The JSPM Committee on International Affairs seeks to collect and share/exchange key information and findings from within the field with other international societies for palliative medicine/care.
The primary functions and responsibilities of the Committee are:
- To network and exchange academic findings, and collaborate with other academic societies for palliative medicine/care in three East Asian countries: Japan, Korea, and Taiwan.
- To exchange guest speakers with the above-mentioned countries, and also delegate and accept speakers to and from related academic conferences.
- To facilitate society membersí participation in international learning opportunities by planning and holding international collaborative sessions at the annual congress.