Research Activities

Research Projects 2023

Interdisciplinary approaches for the One Health research


This research aims to clarify gaps in interdisciplinary and multifaceted researches to focus on the “One Health” approach, which is an integrated health approach with a broad definition of “health” based on interactions between human, animals (non-human), and the environment to identify the fundamental cause, its complex chain and countermeasures of emerging infectious diseases such as the COVID-19 pandemic.


April 2022 - March 2024

Role Member
[ Organizer ] Otsuka, Kenji
[ Co-researcher ] Michida, Etsuyo
[ Co-researcher ] Yamada, Nanae
[ Co-researcher ] Sakata, Shozo
[ Co-researcher ] Keola, Souknilanh
[ Co-researcher ] Matsuura, Masanori
[ Co-researcher ] Fujita, Kaori(Kindai University Professor)
[ Co-researcher ] Hongwei Jiang(Osaka University Assistant Professor)
[ Co-researcher ] Togami, Eri(Johns Hopkins University Postdoctoral Fellow)

*Affiliations are as of April 2023.

Expected Outcome
  • Book published by IDE (Japanese)
  • Interim Report