School personnel information




Quality Management, Patient Safety, Public Health

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Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2000.08.01 - 2003.05.31, Division of Preventive and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Research Assistant

  • 2003.06.01 - 2007.03.31, Osaka University Hospital, Associate Professor

  • 2007.04.01 - 2016.03.31, Osaka University Hospital, Associate Professor

  • 2016.04.01 - , Osaka University Hospital, Professor

  • 2016.04.01 - , Center for Gender Equality Promotion

Education 【 display / non-display

Kobe Woman Department-of-pharmacology university Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science  Graduated 1984.03
Osaka University Faculty of Medicine  Graduated 1988.03
Harvard School of Public Health Medical political science department  Completed 1996.06
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Medical Sciences  Completed 1998.10

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

Osaka University Hospital, Department of Clinical Quality Management, Associate Professor 2003.06 - 2005.09
Osaka University Hospital, Department of Clinical Quality Management, Clinical Professor 2005.10 - 2007.09
Osaka University Hospital, Department of Clinical Quality Management, Director, Clinical Professor 2007.10 - 2016.03
Osaka University Hospital, Department of Clinical Quality Management, Director, Professor 2016.04 -

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Patient Safety, Quality Management, Public Health
    Social systems engineering-related, Hygiene and public health-related: including laboratory approach

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • Japanese Society for Clinical Pathway


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Safety-Ⅰ and Safety-Ⅱ in dialysis healthcare: from the perspective of resilience engineering, Harumi Kitamura, Kazue Nakajima, THE JOURNAL OF JAPANESE ASSOCIATION OF DIALYSIS PHYSICIANS,34・3・359-367, 2019.12, Conference Report / Oral Presentation (In Japanese)

  • Adaptive behavior of clinicians in response to an over-constrained patient safety policy on the administration of concentrated potassium chloride solutions, Aoi Uema, Harumi Kitamura, Kazue Nakajima, Safety Science,121・529-541, 2019.10, Papers

  • Implementation of resilience engineering to dialysis healthcare, Harumi Kitamura, Kazue Nakajima,30・3・229-238, 2019.03, Review Papers(In Japanese)

  • Resilience engineering as a new approach to patient safety, Nakajima K, Kitamura H, Journal of Osaka Society for Dialysis Therapy,36・2・107-110, 2018.07, Review Papers(In Japanese)

  • Development of an educational workshop about patient engagement to improve patient safety based on a World Cafe method, Uema A, Mitani T, Nakajima K, The Japanese Journal of Quality and Safety in Healthcare,13・2・115-122, 2018.04, Papers(In Japanese)

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, Introduction to Resilient Health Care, Kazue Nakajima, ISBN, 978-4260028288, 2019.12

  • Textbook, Rapid Response , Takamitsu Kodama, Shigeki Fujitani, Ryoko Takahashi, Medical Science International, ISBN, 978-4895927178, 2012.07

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • Japan e-learning awards, Kazue Nakajima, Munetoshi Nagahama, Aoi Uema, Yoshie Shimai, Ryoko Takahashi, Hiroko Dan, Japan e-Learning Awards, 2011.11

  • Best Practice Awards, Ikejiri K, Uema A, Nakajima K, Dan H, Takahashi R, Kentaro S, Munetoshi N, Ikebe Y, 5th Annual Conference of Japanese Society for Quality and Safety in Healthcare, 2010.11