Conference visa would help doctors in attending conferences in Japan. This visa is valid only for 90 days.

The following are the documents required to apply for the visa:

  • A valid passport with more than two blank pages.
  • A photocopy of the bio-data page of the current passport i.e. both first and last page.
  • A completely filled and signed visa application form and the form can be found in the below website.
  • One photograph which is taken in just last 6 months. The photograph should be only of 2x2 inches, color with white background which is printed on a good quality paper.
  • Original invitation letter of the conference.
  • The complete schedule of the stay.

In order to know the further details please go through the below link: http://www.vfsglobal.com/japan/india/business.html

Japan Visa
Visa Tourist Business Student Cruise
Need to Apply Yes Yes
Processing Time 15days 15days
How to apply In person In person
Application Form yes
Passport 6months validity 6months validity
Passport Photos 2 2
Photocopies of the passport
Itinerary yes Yes
Health Insurance
Bank Statement yes Yes
Employment Letter Yes
Hotel Reservations yes Yes
Tourist Voucher Yes
Personal Invitation Yes
Personal Letter
Business Invitation yes
MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Virginia Board of Medicine

Virginia Board of Medicine accepts the courses that are endorsed by ACCME and grants AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

MD/DO Requirement:

CME Credits Required : 60.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 30.00



  • 60 hours of CME for every 2 years followed by immediate preceding renewal
  • A minimum of 30 hours must be under Category 1, of which 2 hours must be in pain management, proper prescribing of controlled substances, and the diagnosis of management of addiction.
  • OCC/MOC is not specifically addressed, but an endorsement of recertification by a specialty board is admitted as a substitute by the Virginia Board of Medicine.