Organizing Committee

President of JCMA: Shigeki Hitomi
Chairman: Buichi Ishijima
Chief of Executive Committee: Shigeyuki Kano
Chief of Scientific Committee: Fumihiko Shinozaki
Chief Treasurer: Emiko Wada

Supported by

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan
Japan Catholic Nurses Association
Japan Catholic Medical Institute Association
Japan Catholic Senior Residence Association
Japan Christian Medical Association

2nd Announcement

2nd Announcement Dowload here!

The 16th Congress of Asian Federation of Catholic Medical Associations has concluded successfully.
I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all of you for your participation and cooperation.

Shigeki Hitomi President of JCMA

Buichi Ishijima Chairman of the Organizing Committee,the 16th Congress of AFCMA



人見滋樹 日本カトリック医師会会長

石島武一 第16回アジアカトリック医師会総会 組織委員長

What's New

8 November, 2016: We closed pre-registration on November 07.Registration is continuously available at the onsite registration desk at the Congress.
Conference Banquet on 11/12 is already fully occupied. For those who would like to join it, please note that you may be asked to join depending on the availability for the banquet on the day.


26 October, 2016: We inform you of the information on the day of the Congress, could you please check them and print out if necessary.

26 October, 2016: Our Hotel Reservation has been closed at 10/26. We received a lot of requests. Thank you so much for your reservation.

15 September, 2016: Program has been changed. Along with the change, since the 2nd Announcement was also reivesed, it has decided upload a new one.

6 September, 2016: Kyoto City Tour on Nov.13 : The deadline for registration of City Tour has extended to 9 September. Your registration is welcome.

1 September, 2016: 2nd Annoucement have revised and uploaded.

12 August, 2016: 2nd Announcement has been uploaded on the website.

31 May, 2016: Abstract Submission is closed. Thank you for your submission.

26 April, 2016: Abstract submission deadline is extended to 31 May, 2016. Early Bird registration is available until 30 June, 2016.

28 March, 2016: The Deadline is extended ! New Deadline for Abstracts: 30 April, 2016

Main Theme:

What Should We Do for the Least of Our Brethren? (Matthew, 25:40)

Sessions of sub-themes and others are as follows.

  1. The Health Care System of Elderly Clergy (Reported by representatives from various countries)
  2. AIDS: Present State and Struggles in Asian Countries (Same as above)
  3. Care for Aged Patients in the Terminal-Stage (Same as above)
  4. Protection of Human Rights for Children – The Trafficking and Abuse of Young Children (Same as above)
  5. Get-Together Meeting for the Medical, Nursing and Co-Medical Students – Our Health Care Mission in Asia (All students are invited. This is scheduled on the afternoon of 12 November)
  6. Free papers (Any subject is welcome)
  7. Posters (Same as above)


Cooperation between Catholic Doctors, Nurses and Medical Institutes in Japan



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