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Yuko Hamada Last modified date:2020.06.30

Associate Professor / Women's and Community Health Nursing
Department of Health Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences


Graduate School
Undergraduate School


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https://kyushu-u.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/yuko-hamada
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Academic Degree
Ph.D.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
No
Field of Specialization
Child and Family Nursing
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
00years00months
Outline Activities
In the nursing major, lectured the following courses: Introduction to Child nursing, Child nursing 1, Child nursing 2, Practical training of Child nursing, General practical training, Graduate study, Introduction to Nursing research. In those courses, taught wide range of child nursing such as families health issue and problems of child nursing in order to link the theory and practice.
In the postgraduate nursing course (for Master): Advanced lecture of Pediatric and Maternal Nursing and Midwifery, Special research. For Doctor: Care system theory for growth of child and mother. In addition, in the Kansei Communication Course (the Department of Kansei Science): Introduction to Kansei Communication, Child and Family nursing, Training of Child and Family communication, User Kansei Science PLT 2, User Kansei Science 5, Frontier seminar, Internship, Special research.
Research works: “Action research to create places for children with intractable disease; pursuing Japan-fitting children’s hospice”, “Review on the Place of End-of-life care at the scene of children terminal care; creating such place at Japan-fitting children’s hospice” and “Development of Grief Care Programs for Bereaved families”. Also participating some group projects.
Social activities: starting up the Fukuoka Children’s hospice project in 2010 and organizing forums on children with intractable disease and/or disabilities and other events to have fun. In 2012, launched the Children’s hospice network with other medical personnel. The hospice project was converted into nonprofit organization in 2014 and accelerating its’ plan.
Other activities: Visiting lecturer (at University of Occupational and Environmental Health, and Kurume University), Practical trainer of National Hospital Organization in Kyushu Block, etc.
Research
Research Interests
  • A study on home care for children with cancer in the end of life
    keyword : home care,end of life care, children with cancer
    2020.06~2021.08.
  • Action research for creation of Grief Care for Bereaved families using visual narrative method
    keyword : grief care ,child care
    2017.07~2020.03.
  • Action research for Development of Grief Care for Bereaved families
    keyword : grief care ,child care
    2014.04~2017.03.
  • Development of Care Guidelines for families faced to organ transplantation of their children
    keyword : child Care Guideline organ transplantation
    2016.04~2018.03.
  • Review on the Place of End-of-life care at the scene of children terminal care; creating such place at Japan-fitting children’s hospice
    keyword : Pediatric palliative care
    2014.04~2015.03.
  • Total care for children with life-threatening conditionds at home and their family~research for possibility of children's hospice in community~
    keyword : home care ,total care ,Children's Hospice,children with life-threatening conditionds
    2011.07~2012.08.
  • Action research to create places for children with intractable disease; pursuing Japan-fitting children’s hospice
    keyword : Children's Hospice、Child and Family Nursing,children with life-threatening conditionds
    2010.04~2014.03.
  • Nurse's awareness of Family Nursing care for the children with terminal illness
    keyword : Children's Hospice、Family Nursing
    2008.04~2009.03.
  • Research for Health Promotion about disabled Children and their Famiy
    keyword : disabled Children ,Family Nursing
    2008.04~2010.03.
Current and Past Project
  • Through semi-structural interviews with bereaved parents who lost their child, revealing needs of grief care for the parents and creating grief care programs.
  • Action research to seek the possibility of children’s hospice in Japan: revealing the needs from the viewpoint of people concerned. However, not only asking them, but also cooperating with ordinary citizens and professionals in other realms (psychology, education, welfare, art and music etc.) in order to cover every dimension as a total palliative care and create places for children with intractable disease or poor prognoses.
Academic Activities
Papers
1. Ayaka Fujita,Yuko Hamada, Bereavement care in Japanese pediatrics: pediatricians' recognition in practice Pediatrics International Article, Pediatrics International Article, 10.1111, 658-663, 2019.04.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine
  • Japan Academy of Nursing Science
  • Japanese Society of Child Health Nursing
  • Japan Society of Nursing Research
  • Japanese Association for Research in Family Nursing
  • Kochi Women's University Academy of Nursing
  • Japanese association of qualitative psychoilogy
  • The Japanese Society of Child Health
  • St. Luke's Society for Nursing Research
Educational
Educational Activities
In the nursing major, lectured the following courses: Introduction to Child nursing, Child nursing 1, Child nursing 2, Practical training of Child nursing, General practical training, Graduate study, Introduction to Nursing research. In those courses, taught wide range of child nursing such as families health issue and problems of child nursing in order to link the theory and practice.
In the postgraduate nursing course (for Master): Advanced lecture of Pediatric and Maternal Nursing and Midwifery, Special research. For Doctor: Care system theory for growth of child and mother. In addition, in the Kansei Communication Course (the Department of Kansei Science): Introduction to Kansei Communication, Child and Family nursing, Training of Child and Family communication, User Kansei Science PLT 2, User Kansei Science 5, Frontier seminar, Internship, Special research.
Social
Professional and Outreach Activities
starting up the Fukuoka Children’s hospice project in 2010 and organizing forums on children with intractable disease and/or disabilities and other events to have fun. In 2012, launched the Children’s hospice network with other medical personnel. The hospice project was converted into nonprofit organization in 2014 and accelerating its’ plan..