The International Society for Respiratory Protection

Dr. Matsumura named Member Emeritus

The International Society is glad to announce that the status of member emeritus was granted to

Dr. Yoshimi Matsumura

Dr. Matsumura managed the Japan section from 1996 to 2018, and during this time, the International Conference of the Society was welcomed twice in Yokohama, in 2004 and 2016.  Dr. Matsumura contributed many times to the conferences, her most recent contribution to the 2022 virtual conference carried the title “Proposal of New APFs for PAPRs with Half Mask Facepiece and Face-Shield through SWPF Study”. Until recently, she was a valued member of the Editorial Review Board for the Journal of the ISRP.

The society congratulates Dr. Matsumura to this honorable position and would like thank her for supporting the Society in an exceptional way.