Nanako Tamiya Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Health Service Research Department


Nanako TamiyaProfessor, Faculty of Medicine, Health Service Research Department
Nanako Tamiya is Professor and Chair of Department of Health Services Research, and also General Director of Research & Development Center for Health Services, University of Tsukuba. With the background experience as Home care and Institutional physician and research career including studying at University of Tokyo (Ph.D.) and Harvard School of Public Health (MSc): majoring Health Services Research, She is focusing on the HSR to improve the Quality of Long-term Care for elderly or disabled. Health Services Research is not well known in Japan yet, and her department is the 1st department officially named HSR. Her Motto is “Make a difference through high-quality health services research”