• Masahiro KOHZUKI
    Yamagata Prefectural University of Health Sciences (Japan)


  • Changwan HAN
    Shimonoseki City University  (Japan)


  • Aiko KOHARA
    Shimonoseki City University (Japan)
  • Daisuke ITO
    Sendai Seiyo Gakuin University (Japan)
  • Eonji KIM
    Miyagigakuin Women's University (Japan)
  • Giyong YANG
    Pukyong National University (Korea)
  • Haejin KWON
    University of the Ryukyus (Japan)
  • Hitomi KATAOKA
    Yamagata University (Japan)
  • Jin KIM
    Choonhae College of Health Sciences (Korea)
  • Kyoko TAGAMI
    Aichi Prefectural University (Japan)
  • Makoto NAGASAKA
    KKR Tohoku Kosai Hospital (Japan)
  • Masami YOKOGAWA
    Kanazawa University (Japan)
  • Megumi KODAIRA
    International University of Health and Welfare Graduate School (Japan)
  • Misa MIURA
    Tsukuba University of Technology (Japan)
  • Moonjung KIM
    Korea Labor Force Development Institute for the aged (Korea)
  • Shuko SAIKI
    Tohoku Fukushi University (Japan)
  • Taku HARADA
    Tohoku Rosai Hospital (Japan)
  • Takayuki KAWAMURA
    Tohoku Fukushi University (Japan)
  • Yoko GOTO
    Sapporo Medical University (Japan)
  • Yongdeug KIM
    Sung Kong Hoe University (Korea)
  • Yoshiko OGAWA
    Teikyo University (Japan)
  • Youngaa RYOO
    National Assembly Research Service: NARS (Korea)
  • Yuichiro HARUNA
    National Institute of Vocational Rehabilitation (Japan)
    Fukushima Medical University (Japan)
  • Yuko SASAKI
    Sendai Shirayuri Women’s College (Japan)


  • Haruna TERUYA
    University of the Ryukyus (Japan)  
  • Natsuki YANO
    University of the Ryukyus (Japan)

* 2014/2016/2018/2020/2022-

The Rule on the Operation of the Editorial Board for Total Rehabilitation Research

Chapter 1. General Provision

Article 1 (Purposes)
This Rule stipulates the direction and standard of edit of Total Rehabilitation Research (hereafter, “TRR”), which is published by ASHS.


Article 2 (Detailed Rules)
The conditions that are not stipulated in this Rule may be determined by the editorial board of TRR and added to the Rule on the Operation of the Editorial Board for TRR.


Article 3 (Frequency and Date of Publication)
TRR shall be published once a year, on June 30.

Chapter 2. Editorial Board

Article 4 (Editorial Board)
The editorial board shall be established to achieve the purposes stipulated in Article 1.


Article 5 (Organization of Editorial Board)
1. The editor-in-chief shall be appointed according to Article 8 (Appointment of Executive Members), by the chairpersons through the recommendation of the executive office.
2. The editor-in-chief may appoint multiple board members of editors who have conducted researches in the field of total rehabilitation, regardless of nationality.
3. The editorial board shall be composed of the following executive members:
A. Editor-in-Chief
B. Executive Editor
C. Board Member of Editors
D. Editorial Assistant
4. The term of the board member of editors shall be two (2) years.



Article 6 (Qualifications of the Board Member of Editors)
The board member of editors shall have the following qualifications:
1. The editor-in-chief must have a doctoral degree.
2. The editor-in-chief shall have accumulated research achievements that can be recognized by international associations, such as SCI and SSCI.
3. The editor-in-chief shall appoint the board member of editors among people with outstanding research performances in the fields of total rehabilitation, if necessary for the organization of the editorial board.

Chapter 3. Review of Articles


 Article 7 (Acceptable Articles)
Review shall be conducted only for articles written pursuant to the regulation for the submission of articles of TRR. Therefore, authors should write and submit articles in accordance with the regulations for the submission of articles of TRR. Review may not be implemented for articles that have too many violations of the regulations of TRR.


Article 8 (Appointment of Reviewers and Payment of Review Fee)
1. Two reviewers shall be appointed by the editor-in-chief based on the recommendations of the board member of editors, among the specialists in the field.
2. One reviewers shall be selected from among the external members, and one from among the internal members of TRR.
3. The reviewers may be paid a certain fee.


1. This regulation shall become effective beginning on  February 1, 2014.

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