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last modified:2020/01/22

Assistant Professor ITATANI, Tomoya


Faculty, Affiliation

Faculty of Health Sciences, Institute of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences

College and School Educational Field

Division of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Phamaceutical Science
Department of Nursing,School of Health Sciences, College of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences


Academic Background


Kanazawa University Faculty of Health Science, Institute of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences. Assistant Professor(2015/06/01-)

Year & Month of Birth

Academic Society

Japan Academy of Home Care

The Japan Statistics Society
Japanese Association of Certified Social Worker



Community health nursing

Speciality Keywords

Home care, Home healthcare, Integrated community care

Research Themes

Development of real-time visualization system of regional needs and community support project using Geographic Information Systems.


  •  Community-based integrated care and area management.- Possibility of health city development utilizing visualization of data- 2019/03


  •  Development of "Participant-type disaster preparedness system: K-DiPS" by the participation of people who need to be aware of disasters and professionals Hisao Nakai, Kenichiro Fukushima, Hideto Takebe, Hiroaki Azehara, Satoshi Nishi, Tomoya Itatani, Ryo Horiike 21 5 88-90 2019/05/12
  •  Investigation of the actual conditionsof users of a home-visiting bathing service based onthe long-term care insurance care ranking and factors affecting thejudgment of bathing possibility Kazuya Taira, Tomoya Itatani, Kei Kamide, Mikiko Ito Japanese Journal of Geriatrics 56 1 51-58 2019/01/25 
  •  Using GIS to identify factors that impede escape from a tsunami: Case study of mentally handicapped individuals registered with Employment Support Offices for the Disabled Hisao Nakai, Tomoya Itatani, Ryo Horiike Journal of Japan Society of Disaster Nursing 20 2 37-47 2018/12/31
  •  Disaster preparedness among families of older adults taking oral medications Kaoru Kyota, Keiko Tsukasaki, Tomoya Itatani Journal Home Health Care Services Quarterly 37 4 1-11 2018/12/01
  •  Development of matching system of regional needs and resources using geographic information system Tomoya Itatani, Kaoru Kyota, Keiko Tsukasaki, Ryo Horiike Regional Caring 20 7 89-91 2018/07/12

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  •  Tsunami evacuation simulation using geographic information systems for homecare recipients depending on electric devices Hisao Nakai, Tomoya Itatani, Ryo Horiike, Kaoru Kyota, Keiko Tsukasaki PLOS ONE 13 6 e0199252 2018/06/21 
  •  A Study on the Number of Offices for Home-Visit/Outpatient Day Long-Term Care in Noto Area, Based on Estimated Population―Analysis Using the Geographic Information System― Tomoya Itatani, Ryo Horiike, Hisao Nakai, Kaoru Kyota, Keiko Tsukasaki,  Japanese Journal of Cancer and Chemotherapy 45 4 29-31 2018/03/01
  •  Identifying the Regional Features in the Visiting Nursing Station Trade Area Using GIS Ryo Horiike, Tomoya Itatani, Hisao Nakai, Fumie Shirai Japanese Journal of Cancer and Chemotherapy 45 4 27-28 2018/03/01
  •  The correlation between attitudes toward evacuation in the event of a natural disasters and the status of home health care of family caregivers Seika Nishiyama, Mizuki Hamo, Keiko Tsukasaki, Riho Kimura , Hiromi Sugihara , Yuri Hayashi, Yurina Miyazaki, Natsumi Yokogawa, Kaoru Kyota, Tomoya Itatani Journal of Wellness and Health Care 41 2 179-182 2018/01/31
  •  Content Analysis of Student Essays after Attending a Problem-Based Learning Course: Facilitating the Development of Critical Thinking and Communication Skills in Japanese Nursing Students Tomoya Itatani, Kyoko Nagata, Kiyoko Yanagihara, Noriko Tabuchi  Healthcare 5 3 2017/08/22 
  •  Predictors of potentially harmful behaviour by family caregivers towards patients treated for behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia in Japan Daisuke Toda, Keiko Tsukasaki, Tomoya Itatani, Kaoru Kyota, Shoryoku Hino, Tatsuru Kitamura PSYCHOGERIATRICS 2017/07/10 
  •  Influences of care dependency on attitudes toward evacuation among elderly community residents Kaoru Kyota, Tomoya Itatani, Keiko Tsukasaki Journal of the Tsuruma Health Science Society, Kanazawa University. 40 23-32 2017/02/20
  •  Awareness of the necessity of support provided at the time of a natural disaster among the elderly living in the community and influencing factors- Implementation of disaster prevention health education for individual elderly people - Kaori Yamamoto, Manaka Sugita, Nozomi Sasaki, Sae Shimizu, Yukie Taka, Sayako Harada, Saki Minami, Yuka Yamamoto, Yutaka Yushita, Keiko Tsukasaki, Kaoru Kyota, Tomoya Itatani Journal of the Tsuruma Health Science Society, Kanazawa University 40 2 77-84 2017/02/20
  •  A Study of Job Retention among Nurses Engaged in Home-Visit Bathing Services Tomoya Itatani, Kazuya Taira, Mikiko Ito Japanese Journal of Cancer and Chemotherapy 43 Supplement Ⅰ 71-73 2016/12/01
  •   Factors Related to Evacuation Intentions of Power-Dependent Home Care Patients in Japan Hisao Nakai, Keiko Tsukasaki, Kaoru Kyota, Tomoya Itatani, Reiko Nihonyanagi Journal of Community Health Nursing 33 4 196-208 2016/10/17 
  •  Load on low back muscles during home care activities: experimental study involving novice caregivers Kaoru Kyota, Keiko Tsukasaki, Katsuyuki Shibata, Tomoya Itatani, Teruhiko Kido Journal of the Tsuruma Health Science Society Kanazawa University 40 1 45-54 2016/07/29
  •  Development of a population transition statistics visualization tool and utilization in community assessment training Okamoto Rie, Omote Shizuko, Ichimori Akie, Ohata Yuki Itatani Tomoya, Kyota Kaoru, Tsukasaki Keiko, Kido Teruhiko Journal of the Tsuruma Health Science Society, Kanazawa University 40 1 103-106 2016/07/29
  •  Disaster preparedness and factors associated with evacuation behavior recognition in community-dwelling elderly Kyota Kaoru, Itatani Tomoya, Tsukasaki Keiko, Sasaki Nozomi, Shimizu Sae, Sugita Manaka, Taka Yukie, Harada Sayako, Minami Saki, Yamamoto Kaori, Yamamoto Yuka, Yushita Yutaka Journal of the Tsuruma Health Science Society, Kanazawa University 40 1 83-91 2016/07/29
  •  Cost-benefit analysis of the rubella vaccination in Japan to prevent congenital rubella syndrome: analyses from three perspectives Tomoya Itatani, Chika Honda, Kazuo Hayakawa, Kaoru Konishi Biomedical Research and Clinical Practice 1 2 27-35 2016/04/08 
  •  Strengthening Cooperation between Medical and Nursing Care - A Collaborative Meeting of Home Care Doctors and Care Managers in Shinjuku-City Tomoya Itatani Japanese Journal of Cancer and Chemotherapy 42 14 3-4 2015/12/01
  •  Cost-effectiveness analysis of a pertussis vaccination programme for Japan considering intergenerational infection Tomoya Itatani, Sachiko Shimizu, Maya Iwasa, Yasushi Ohkusa, Kazuo Hayakawa Vaccine 6 31 2891-7 2013/04/06 

