April 11,2019

The 2nd GI-CoRE Summer School for Radiation Biology 2019 & Hokkaido Summer Institute 2019 – Radiation Biology School

We are pleased to announce that the 2nd GI-CoRE Summer School for Radiation Biology to be held from 19th – 22nd August 2019.  The school will be jointly conducted with Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) 2019 for Radiation Biology School. If you are interested in radiation biology from an oncological perspective, please join us!

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Lectures on radiation biology in English by international lecturers from Hokkaido University, Stanford University as the partner of GI-CoRE* and related institutions. The basic and state-of-art radiation biology including particle beam therapy, molecular biology, radiation oncology and quantum biology can be learned in the lectures and experimental practices in the wet laboratory. 

HSI 2019 for Radiation Biology School is open for all graduate students, whereas GI-CoRE Summer School for Radiation Biology 2019 is open for early career researchers. Please see below for more information.

NOTE: Application procedure is different between GI-CoRE Summer School and HSI Radiation Biology School. Please read the following information carefully.


The 2st GI-CoRE Summer School for Radiation Biology 2019

 

Target:     Early career researchers in radiation-related biology

Period:     19 – 22 August 2019

Program:GI-CoRE Summer School 2019-Radiation Biology_ver3

Tuition fee: Free, but you are expected to play a role as a mentor to help student participants in

HSI-Radiation Biology School.

Credit:     No credit offered

Certificate:    Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants who complete the course successfully.

Language: English

Capacity:   30 seats including participants from HSI (This is a preliminary figure and is subject to

change.)

Application: February 1 (0:00 a.m. Japan Standard Time) to April 1, 2019 (5:00 p.m. Japan Standard Time).

APPLICATION PERIOD HAS ENDED.

Screening Results: Screening results will be notified to applicants via e-mail by the end of May.

Fellowship: Available for limited applicants.  This fellowship aims to support and nurture young researchers.

Coverage of Fellowship: Return flight tickets to/from Sapporo and accommodation for 5 nights (minimum length of stay)

Award Notification: Selected recipients will be contacted by GSQ** office via e-mail by the end of May.

Links:

For further information, please contact us at RadiationBiology2019@oia.hokudai.ac.jp


Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) 2019 – Radiation Biology School

(Official website: http://hokkaidosummerinstitute.oia.hokudai.ac.jp/courses/CourseDetail=G102)

 

Target:     Graduate students

Period:     19 – 22 August 2019

Program:  HokkaidoSummerInstitute 2019-RadiationBiologySchool_ver3

Tuition fee: JPY29,600

This fee will be waived for students who enroll in this program as exchange students from Hokkaido University’s partner institutions. Please see HSI website for further details.

Credit: 2

Language:  English

Capacity:   30 seats

Application:  APPLICATION PERIOD HAS ENDED.

Screening Results: Screening results will be notified to applicants via e-mail within a month after the application deadline.

Fellowship: Available for limited graduate students applicants.  This fellowship aims to support and nurture young researchers.

Coverage of Fellowship: Return flight tickets to/from Sapporo and accommodation for 5 nights (minimum length of stay)

・ How to apply: Please apply through the HSI online application.

1) In section 2 entitled “Courses you wish to take at Hokkaido University” where you are required to explain the reasons you have chosen the course,  please indicate your interest in the fellowship and motivation with a focus on academic excellence and ambitions to pursue a successful research career.

2) In section 5 entitled “Finance” where you are required to enter the name of organization, please enter “GI-CoRE Fellowship” .

Award Notification: Selected recipients will be contacted by GSQ office via e-mail by the end of May. The notification will come separately from HSI’s screening results.

NOTE: For HSI, please direct your enquiries via website:

https://hokkaidosummerinstitute.oia.hokudai.ac.jp/inquiries/

Links:

GI-CoRE *:  Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education

GSQ**:    Global Station for Quantum Medical Science and Engineering