Background

The Japanese Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine was held in Osaka the 1st meeting in May 1975, Then through 30 years,the number of members amounts to more than 2,000.We deepen study day and night to contribute to the advancement and dissemination of sports medicine in orthopedics and musculoskeletal medicine, and to contribute to the development of health in mind and body, the prevention and the treatment of sports injuries.

About JOSSM

Name: The Japanese Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (JOSSM)
President: Etsuo Chosa,MD (University of Miyazaki)
Projects:
  • 1. Holding academic meetings,lectures and presentation of study results
  • 2. Publishing journal “Japanese Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine” and the issuance of such academic books
  • 3. Encouraging studies and performing investigations
  • 4. Commending excellent results
  • 5. Cooperation with learned parties
  • 6. Promotion of international research cooperation
  • 7. Cooperation with the Sports Association, organizations and clubs
  • 8. Giving information to the public and medical consultation
  • 9. Conducting research on systems of medical insurance, long-term care insurance, and welfare for the handicapped (including children), and offering advice
  • 10. Other projects necessary for achieving our goal

Board of Directors

President: Etsuo Chosa,MD (University of Miyazaki)
Vice President: Yasuhito Tanaka,MD (Nara Medical University)
Koichi Sairyo,MD (Tokushima University)
Directors: Nobuo Adachi,MD (Hiroshima University)
Norimasa Iwasaki,MD (Hokkaido University)
Toru Okuwaki,MD (Japan Institute of Sports Sciences, Medical Center)
Toshifumi Ozaki,MD (Okayama University)
Ryosuke Kuroda,MD (Kobe University)
Hiroyuki Sugaya,MD (Shoulder & Elbow Center, Funabashi Orthopaedic Hospital)
Eiichi Tsuda,MD (Hirosaki University)
Masataka Deie,MD (Aichi Medical University)
Yasuaki Nakagawa,MD (National Hospital Organization Kyoto Medical Center)
Hisateru Niki,MD (St. Marianna University School of Medicine)
Hiroshi Hashiguchi,MD (Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital)
Hiroki Funasaki,MD (The Jikei University Sports and Wellness Clinic)
Inspectors: Yozo Shibata,MD (Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital)
Toshihiko Yamashita,MD (Sapporo Medical University)

Annual Meetings of JOSSM

The 46th JOSSM (2020)
DateDecember 17-19, 2020
Venue Kobe International Exhibition Hall(Kobe city)
PresidentYasuyuki Ishibashi,MD (Department of Orthopedic,Hirosaki Uiversity)
URLhttp://www.congre.co.jp/joskas-jossm2020/
*Combined
 18th JOSSM-KOSSM Combined Meeting
 President : Yasuyuki Ishibashi,MD (Department of Orthopedic,Hirosaki Uiversity)
*Combined
 12th JOSKAS (Japanese Orthopaedic Society of Knee, Arthroscopy) Annual Meeting

The 47th JOSSM (2021)
DateJune 17-19, 2021
Venue Sapporo Convention Center (Sapporo city)
PresidentKatsunori Inagaki,MD (Department of Orthopedic,Showa Uiversity)
*Combined
 13th JOSKAS (Japanese Orthopaedic Society of Knee, Arthroscopy) Annual Meeting
 President : Masataka Deie,MD (Department of Orthopedic,Aichi Medical University)

The 48th JOSSM (2022)
DateJune 16-18, 2022
Venue Sapporo Convention Center (Sapporo city)
PresidentNorimasa Iwasaki,MD (Department of Orthopedic,Hokkaido University)
*Combined
 14th JOSKAS (Japanese Orthopaedic Society of Knee, Arthroscopy) Annual Meeting
 President : Harukazu Tohyama,MD (Faculty of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University)