International Office Medical Faculty & Student / Leading2011

Sponsor: Medical Branch‚ Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences
Cosponsor: Tsukuba Medical Science Research Meeting

We are pleased to inform you that we are going to hold the "The 2nd Leading Graduate Schools International Conference" on November 1 and 2.
The conference is cohosted by the Tsukuba Medical Science Research Meeting‚ and it marks its sixth year of the conference.
This Conference aims to bring together diverse groups of motivated speakers and academic institutions tightly linked up with our department in the field of medical sciences and life sciences. We would like to provide an opportunity to help strengthen the networks and promote the exchange of ideas and experiences among universities.

Delegations of the Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2‚ the University of Bonn‚ the University of Edinburgh‚ the Hue College of Medicine and Pharmacy‚ the Leiden University‚ the National Taiwan University‚ the University of Szeged and the University of Tsukuba will participate in the conference.
Three sessions including "Gene Regulation & Cancer"‚ "Neuroscience & Development"‚ and "Infection" will be held during the conference.
We believe that this Conference will provide us all with an excellent opportunity for close cooperation and interaction among researchers.

Date: November 1-2 (Tue-Wed)‚ 2011 8:30 - 20:00
Place: Convention Hall 300 and Room 304‚ Tsukuba International Congress Center‚ 2-20-3 Takezono‚ Tsukuba-City

Guest Speakers:
Universite Victor - Segalen Bordeaux 2
Dr. Derrick R.Robinson (Infection)
Microbiologie Fondamentale et Pathogenicite‚
Dr. Micheal Kann (Infection)
Microbiologie Fondamentale et Pathogenicite

University of Bonn
Dr. Bernd Fleischmann (Neuroscience & Development)
Institute of Physiology I‚ Life & Brain Center

University of Edinburgh
Dr. Ian Chambers (Neuroscience & Development)
Institute of Stem Cell Research

Hue College of Medicine and Pharmacy
Dr. Nguyen Viet Nhan
(Translational Medical Research Program for Vietnamese Young Scientist)
Department of Medical Genetics 

Leiden University
Dr. Peter ten Dijke (Gene Regulation & Cancer)
Department of Molecular Cell Biology

National Taiwan University
Dr. Tsai-Kun Li (Gene Regulation & Cancer)
Department and Graduate Institute of Microbiology‚ College of Medicine &Center for Biotechnology

University of Szeged
Dr. Peter Klivenyi (Neuroscience & Development)
Department of Neurology

Participation fee: Free
Application method: Advance reservation is required. Please fill in the registration form (pdf file) below‚ and send it by fax.
Fax number: +81.29.853.5864

Food and drinks will be served for participants at the conference hall on the day.
Seating capacity: 200 people