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Primate Society of Japan (Established 1985)
Professional Society
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Phone: 81-568-63-0575   Fax: 81-568-63-0085   E-Mail:
c/o Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Inuyama, Aichi 484-8506 JAPAN

Mission: Promotion of the development of primatology, organization of an annual meeting, the issue of regular publications, primate conservation and animal welfare.

Membership: 635

President: Juichi Yamagiwa, Term: 2007-2009, Phone: 81-75-753-4108, Fax: 81-75-753-4098, E-mail

President Elect: Next President will be elected in March 2009. Term: 2009-2011

Vice President: Kenji Terao, Term: 2005-2007, E-mail:

Secretary: Keiko Shimizu, Michio Nakamura, Term 2007-2009

Treasurer: Masato Nakatsukasa, Gen Yamakoshi, Term: 2007-2009

Committees: Organizing Committee of Annual Meeting; Editorial Committee of Primate Research; Conservation and Animal Welfare Committee

Meetings: 25th Congress of Primate Society of Japan, Chubu Gakuin University, July 18-20, 2009. Contact: Yuji Takenoshita, Phone: +81 58 376 3625, psj2009(a)

Publications: Reichourui-Kenkyu/Primate Research (three times a year, in Japanese with English summary)

Grants: Takashima Award, Oversees Academic Research Grant

Last Updated: 2009-06-30

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