Tomoko Wakui

Tokyo Metropolitan Institute for Geriatrics and Gerontology


Tomoko Wakui

Tomoko Wakui obtained her Ph.D degree in Health Science in 2012 at the Department of Social Gerontology, School of Health Sciences & Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, Japan. She has been conducting researches in the field of social welfare and social gerontology, such as research on caregiving burden and developing support programs for family caregiver, as well as evaluation research on the long-term care insurance system for older adults and their family caregivers in Japan. She is a researcher at Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo Japan since 2013.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Countries Japan;
Topics Dementia care and support; LTC Policy; Technology and LTC; Unpaid / informal care;
Methods Data science and LTC research; Longitudinal data analysis; Mixed methods; Qualitative studies; Quantitative data analysis; Questionnaire;
Role Research;
Interest Groups Community-based approaches to dementia care; Employment Education and Family carers; Long-Term Care Policy;
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