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Croucher Summer Course 2018 Advances in Immunology in Health and Disease
The Croucher Summer Course in 2018 focuses on the theme of Advances in Immunology in Health and Disease. This 5-day residential course aims for talented postgraduate students, postdoctoral fellows and early career researchers to deepen the fundamental knowledge in immunology and to understand the immunological aspects of major diseases. Participants will have the opportunities to learn and interact with world-renowned international scientists and local scientists through seminars and interactive discussion sessions.

Course Director: Professor Chak Sing Lau, HKU
Course Co-Director: Professor Tak Wah Mak, University of Toronto

Organizing Committee:
Chairperson
 Professor Chak Sing Lau, HKU
Members      Dr Vera SF Chan, HKU
                     Professor Zhiwei Chen, HKU
                     Professor Liwei Lu, HKU
                     Professor Chun Kwok Wong, CUHK

Language: All events are conducted in English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

Application Deadline: 30 April 2018

Maximum number of enrollment: 35

Enquiry:
Croucher Summer Course 2018 Secretariat:
Department of Medicine
Room 807 Administration Block
Queen Mary Hospital
102 Pokfulam Road
Hong Kong
Fax: (852) 2818 6474
Email: croucher.sumschool.imm@hku.hk
Official Website: http://projects.croucher.org.hk/summer-courses

CSC 2018

International Speakers
 
Professor Fred Alt
Harvard Medical School, USA

Professor Wanjun Chen
Mucosal Immunology Section, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
 
Professor Chen Dong
Institute for Immunology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
 
Professor Yong Jun Liu
Global R&D, Sanofi, Paris, France
 
Professor Tak W Mak
Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research, University of Toronto, Canada
 
Professor Virginia Pascual
Gale and Ira Drukier Institute for Children’s Health, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, USA
 
Professor Jeffrey Pollard
MRC and U of E Centre for Reproductive Health, University of Edinburgh, UK
 
Professor Nan Shen
Shanghai Institute of Rheumatology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
 
Professor Tadatsugu Taniguchi
Department of Molecular Immunology, The University of Tokyo, Japan
           
Local Speakers
                       
Dr Vera Chan
Department of Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
                             
Professor Zhiwei Chen
AIDS Institute, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
 
Professor Chak Sing Lau
Department of Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
 
Professor Liwei Lu
Department of Pathology, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
 
Professor CK Wong
Department of Chemical Pathology, Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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