JAPAN NATIONAL CHAPTER
The Japanese Society of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery was founded in Oct 1993 and currently has 3613 members. The Society decided to function as a Japan Chapter for A-PHPBA/IHPBA in 2012. Members of the Chapter are encouraged to join the combined A-PHPBA/IHPBA membership. The mission of this incorporated association is to improve and to develop general academic research and knowledge on hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery; and to encourage the interchange of information with related international academic societies.
More information: http://www.ihpba.org/104_Japan-National-Chapter.html