The Journal of Epidemiology is the official open access scientific journal of the Japan Epidemiological Association. The Journal publishes a broad range of original research on epidemiology as it relates to human health, and aims to promote communication among those engaged in the field of epidemiological research and those who use epidemiological findings.
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Fujino, Yoshihisa et al. (2013) Taxation Categories for Long-term Care Insurance Premiums and Mortality Among Elderly Japanese: A Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology 23(1):41-46 doi:10.2188/jea.JE20120011, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
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|Editor-in-Chief||Keitaro Matsuo||Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan|
|Deputy Editor||Kota Katanoda||National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan|
|Deputy Editor||Takeo Fujiwara||Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), Tokyo, Japan|
|Consulting Editors||Manami Inoue||The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan|
|Associate Editors||Jun Aida||Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan|
|Hisatomi Arima||Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan|
|Keiko Asao||Eli Lilly Japan, K.K., Tokyo, Japan|
|Wanqing Chen||Chinese Academy of Medical Science and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China|
|Yoshihisa Fujino||University of Occupational and Envoronmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan|
|Yoshinori Fujiwara||Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan|
|Wakaba Fukushima||Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan||Aya Goto||Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan|
|Megumi Hara||Saga University, Saga, Japan|
|Kenshi Hayashida||University of Occupational and Envoronmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan|
|Kaori Honjo||Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan|
|Atsushi Hozawa||Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan|
|Rachel Huxley||Curtin University, Perth, Australia|
|Tatsuro Ishizaki||Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan|
|Hidemi Ito||Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan|
|Motoki Iwasaki||National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan|
|Satoshi Kaneko||Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan|
|Noriko Kato||Jumonji University, Niiza, Saitama, Japan|
|Jeongseon Kim||National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea|
|Woon-Puay Koh||National University of Singapore, Singapore|
|Naoki Kondo||The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan|
|Yoshitaka Murakami||Toho University, Tokyo, Japan|
|Mariko Naito||Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan|
|Koshi Nakamura||Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan|
|Yuji Nishiwaki||Toho University, Tokyo, Japan|
|Takeshi Nishiyama||Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan|
|Yasuyuki Okumura||Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan|
|Susumu Sawada||National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutoririon, Japan|
|Michikazu Sekine||The University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan|
|Derek Smith||James Cook University, Townsville, Australia|
|Kohta Suzuki||Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan|
|Sadao Suzuki||Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan|
|Hideto Takahashi||Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, Japan|
|Satoshi Teramukai||Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan|
|Kevin Urayama||St. Luke's International University, Tokyo, Japan|
|Rob van Dam||National University of Singapore, Singapore|
|Kenji Wakai||Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan|
|Peiyu Wang||Peking University, Beijing, China|
|Hideo Yasunaga||The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan|
|International Advisory Board|
|Robert Abbott||Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan|
|Chang-Chuan Chan||College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan|
|Paulo Chaves||Benjamin Leon Center for Geriatric Research and Education, Florida International University, Miami, USA|
|Sin Eng Chia||National University of Singapore, Singapore|
|Aaron Folsom||University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA|
|Graham Giles||Cancer Council Victoria, Australia|
|Yue-Liang Leon Guo||College of Public Health, National Taiwan University and NTU Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan|
|Chung-Cheng Hsieh||University of Massachusetts, Cancer Center, Worcester, USA|
|David Jacobs||University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA|
|Daehee Kang||Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea|
|Ichiro Kawachi||Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA|
|Eero Lahelma||University of Helsinki, Finland|
|Yunhwan Lee||Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea|
|Jersey Liang||Shool of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA|
|Michael Marmot||University College London, London, UK|
|You-Lin Qiao||Cancer Institute / Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China|
|Hai Rim Shin||International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France|
|Suraporn Wiangnon||Khon Kaen University, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen, Thailand|
|Editorial Coordinator||Katsumi Hashimoto||Japan Epidemiological Association, Tokyo, Japan|
|Editorial Assistant||Tamami Kitamura||Japan Epidemiological Association, Tokyo, Japan||Mikiko Muto||Japan Epidemiological Association, Tokyo, Japan|