International Conference: "Enhancing Continuity of Care Through the Science and Art in Nursing and Midwifery"
October 7- 8, 2022


Associate Professor Dr. Yuko Yasuhara

Associate Professor of Nursing
Department of Nursing Outcome Management, Tokushima University, Graduate School, Japan

Yuko Yasuhara, RN; PHN, PhD, is an associate professor of nursing at the Department of Nursing Outcome Management of the Tokushima University Graduate School in Japan. She received her PhD from Kawasaki University of Medical Welfare (2013) and her MSN in Nursing from Kobe City College of Nursing University (2003). She worked for 7 years as a Registered Nurse in the emergency ward, emergency out-patient unit and catheterization laboratory, at the general hospital in Kobe, Japan. She has worked at the Tokushima University since 2003. She is interested in the care of patients with ischemic heart disease based on her clinical experiences, with particular emphasis on sleep, activity and improving the quality of life of patients. Recently, Dr. Yasuhara and co-researcher have continued collecting ethical and legal data from the nursing perspective on communication robots, which are used in the hospital.