About Jaih

Japan Association for International Health (JAIH) aims to provide its members with the opportunity to present research findings, to exchange knowledge and information, and to communicate and collaborate among members as well as other related academic societies. JAIH contributes to the progress and enhancement of international health, as well as the promotion of academic and cultural activities.

JAIH is open for anyone who are keen to international health, including health professionals or students. The members of JAIH have a wide variety of their backgrounds, including health professionals such as medical doctors, nurses, co-medicals, and master of public health (MPH), people in government, private companies, or NGO/NPO.

JAIH hosts an annual academic conference, and local conferences at Eastern Japan and Western Japan each year. JAIH publishes its own academic journal of “Journal of International Health” four times per year in English and Japanese.

Organization Profile

Organization NameJapan Association for International Health
EstablishmentMarch 1986
PresidentMasamine Jimba, MD, MPH, PhD
President of the Japan Association for International Health,
Professor, Department of Community and Global Health in the University of Tokyo
AddressBureau of International Health Cooperation, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1-21-1 Toyama, Shinjuku, Tokyo 1628655, Japan