3rd Japan-US Technical Information Exchange Forum on BLAST INJURY (JUFBI 2018)
First Announcement & Call for Papers
To bring together broad knowledge and expertise and to share national experiences and evidence-based approaches for blast injuries, the 3rd Japan-US Technical Information Exchange Forum on Blast Injury (JUFBI 2018) will be held from May 9 to 11, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan. The objectives of the Forum include but not limited to:
a. Assemble a Japan-US forum focused on multi-disciplinary science and medicine necessary to increase our understanding of blast injury.
b. Achieve a mutual understanding of US/Japan efforts in blast injury research.
c. Identify knowledge gaps requiring collaborative research.
d. Increase understanding and collaborate to improve prevention, clinical diagnosis and treatment of brain, lung and auditory blast injuries.
Contributions from countries other than Japan and the US as well as from young investigators are welcome.
For more details, please see the “First Announcement & Call for Paper” posted below.
Abstract submission deadline: February 28, 2018 (Wednesday)
Paper acceptance notification: March 14, 2018 (Wednesday)
Preregistration deadline: April 10 (Tuesday)
JUFBI 2018: May 9 (Wednesday) - 11 (Friday), 2018
Please send your Abstract Submission Form, Pre-registration Form and Hotel Reservation Form to:
JUFBI 2018 Secretary Office
Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (tentative)
2-2-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-Ku, Tokyo 160-8330, Japan
Due to the Japanese Government’s budget schedule, the venue will officially be announced later.
Please prepare your abstract on the basis of the template posted at the conference website and submit it by email to the JUFBI 2018 secretary office no later than February 28 (Wed).
All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the JUFBI 2018 Program Committee and paper acceptance notification will be made by March 14 (Mon).
Pre-registration is required for all the participants. The preregistration deadline is April 10, 2018. Absolutely No “On-Site” registration. Registration is free of charge.
Please complete the preregistration form posted at the conference website and submit it by email or fax to the JUFBI 2018 secretary office.
For the participants who want to stay at the Forum venue, the JUFBI 2018 secretary office plans to reserve a block of rooms. Please send the hotel reservation form posted at the conference website by email or fax to the JUFBI 2018 secretary office.
Shunichi Sato (NDMC)
3-2, Namiki, Tokorozawa-shi, Saitama 359-8513
Kyungho Park (ITC-PAC)
7-23-17, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032, Japan
Cell phone: +81-80-5933-6918