Delegation Visit of the School of Medicine, Shenzhen University

Following the last delegation visit of Shenzhen University (SZU) and the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Faculty of Medicine, CUHK and School of Medicine, Shenzhen University on 16 January 2012, the latter led by Prof. Wang Tian-fu, Associate Dean (Research), Prof. Liu Zhi-gang, Associate Dean (Education), Prof. Zhang Jiang, Associate Dean (Administration), together with five academics, paid a follow-up visit to the School of Biomedical Sciences on 16 March 2012 to further explore academic and research collaborative opportunities with our School members.

During the visit, the representatives from the School of Medicine of SZU and our School members including Prof. Chan Wai-Yee, SBS Director; Prof. Cho Chi-Hin, Associate Director (Research); Prof. Franky L. Chan, Chief of Cancer & Inflammation Program; Prof. Yung Wing-Ho, Chief of Neuro-degeneration, -development & Repair Program; Prof. Christopher H.K. Cheng, Chief of Reproduction, Development & Endocrinology Program; Prof. Kenneth K.H. Lee, Chief of Stem Cell & Regeneration Program; and Prof. Huang Yu, Chief of Vascular & Metabolic Biology Program briefed each other on the recent developments of and the major research directions and projects being undertaken by both Schools.

The visit further enhanced the mutual understanding and strengthened the academic bondage between the two Schools which will in turn facilitate any forms of research collaborations (e.g. joint applications for national major research grants).

Prof. Chan Wai-Yee, SBS Director shares with the visitors the recent developments of our School

Prof. Wang Tin-Fu, Associate Dean (Research), Medical School of the Shenzhen University shares the recent developments of the Medical School of SZU

School of Medicine, Shenzhen University delegation outside Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building

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Visits of the Working Group from the Hospital Authority
SBS Housewarming Lunch Gathering
Discussion Forum on Postgraduate Courses offered in the School of Biomedical Sciences
Frontiers in Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series

School Members received teaching-related awards 2010/11, Faculty of Medicine

Delegation Visit from Shenzhen University
Delegation Visit of University of Edinburgh, U.K.
Delegation Visit from Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Delegation visit from the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Delegation Visit of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Delegation Visit to the Health Department of Guangdong Province
Delegation Visit of the School of Medicine, Shenzhen University
Prof. Bian Xiu-Wu from Third Military Medical University, China visited the School of Biomedical Sciences
Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2012
Delegation Visit of Brown University, U.S.A.
Delegation Visit from Biotechnet Switzerland
Prof. Arthur S. Levine from University of Pittsburgh, U.S.A. visited the School of Biomedical Sciences
Visit of Academia Sinica Academicians
Visit of the Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College
Visit from Graduate College, Jinan University
Delegation Visit of Guangdong Provincial Department of Science and Technology

School of Biomedical Sciences Research Day 2012
Cancer and Inflammation 2012 Symposium
Grand Opening of the Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building

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