Department of Paediatric Diseases, Insitute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
JAPANESE
1-12-4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852-8523, Japan
TEL:+81-95-819-7764 / FAX:+81-95-819-7844

Assistant Professor
Mizuki Takegata
Keywords
Maternal and child health, Mental health, Vaccine implementation
EDUCATION
  • 2015  Ph-D of Health Sciences, Department of Midwifery and Women’s Health,
             Division of Health Sciences & Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine,
             The University of Tokyo, Japan.
  • 2012  Master of Health Sciences, Department of Midwifery and Women’s Health,
             Division of Health Sciences & Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine,
             The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.
  • 2003  Bachelor of Nursing Science, School of Nursing, Chiba University, Chiba,
            Japan.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Registered Midwife, Registered Nurse, Registered Public Health Nurse, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Japan.

AWARDS
  • 2014  Global Leadership Program fellow, the University of Tokyo, 2014.
             Project funded by the University of Tokyo.
  • 2013  Fear of childbirth, its association with use of analgesia on maternal request
            and perceived labor pain. Project funded by the Yamaji Fumiko Nursing
             Research Fund.
  • 2012  Postnatal fear of childbirth, psychosocial factors and its impact on
             traumatic stress symptoms after delivery. Project funded by the Kimura
             Foundation for Nursing Education.
JOB EXPERIENCES
  • 2016 April -   Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki (Japan).
  • 2015 Dec - 2016 March   Investigator, Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo (Japan).
  • 2011 Dec - 2016 March   Part time Investigator/Nurse, Kitamura Institute of Mental Health Tokyo/Kitamura, KOKORO Mental Clinic, Tokyo (Japan).
  • 2007 Aug - 2010 March   Midwife, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Rose Ladies Clinic, Tokyo (Japan).
  • 2004 April - 2007 Jun   Midwife at Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aiiku Hospital, Tokyo (Japan).
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • Balogun, OO., da Silva Lopes, K., Ota, E., Takemoto, Y., Rumbold, A., Takegata, M., & Mori, R. (2006). Vitamin supplementation for preventing miscarriage. Cochrane Database Systatic Review (Epub ahead of print).
  • Ohashi, Y., Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Kitamura, T., Takaura, F., & Tada, K. (2015). Association of specific negative life events with depression severity one month after childbirth in community-dwelling mothers. International Journal of Nursing and Health Science, 2(2), 13-20.
  • Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Matsuzaki, M., Shiraishi, M., Okano T., & Severinsson, E. (2015). Does Antenatal Fear of Childbirth Predict Postnatal Fear of Childbirth? A Study of Japanese Women. Open Journal of Nursing, 5, 144-152.
  • Takegata, M., Oohashi, Y., Haruna, M., Kitamura, T.(2014). Theoretical framework for interpersonal psychotherapy in the prevention of postpartum depression: A commentary. International Journal of Nursing and Health Science, 1(16), 37-40.
  • Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Matsuzaki, M., Shiraishi, M., Okano, T., & Severinsson, E. (2014). Antenatal fear of childbirth and sense of coherence among healthy pregnant women in Japan: A cross sectional study. Archieves of Women's Mental Health, 17 (5), 403-409.
  • Takegata M, Kitamura T, Haruna M, Sakanashi K, & Tanaka T. (2014). Childbirth as a trauma: Psychometric properties of the Impact of Event Scale in Japanese mothers of neonates. Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, 3(2), 46.
  • Kitamura, T., Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Yoshida, K., Yamashita, H., Murakami, M., & Goto, Y. (2013). The Mother- Infant Bonding Scale: Factor Structure and Psychosocial Correlates of Parental Bonding Disorders in Japan. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 24 (2), 393-401.
  • Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Matsuzaki, M., Shiraishi, M., Murayama, R., Okano, T., & Severinsson, E. (2013). Translation and validation study of the Japanese version of the Wijma Delivery Expectancy/Experience Questionnaire. Nursing & Health Sciences, 15, 326-32.
  • Takegata, M., Haruna, M., Matsuzaki, M., Murayama, R., & Murashima, S. (2011). Scales for measuring labor pain: A literature review (Japanese). Journal of Japan Academy of Midwivery, 25, 160-170.