Profiles of Young Researchers

ODA, Nara

Lecturer, World Language and Society Education Centre, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies; Visiting Researcher, Asia-Japan Research Institute, Ritsumeikan University

Specialized field: Area Studies (Vietnam)
ODA, Nara
Degree: Ph.D. in Area Studies (Kyoto University), 2018
Doctoral Thesis: "The Making of Vietnamese 'Traditional Medicine': The Institutionalization and Practice"
Recent Publication: Invented Traditional Medicine A History of Medical Policy in Vietnam ( 『〈伝統医学〉が創られるとき:ベトナム医療政策史』京都大学学術出版会、2022年)
Recent Research Interests: "Knowledge" in training Vietnamese medical professionals since the period of French occupation, and sexual minorities and politics in Vietnam