Welcome to Department of Health Sociology, Graduate School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo
Health Sociology(The Sociology of Health/Illness and Health/Medical Care) is one of the most exciting academic fields, which involves both in the health, medicine and nursing and in the field of sociology. This interdisciplinary and contemporary nature makes the field further attractive. Our department is relatively large but has flexible and supportive environments. Currently, there are a faculty and more than 20 graduate students, who have various research interests. The department has been highly active and productive, contributing to producing thoughtful young researchers with passion. We wish this web site help you find some of these features of our department.