History

1987 The Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (JSCN) inaugurated (February) (Representative: Fusako Kakigawa)
Held the First Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Fusako Kakigawa, February, Tokyo)
Issued the Journal of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing, Vol. 1, No. 1, (December)
Prepared the regulations of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (draft)
1988 Held the Second Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Fusako Kakigawa, February, Tokyo)
Started to implement the regulations of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing
1989 Held the Third Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Fusako Kakigawa, February, Tokyo)
Peer review system of submitted papers started.
1990 Held the Fourth Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Fusako Kakigawa, February, Tokyo)
Publishing of peer-review papers started from Vol. 4 of the Journal of JSCN (August).
Annual education seminar by the education and research activity committee started.
1991 Held the Fifth Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Fusako Kakigawa, February, Tokyo)
Stipulation and enactment of regulations on “selecting councilors of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing”
1992 Held the Sixth Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Misako Kojima, February, Tokyo)
Enactment of the submission guidelines of the Journal of JSCN
1993 Started to rotate the chair of a conference among regular members approved by the general meeting
Held the Fifth Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Mieko Kihara, February, Yokohama)
1996 Approved as a member research organization of the Science Council of Japan
International activities committee started.
1997 Certified nursing on cancer pain management nursing applied by JSCN specified
1999 Certified nursing on cancer chemotherapy nursing applied by JSCN specified
2001 Editorial committee started.
Society Regulations and Public Relations committees started
Formulated regulations on “academic meeting”
Formulated regulations on “general meeting”
Joined the Japan Liaison Council of Nursing Academies (now Japan Association of Nursing Academies)
2003 Held the First International Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Reiko Sato, Osaka)
2004 Certified nursing on breast cancer nursing applied by JSCN specified
Opened web pages of the society
2005 The logo mark of JSCN selected (20th anniversary project)
Started researches and studies on nursing art that can gain remuneration
Liaison with the Social Insurance Union Societies Related to?Nursing?(Kanhoren) started.
Started investigation of the core curriculum for cancer nursing
2006 Committee of the Special Interest Groups of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing started.
Activities of Special Interest Groups of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (JSCN-SIG) started.
2007 Held the Second International Conference of the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing (Chair: Hiroko Komatsu,Tokyo)
Translated Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing (Fourth edition) of Oncology Nursing Society
2008 Certified nursing on radiation therapy nursing applied by JSCN specified
2009 Translated CHEMOTHERAPY AND BIOTHERAPY GUIDELINES AND
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PRACTICE (2nd Edition)
Stipulated the regulations on the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing award
2010 Prepared the “Cancer nursing core curriculum Japanese version 2010 (Part 1)”
Prepared the “Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing, Japanese Version (2010)”
Committee for developing cancer nursing skills started.
Awards Committee started.
2012 Prepared cancer nursing guidelines
Evaluation Committee started.
2013 Changed the name to “(General Incorporated Association) Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing”
Established the secretariat and transferred the administrative and member management functions to the secretariat
Prepared the “Core Curriculum for Cancer Nursing PartⅡ(Practices)”
Translated “Putting Evidence into Practice: Improving Oncology Patient Outcomes (version1.2)” of Oncology Nursing Society
2014 Issued the “2014 Guideline for Chemotherapy Nursing of Cancer Outpatients: Prevention and early detection of extravasation of carcinostatic agent and device-related complication and measures, 2nd version”
2015 Practical Guide Series in Cancer Nursing (consisting of 5 books) supervised by the (General Incorporated Association) Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing issued
The “2015 Joint Guidelines on Exposure Prevention during Cancer Chemotherapy” by the Japanese Society of Cancer Nursing, Japanese Society of Medical Oncology and Japanese Society of Pharmaceutical Oncology issued

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