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ประกาศรับสมัครทุน JSPN Fellowship Award พิมพ์
วันพุธที่ 20 สิงหาคม 2014 เวลา 08:31 น.

ประกาศรับสมัครทุน JSPN Fellowship Award สำหรับการประชุมประจำปีของ JSPN และ WPA Regional Congress ที่จะจัดขึ้นในวันที่ 4 - 6 มิถุนายน 2558 ที่เมืองโอซาก้า ประเทศญี่ปุ่น มีให้ 2 ทุน โดยจะต้องผ่านการรับรองสมาชิกจากสมาคมจิตแพทย์ฯ ก่อน

JSPNJapanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology Fellowship Award
Application Period: from September 1st to October 8th, 2014 (Japan time)

The Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology is pleased to invite young psychiatrists from around the world-particularly Asia-to apply for the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology Fellowship Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize early-career, outstanding psychiatrists and to encourage academic discussion and personal friendships with early-career Japanese psychiatrists at the WPA Regional Congress Osaka Japan 2015, to be held in association with the 111th annual meeting of the JSPN on June 4th to 6th, 2015, in Osaka, Japan.

Award recipients will receive a waiver of meeting registration fees, accommodations, and a partial reimbursement of airfare (JPY 70,000 for recipients from World Bank A and B category countries, and JPY 140,000 for those from C and D countries). Award recipients will be expected to give a presentation at one of the international sessions, the themes of which are “Psychiatric Emergency Services” and “Case Vignette”, and attend other programs for JSPN Fellowship Award recipients. Award recipients will also be expected to participate in future JSPN Fellowship Award Alumni programs.

Applicants must choose the theme from 1 or 2 below and send an abstract within 250 words.

1. Psychiatric Emergency Services

The applicant is requested to describe how psychiatric emergency services are practiced in his or her home country.

The description must address the following points:
a. How psychiatry collaborates with primary care and other physicians in community care.
b. How patients with comorbid mental and physical disorders are treated.
c. How multidisciplinary care is provided in community psychiatry.
d. How community psychiatry is taught at the undergraduate level.
e. How community psychiatry is taught during postgraduate training.

2. Case discussion

The applicant is requested to describe how the psychiatrists in his or her home country would deal with the care (please see the attached on our website ( in the vignette.

The description must address the following points:

a. Please describe the pathway to the psychiatric interview of the subject in this case. Will a judicial officer be involved in the process?
b. How will psychiatric interviews be conducted in order to confirm a diagnosis?
c. If the subject in this case needs to be hospitalized, how will the decision of involuntary admission be made?
d. Does your country have a mental health law or laws specially designed for criminal cases?
e. In the case that the suspected person has a psychiatric disorder, how will he/she receive medical treatment? Is there any specialized unit or ward for such cases in your country?
f. Can a subject with a psychiatric disorder have his/her penalty reduced by law?

Applicants must:
1. Be psychiatrists who are 40 years of age and under.
2. Not be previous recipients of the JSPN Fellowship Award.
3. Belong to a World Psychiatric Association member society.
(To ensure broad participation from around the world, each society is limited to a maximum of two applicants.)

Meeting Information :
WPA Regional Congress Osaka Japan 2015
Date: June 4-6, 2015
Venue: Osaka International Convention Center
Congress President: Dinesh Bhugra (WPA President)
Congress Director: Masatoshi Takeda (JSPN President)
Secretary General of the Congress Tsuyoshi Akiyama
Theme: Asian Partnership in the World

111th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology
Date: June 4-6, 2015
Venue: Osaka International Convention Center, RIHGA Royal Hotel Osaka
Meeting president: Toshifumi Kishimoto (Nara Medical University)
Meeting vice-president: Motoharu Hirai (Japan Psychiatric Hospital Association)
Theme: Your Partnership for Psychiatry and Neuroscience in the World

Application Procedure

For details, please ask the applicants to visit the English Web site of the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology:

All documents must be submitted when you apply for the 2015 Fellowship Award via the WPA Regional Congress website ( from September 1st, 2014.

The secretariat will acknowledge receipt of the application. You will receive a reply confirming your application after your online application is submitted. If you haven’t received it for a week, please contact JSPN secretariat at staff, at < อีเมลนี้จะถูกป้องกันจากสแปมบอท แต่คุณต้องเปิดการใช้งานจาวาสคริปก่อน >(email).

Please note that JSPN is no longer accept any inquiries about your application from one week after the deadline (Japan Time).

E-mail: อีเมลนี้จะถูกป้องกันจากสแปมบอท แต่คุณต้องเปิดการใช้งานจาวาสคริปก่อน