Atsuro Tsutsumi

Research Fellow

Profile
  • Atsuro Tsutsumi
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-IIGH
    OFFICE:
    +603 9171 5394
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    NATIONALITY:
    Japan

    Education

    PhD in Health Sciences
    Master in Health Sciences

    Biographical Statement

    Dr Atsuro Tsutsumi joined UNU-IIGH in February 2012 as a Research Fellow for the Newly Emerging, Re-emerging and Non-Communicable Diseases.  He was a former Programme Coordinator with JICA China Office in Chengdu, China where his priority task was to establish and manage mental health and psychosocial support programmes in China. Prior to his tenure with JICA, he had spent a number of years in mental-health related institutes in Japan as a researcher. Dr Atsuro Tsutsumi is no stranger to UN system as he had also served the WHO as well as UNU in the past.