Hiroyuki Hikichi

Research Fellow

Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Hiroyuki Hikichi, PhD is a research fellow in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. His research interests are changes of the health status of older individuals in an affected area of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, and the prevention of physical and/or cognitive disability by encouraging social interaction among Japanese older persons.

 

Press release issued by HSPH

Elderly may face increased dementia risk after a disaster