Trainees and Visitors from Overseas
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Overseas Trainees

NRCD provides training programs for rehabilitation specialists of the World. Totally 862 rehabilitation specialists of 55 countries and 4 regions received training programs by 2016 fiscal year. About 75% of major field of the trainees is rehabilitation medicine

Number of trainees by geographical region and year (1980-2016)
Region\Fiscal year 1980-2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Total
Asia 547 28 30 32 37 31 1 4 5 715
Europe 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9
North America 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Latin America and the Caribbean 75 8 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 89
Africa 18 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 34
Oceania 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 10
Total 660 37 36 32 37 47 1 5 7 862

PHOTO:Trainees (physical therapists)from Iran.
Trainees (physical therapists)from Iran.

Overseas Visitors

NRCD introduced activities to approx. 10,600 visitors from 153 countries and regions since 1979. Breakdown data from 1996-2016 is as follows.

Number of visitors by geographical region and year (1996-2016)
Region\Fiscal year 1996-2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Total
Asia 3,288 343 455 91 67 119 80 202 421 5,066
Europe 211 13 6 6 12 17 28 28 25 346
North America 78 0 0 0 6 5 6 6 44 146
Latin America and the Caribbean 284 12 10 1 4 9 3 0 0 323
Africa 129 6 5 7 36 8 0 0 0 191
Oceania 53 6 6 8 7 3 2 8 9 102
Total 4,043 380 482 114 132 161 119 244 499 6,174
※Decreased number of visitors from 2011 is thought to be caused by the Grate East Japan Earthquake.

PHOTO:Visitors from Saudi Arabia,September,2016
Government officials met the NRCD President
Visitors from Saudi Arabia,September,2016
Government officials met the NRCD President

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