Conference Presentations

  • Home visiting bathing services-Unique long-term care featuring Japanese culture-(conference:8th French-Japanese International Bioethics Conference)(2018/08/02)
  • Status and Problems in Home-visit Bathing Service offerd under Nursing-care Insurance(conference:The 15th East Asian Forum of Nursing scholars (EAFONS) International Conference)(2013/02/21)
  • Status and evaluation of in home-visit bathing services offered under long-term care insurance in Japan: A survey of service users.(conference:TNMC&WANS International Nursing Research Conference)(2017/10/20)

Arts and Fieldwork


Theme to the desired joint research

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research


Classes (Bachelors)

○Epidemiology and Statistics for Health: Skills Laboratory(2017)
○Home Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2017)
○Nursing Research: Practice(2017)
○Home Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2017)
○Statistics for Health: Skills Laboratory(2017)
○Fundamental community health nursing: practice(2017)
○Public Health Nursing: Practice(2017)
○Public Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2017)
○Introduction to Community Health Care and Welfare Systems(2017)
○Home Health Nursing: Practice(2017)
○Introductory Statistics for Nursing(2017)
○Guidance for Community Health Nursing(2017)
○Home Health Nursing(2017)
○Public Health Nursing: Practice(2017)
○Public Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2017)
○Home Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2017)
○Guidance for Community Health Nursing(2017)
○Statistics for Health: Skills Laboratory(2017)
○Introduction to Region-studies(2016)
○Epidemiology: Skills Laboratory(2016)
○Public Health Nursing: Practice(2016)
○Fundamental community health nursing: practice(2016)
○Presentation and Debate (Freshman Seminar II)(2016)
○Freshman Seminar I(2016)
○Home Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2016)
○Home Health Nursing(2016)
○Guidance for Community Health Nursing(2016)
○Introductory Statistics for Nursing(2016)
○Home Health Nursing: Practice(2016)
○Public Health Nursing: Laboratory Practice(2016)
○Statistics for Health: Skills Laboratory(2016)

Classes (Graduate Schools)

○Preventive Medicine(2017)
○Public Health and Home Care Nursing: Seminar(2017)
○Public Health and Home Care Nursing: Lecture(2017)
○Preventive Medicine(2016)

International Project

International Students

Lecture themes

Others (Social Activities)

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