Teikyo-Harvard Program

30th Anniversary Lecture

Social Disparity and Health
– Prescriptions for Change



Since our partnership's inception in 1993, Harvard University and Teikyo University have been at the


forefront of medical and public health education and research. This landmark event commemorates


three decades of academic excellence and collaboration. We're honored to invite you to a special


public lecture addressing the critical topic of social disparity and health by Dr.Kawachi, the global


leader of the topic.

Profile of Professor Kawachi

Ichiro Kawachi, MB.ChB., Ph.D., is the John L. Loeb and Frances Lehman Loeb Professor of Social Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Kawachi received both his medical degree and Ph.D. (epidemiology) from the University of Otago, New Zealand. He has taught at Harvard since 1992, and served as the Chair at Department of the Department of Social and Behavioral Science from 2008 to 2018.


Kawachi is the co-editor (with Lisa Berkman) of the first textbook on Social Epidemiology, published by Oxford University Press in 2000 (2nd edition published in 2014, with Lisa Berkman & Maria Glymour). He has an extensive repertoire of notable publications that reflect his profound impact on public health research and policy.

Date: January 13 (Saturday), 2024
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm JST
Location: Teikyo University Itabashi Campus Auditorium
              2-11-1 Kaga, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, 173-8605
Admission: Free of charge
Language: Japanese


Contact Information:
Global Initiative Office, Teikyo University.
Tel: globalio@teikyo-u.ac.jp