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Hiro Kishimoto Last modified date:2022.03.06

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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
  • 4)Population-based cohort study for the relationship between COVID-19 pandemic and the change of life-space mobility in the Japanese older people
    keyword : Life-space mobility, COVID-19
  • 4)Multi-cohort study for prevention of long-term care needs in the Japanese elder people
    keyword : Long-term care needs, Elder people
  • 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. Hiro Kishimoto, Research on development of remote communication system exercise guidance tools and evaluation of social implementation, 10.21820/23987073.2021.8.36, 2021.10.
1. Sanmei Chen, Tao Chen, Takanori Honda, Yu Nofuji, Hiro Kishimoto, Kenji Narazaki, Associations of objectively-measured sedentary time and patterns with cognitive function in non-demented Japanese older adults: a cross-sectional study., Int J Environ Res Public Health, 10.3390/ijerph19041999, 19, 4, 1999, 2022.02.
2. Harukaze Yatsugi, Tao Chen, Si Chen, Xin Liu, Hiro Kishimoto, The Associations between Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Physical Function in Community-Dwelling Older Japanese Men and Women., Int J Environ Res Public Health, 10.3390/ijerph19010369, 19, 369, 2021.12.
3. Kiyomi Iyota, Shinsuke Mizutani, Hiro Kishimoto, Saori Oku, Asuka Tani, Harukaze Yatsugi, Tianshu Chu, Xin Liu, Haruhiko Kashiwazaki, Effect of isometric tongue lifting exercise on oral function, physical function, and body composition in community-dwelling older individuals: a pilot study, Gerontology, 10.1159/000518270, inpress, 2021.07.
4. Tsubasa Yokote, Hiro Kishimoto, Association between walking exercise and physical function: in community-dwelling older people, International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 9, S7, 1000005-1000005, 2021.06.
5. Harukaze Yatsugi, Tao Chen, Si Chen, Kenji Narazaki, Sho Nagayoshi, Shuzo Kumagai, Hiro Kishimoto, Normative data of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary time in community-dwelling older japanese, Int J Environ Res Public Health, 10.3390/ijerph18073577, 18, 7, 3577, 2021.03.
6. Si Chen, Tao Chen, Hiro Kishimoto, Harukaze Yatsugi, Shuzo Kumagai, Associations of objectively measured patterns of sedentary behavior and physical activity with frailty status screened by the frail scale in Japanese community-dwelling older adults, Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 19, 1, 166-174, 2020.03.
7. Si Chen, Tao Chen, Hiro Kishimoto, Yasuo Susaki, Shuzo Kumagai, Development of a Fried Frailty Phenotype Questionnaire for Use in Screening Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 10.1016/j.jamda.2019.07.015, 21, 2, 272-276.e1, 2020.02.
8. 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.
9. The influences of exercise and physical activity intervention on long-term care needs.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. 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.
15. 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. Hiro Kishimoto, Xin Liu, Harukaze Yatsugi, Tianshu Chu, Housing type and active and sedentary behaviors in older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic in Tokyo: J-SLAC Study, The 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Japan Epidemioloical Association, 2022.01.
2. Hiro Kishimoto, Xin Liu, Harukaze Yatsugi, Tianshu Chu, Relationship between psychological distress and physical frailty of the community-dwelling older Japanese adults: the Itoshima Frail Study, 12th annual International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research, 2022.04.
3. Hiro Kishimoto, Frailty prevention in the community-dwelling Japanese older adults, 2021 Xiangya Nursing International Forum (7th)—Elderly Care: Innovation, Education & Development, 2021.06.
4. Asuka Tani, Shinsuke Mizutani, Kiyomi Iyota, Harukaze Yatsugi, Saori Oku, Tianshu Chu, Xin Liu, Hiro Kishimoto, Haruhiko Kashiwazaki, Effect of isometric tongue lifting exercise on oral function, physical function, and body composition in the elderly, Kyudai Oral Bioscience & OBT Research Center Joint International Symposium 2020, 2021.02.
5. Takafumi Saito, Tao Chen, Harukaze Yatsugi, Tianshu Chu, Xin Liu, Hiro Kishimoto, Relationship Between the Type of Pain and Frailty in Community-Dwelling Japanese Older People, The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting Online, 2020.11.
6. Tianshu Chu, Tao Chen, Shuzo Kumagai, Hiro Kishimoto, Health-related factors associated with academic performance among university freshmen: the EQUSITE Study., The 5th World Congress on Public Health and Health Care Management, 2020.08.
7. Takafumi Saito, Masahiro Sakita, Hiro Kishimoto, Shuzo Kumagai, Relationship between the Number of Pain Sites and Frailty in the Community-Dwelling Japanese Elder People, International Association for the Study of Pain (1年延期), 2020.08.
8. 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
  • 2022.03, Sports, Exercise, and Health. The Lecture for graduate students in Director of Sports and Health Research, Department of Physical Education, Tongi University..
  • 2019.04.