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Japan Radiological Society (JRS)
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Name of society Japan Radiological Society (JRS) Home page
Fax +81-3-5684-4075
Founded year 1950 Number of members 8572
Brief Introduction :
The Japan Radiological Society was established in 1950 and has been the leading official society in the field of radiological science.
The main aim of the society is to promote radiological science in collaboration with various related societies.
JRS is also interested in the international cooperation for the progress of radiological science. Currently JRS has over 8,500 members, including radiologists, physicists, and some researchers. Two hundred and fifty delegates are elected by whole members, and 16 members of the board of directors are elected from among the delegates.
  1. to conduct scientific meetings in spring and autumn.
  2. to publish scientific journals in English (Japanese Journal of Radiology).
  3. to conduct the Japanese specialty board in order to certify radiologists.
  4. to promote researches on radiological science.
  5. to support activities for the protection against radiation hazards
  6. to collaborate with related societies or associations