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overview Ichiro Kawachi, MB.ChB., Ph.D., is the John L. Loeb and Frances Lehman Loeb Professor of Social Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Kawachi received both his medical degree and Ph.D. (epidemiology) from the University of Otago, New Zealand. He has taught at Harvard since 1992. Kawachi is the co-editor (with Lisa Berkman) of the first textbook on Social Epidemiology, published by Oxford University Press in 2000 (2nd edition published in 2014, with Lisa Berkman & Maria Glymour). His other books include Neighborhoods & Health (edited by Dustin Duncan & Ichiro Kawachi, Oxford University Press, 2018), Social Capital and Health with S.V. Subramanian & Daniel Kim (Springer, 2008); Behavioral Economics and Public Health with Christina Roberto (Oxford University Press, 2016); Social Epidemiology of Sleep (with Dustin Duncan & Susan Redline, Oxford University Press, 2019), and the Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice (Oxford University Press, 4th edition forthcoming in 2019) In 2013, he launched a massive, open online course (MOOC) through HarvardX called “Health and Society” (PHx 201), in which 32,000 participants registered from throughout the world. Kawachi is the Co-Editor in Chief (with S.V. Subramanian) of the international journal Social Science & Medicine, as well as the sister open access journal, SSM – Population Health. He is an elected member of the Institute of Medicine of the US National Academy of Sciences, and Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand.
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Academic Article Neighbourhood social capital: measurement issues and associations with health outcomes.
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Academic Article Can Community Social Cohesion Prevent Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in the Aftermath of a Disaster? A Natural Experiment From the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami.
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Academic Article Change in Neighborhood Disadvantage and Change in Smoking Behaviors in Adults: A Longitudinal, Within-individual Study.
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Academic Article Social Capital and Suicidal Ideation in Community-Dwelling Older Residents: A Multilevel Analysis of 10,094 Subjects in Japan.
Academic Article Twenty years of social capital and health research: a glossary.
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Academic Article The Neighborhood Social Environment and Objective Measures of Sleep in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
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Academic Article The Neighborhood Social Environment and Objective Measures of Sleep in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
Academic Article Erratum to "Development of an instrument for community-level health related social capital among Japanese older people: The JAGES project" [J Epidemiol 27 (5) (2017) 221-227].
Academic Article It takes a village: Fixed-effects analysis of neighborhood collective efficacy and children's development.
Academic Article Kids in space: Measuring children's residential neighborhoods and other destinations using activity space GPS and wearable camera data.
Academic Article Age-period-cohort analysis of trends in blood pressure and body mass index in children and adolescents in Hong Kong.
Academic Article Social interaction and cognitive decline: Results of a 7-year community intervention.
Academic Article Community-wide intervention and population-level physical activity: a 5-year cluster randomized trial.
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Academic Article Participation in Community Group Activities Among Older Adults: Is Diversity of Group Membership Associated With Better Self-rated Health?
Academic Article Neighbourhood socioeconomic position and risks of major chronic diseases and all-cause mortality: a quasi-experimental study.
Academic Article A spatially explicit approach to the study of socio-demographic inequality in the spatial distribution of trees across Boston neighborhoods.
Academic Article Gaps in universal health coverage in South Korea: Association with depression onset in a community cohort.
Academic Article Area-Level Predictors of Medication Nonadherence Among US Medicaid Beneficiaries With Lupus: A Multilevel Study.
Academic Article The Influence of Neighborhood Social Capital on Leisure-Time Physical Activity: a Population-Based Study in Brazil.
Academic Article Children's home and school neighbourhood exposure to alcohol marketing: Using wearable camera and GPS data to directly examine the link between retailer availability and visual exposure to marketing.
Academic Article Neighbourhood social capital and obesity: a systematic review of the literature.
Academic Article Community-level social capital and cognitive decline after a natural disaster: A natural experiment from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.
Academic Article Association of early social environment with the onset of pediatric Kawasaki disease.
Academic Article Neighborhood socioeconomic status and adherence to dietary recommendations among Finnish adults: A retrospective follow-up study.
Academic Article The EU referendum and mental health in the short term: a natural experiment using antidepressant prescriptions in England.
Academic Article Residential relocation and obesity after a natural disaster: A natural experiment from the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.
Academic Article What types of activities increase participation in community "salons"?
Academic Article Right-wing populism and self-rated health in Europe: a multilevel analysis.
Academic Article Longitudinal Associations Between Income Changes and Incident Cardiovascular Disease: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study.
Academic Article Multilevel analysis of the impact of neighborhood environment on postpartum depressive symptoms.
Academic Article Intensity of community-based programs by long-term care insurers and the likelihood of frailty: Multilevel analysis of older Japanese adults.
Academic Article Area-level HIV risk and socioeconomic factors associated with willingness to use PrEP among Black people in the U.S. South.
Academic Article Neighborhood Ties Reduced Depressive Symptoms in Older Disaster Survivors: Iwanuma Study, a Natural Experiment.
Academic Article Associations Between Community Social Capital and Preservation of Functional Capacity in the Aftermath of a Major Disaster.
Academic Article Reporting Guidelines for Community-Based Participatory Research Did Not Improve the Reporting Quality of Published Studies: A Systematic Review of Studies on Smoking Cessation.
Academic Article Assessment of community vulnerability and medical surge capacity in a foreseeable major disaster.
Academic Article Does community-level social capital mitigate the impact of widowhood & living alone on depressive symptoms?: A prospective, multi-level study.
Academic Article Perceived neighborhood social cohesion and subsequent health and well-being in older adults: An outcome-wide longitudinal approach.
Academic Article Cardiometabolic Profiles and Change in Neighborhood Food and Built Environment Among Older Adults: A Natural Experiment.
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