Visit of Delegates from Cornell University, U.S.A. and the City University of Hong Kong

Representatives of Cornell University, U.S.A. including Prof. Mike Kotlikoff, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine and Prof. Alfonso Torres, Associate Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, together with representatives of the City University of Hong Kong including Prof. Arthur Ellis, Provost, Prof. Gregory Raupp, Vice-President (Research & Technology), Prof. Julia Tao, Chief-of-Staff, Prof. William Ho, Senior Consultant and Dr. Annie Li, Visiting Fellow, visited the School of Biomedical Sciences on 10 October 2011.

Prof. Wai-Yee Chan, Director of the School and Prof. Kenneth Lee, Managing Director of the Core Laboratories greeted the visitors. After hearing a presentation highlighting the latest development of the various areas of the School by Professor Wai-Yee Chan, the visitors were guided by Prof. Kenneth Lee and Prof. Hector S.O. Chan to tour the Core Laboratories and the Dissecting Laboratory, respectively.  The guests were then arranged to visit the Laboratory Animal Services Centre (LASEC).

This visit laid down a good foundation for establishing academic collaborations among the three institutions.


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Inauguration Ceremony of the CUHK Transgenic Core Service Centre (TCSC)
School of Biomedical Sciences Postgraduate Research Day 2011
Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series
Joint Symposium "Recent Advances in Clinical Genetics Using High Throughput Genomic Technologies"
1st CUHK International Symposium on Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
Joint Seminar on "Opportunities for Industry-Academia Collaboration: A Win-win"
SBS Christmas Party 2011
Publication of SBS Annual Report 2010-2011

Prof. Wan Chao being Awarded the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Grant - Key Program
Prof. Yung Wing-Ho elected as Member of the Council of the Chinese Neuroscience Society
Dr. Ma Xin received the Best Oral Presentation Award at the 11th Physiology Conference for Zhang Xijun Young Scholars organized by the Chinese Association for Physiological Sciences

Visit of Delegates from Cornell University, U.S.A. and the City University of Hong Kong
Delegation Visit to Jinan University
Return Visit of Robert Gordon University, U.K.
Delegation Visit to Guangzhou
Delegation Visit from The Ministry of Health of China
Visit of CAE Academician
The 4th Guangzhou International Conference on Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine
Delegation Visit from Zhejiang University

Relocation of the School of Biomedical Sciences to Area 39

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