Dr. Daisuke Nishi

 

Academic Degree(s)

MD, PhD

 

E-Mail

d-nishi@umin.ac.jp

 

Current Position

Section chief, Section of Mental Health Policy Development, Department of Mental Health Policy and Evaluation, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry

 

Professional Experience

2006-2012, Department chief, Department of Psychiatry, National Disaster Medical Center

2012-present, Section chief, Section of Mental Health Policy Development, Department of Mental Health Policy and Evaluation, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry

 

Education & Training

2001-2003   Intern, Department of Psychiatry, National Kokura  Hospital

2003-2004   Resident, Department of Psychiatry, National Kokura  Hospital

2004-2006   Resident, Department of Critical Care and  Traumatology, National Disaster Medical Center

 

Awards

2012    Early Career Award, 12th International Congress of Behavior Medicine

2013    Otsuka Prize, 22th Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition

2014    Best Poster Award, World Psychiatric Association Section on Epidemiology and Public Health

2014    Poster Award, the 4th Mind-Body Interface International Workshop

2015    Poster Award, the 5th Mind-Body Interface International Workshop

 

Research Grants

Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

Intramural Research Grant of National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry

Health Labour Sciences Research Grant, The Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare

 

Committee & Membership

Executive committee member of International Society for Nutritional 

Psychiatry Research

Councilor of the Japan Society for Lipid Nutrition

 

Selected Publication

  • Nishi D, Usuda K. Psychological growth after childbirth: an exploratory prospective study. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology (Epub ahead of print)
  • Nishi D, Suzuki Y, Nishida J, Mishima K, Yamanouchi Y. Personal lifestyle as a resource for work engagement. Journal of Occupational Health Jan 24;59(1):17-23, 2017
  • Nishi D, Su KP, Usuda K, Chiang YJ, Guu TW, Hamazaki K, Nakaya N, Sone T, Sano Y, Tachibana Y, Ito H, Isaka K, Hashimoto K, Hamazaki T, Matsuoka YJ. The synchronized trial on expectant mothers with depressive symptoms by omega-3 PUFAs (SYNCHRO): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry 16(1):321, 2016
  • Nishi D, Su KP, Usuda K, Chiang YJ, Guu TW, Hamazaki K, Nakaya N, Sone T, Sano Y, Ito H, Isaka K, Hashimoto K, Hamazaki T, Matsuoka YJ. Omega-3 fatty acid supplementation for expectant mothers with depressive symptoms in Japan and Taiwan: an open-label trial. Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 70(6): 253-4, 2016
  • Yoshikawa E, Nishi D, Matsuoka Y. Fish consumption and resilience to depression in Japanese company workers: a cross-sectional study. Lipids in Health and Disease. 14:51, 2015 (May 26)
  • Nishi D, Matsuoka Y. Peritraumatic distress after an earthquake as a bridge between neuroimaging and epidemiology. Mol Psychiatry 18, 743-744, 2013
  • Nishi D, Noguchi H, Yonemoto N, Nakajima S, Kim Y, Matsuoka Y. Incidence and prediction of posttraumatic stress disorder at 6 months after motor vehicle accident in Japan. Psychosomatics 54:263–271, 2013
  • Nishi D, Uehara R, Yoshikawa E, Sato G, Ito M, Matsuoka Y. Culturally sensitive and universal measure of resilience for Japanese populations: Tachikawa Resilience Scale in comparison with Resilience Scale 14-item version. Psychiat Clin Neurosci Apr;67(3):174-81, 2013
  • Nishi D, Koido Y, Nakaya N, Sone T, Noguchi H, Hamazaki K, Hamazaki T, Matsuoka Y. Fish Oil for Attenuating Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms among Rescue Workers after the Great East Japan Earthquake: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Psychother Psychosom 81(5):315-317, 2012
  • Nishi D, Koido Y, Nakaya N, Sone T, Noguchi H, Hamazaki K, Hamazaki T, Matsuoka Y. Peritraumatic Distress, Watching Television and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms among Rescue Workers after the Great East Japan Earthquake. PLoS one 7 e35248, 2012