About the Japan Neurosurgical Society
The objective of the Japan Neurosurgical Society, GIA (General Incorporated Association), is to develop and popularize neurosurgical science and contribute to academic development in Japan, as well as national welfare through neurosurgical practice, by means of presenting neurosurgical theories and research on their application, exchanging knowledge, and cooperating and collaborating with other members and related societies in Japan and foreign countries.
As of September 2016, 7,622 Board certified members were engaged in medical practice. The Japan Neurosurgical Society has 9,567 members in total, including 150 honorary/special members (including 43 foreign members), 34 guest members, and 58 supporting members. These members include physicians in training.
( As of September 2016 )