki Ohara, Jun Hata, Toshiharu Ninomiya, Daigo Yoshida, Naoko Mukai, Masaharu Nagata, Fumie Ikeda, Masayo Fukuhara, Shuzo Kumagai, Shigenobu Kanba, Takanari Kitazono, Yutaka Kiyohara, The long-term association between physical activity and risk of dementia in the community
the Hisayama Study, European Journal of Epidemiology, 10.1007/s10654-016-0125-y, 31, 3, 267-274, 2016.03.
4. Takanori Honda, Sanmei Chen, Hiro Kishimoto, Kenji Narazaki, Shuzo Kumagai, Identifying associations between sedentary time and cardio-metabolic risk factors in working adults using objective and subjective measures
A cross-sectional analysis, BMC Public Health, 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1307, 14, 1, 2014.01.
5. Hiro Kishimoto, Jun Hata, Toshiharu Ninomiya, Hajnalka Nemeth, Yoichiro Hirakawa, Daigo Yoshida, Shuzo Kumagai, Takanari Kitazono, Yutaka Kiyohara, Midlife and late-life handgrip strength and risk of cause-specific death in a general Japanese population
The hisayama study, Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 10.1136/jech-2013-203611, 68, 7, 663-668, 2014.01.
6. Masataka Suwa, Hiro Kishimoto, Yu Nofuji, Hiroshi Nakano, Haruka Sasaki, Zsolt Radak, Shuzo Kumagai, Serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor level is increased and associated with obesity in newly diagnosed female patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 10.1016/j.metabol.2006.02.012, 55, 7, 852-857, 2006.07.
7. Shuzo Kumagai, Hiro Kishimoto, Masataka Suwa, Buhao Zou, Haruka Sasaki, The leptin to adiponectin ratio is a good biomarker for the prevalence of metabolic syndrome, dependent on visceral fat accumulation and endurance fitness in obese patients with diabetes mellitus, Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 10.1089/met.2005.3.85, 3, 2, 85-94, 2005.06.
1. Si Chen, Tao Chen, Hiro Kishimoto, Yauso Susaki, Shuzo Kumagai., Validity of a New FRAIL scale in a community-dwelling Japanese Elderly: evidence from Itoshima Frail Study., The Asia China Conference on Frailty, 2018.09.
Other Educational Activities
  • 2019.04.