（１）■Activity of Credentials/Membership Committee since July 2017
Since July 2017
- Reviewed 6 application forms for FACP advancement and judged the applicants’ qualifications.
The three new fellows were approved for election by the Credentials Committee in November:
Junya Ako, MD FACP
Yasuaki Hayashino, MD FACP
Takahiko Tsutsumi, MD FACP
- Modified the qualification requirements for Resident/Fellow Members and Student Members to be adapted to Japanese medical schools and training system
- Review application forms for FACP advancement and judge the applicants’ qualifications by online.
Respond to queries from members and board of ACP Japan Chapter regarding membership in collaboration with secretary.
Eiji SHINYA, MD PhD FACP
Chair, Credentials/Membership Committee, ACP Japan Chapter