•  
Annual Report

JSMRM activity in 2008

1. General meeting
 Chairperson: Dr. Kunio Tanaka
 Date: September 11th, 2008.
 Venue: Asahikawa Shimin Bunka Kaikan in Asahikawa, Hokkaido

2. 36th Scientific Annual Meeting
 Chairperson: Dr. Kunio Tanaka
 Venue: Asahikawa Shimin Bunka Kaikan in Asahikawa, Hokkaido
 Date: Sep. 11th - 13th, 2008
 Number of attendees: 1,172
 Number of presentations: 605

3. 11th Public Lecture for Citizens
 Chairperson: Dr. Kunio Tanaka
 Date: September 11th, 2008.
 Venue: Asahikawa Shimin Bunka Kaikan in Asahikawa, Hokkaido
 Number of attendees: 100

4. Journals
 - Nihon Zikikyoumei Igakukai Zasshi
  (Japanese Journal of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, in Japanese)
    1 volume, 4 issues, 333 pages
 - Magnetic Resonance in Medical Sciences (MRMS)
    1 volume, 4 issues, 213 pages

5. Educational activity
(1) 30th MR Kisokouza (MR Basic Course)
    August 1st & 2nd, 2008
    Kyoto Kokusaikaikan in Kyoto
    250 participants
(2) 7th MR Nyumonkouza (MR Introductory Course),
    November 1st, 2008
    Tokyo Central Building in Tokyo
    80 participants
(3) 12th MR Jissenkouza (MR Practical Course)
  December 13th, 2008
    Gakushikaikan in Tokyo
    179 participants
(4) 8th MR Nyumonkouza (MR Introductory Course)
  January 31th 2009
    Nagoya City University in Nagoya
    90 participants

6. Lectures for experts
 “Recent advance and safety issues in MRI”
    Organized by Safety Committee
    February 27th, 2009
    Nihon kagakukai kaikan in Tokyo
    71 participants

7. Committee activities
 - Safety Committee: research and promotion on MR safety
 - Medical Economics Committee: activity concerning the periodical revision of medical reimbursement fee
 - Public Relations Committee: revision and maintenance of the Society web page
 - Future Planning Committee: planning of the future of the Society

8. Prizes
 Bayer awards:
    - International communication (1)
    - International publication (2)
    - Best papers in MRMS (3)
    - Good posters in the Annual Meeting (10)

9. Managements
    - Board meetings, 4 times
    - Election Committee, 2 times
    - Financial audit, once
    - General meeting, once
 

TOP