August 06,2018

Lecture under SAKURA Exchange Program in Science

A lecture for Junior and high school students was given by Professor Yasuhiko Suzuki at the Research Center for Zoonosis Control on August 6, 2018 under “the Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Program in Science” (SAKURA Exchange Program in Science) promoted by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).   It was attended by 22 students and 2 teachers from Sapporo Kaisei Secondary School, Seishin Gakuen in Saitama prefecture, Princess Chulabhon Science High School Phitsanulok in Thailand, Tran Dai Nghia High School for The Gifted in Vietnam and Hainan Middle School in China.

Date: 13:30-14:15 and 14:40-15:25 for 2 classes, Monday, August 6, 2018

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Research Center for Zoonosis Control, Hokkaido University                                       (Kita 20, Nishi 10, Kita-ku, Sapporo)

Lecture Topic: Activities toward the control of Zoonosis

Lecturer:  Professor Yasuhiko Suzuki, Research Center for Zoonosis Control/Global Station for Zoonosis Control, Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education (GI-CoRE), Hokkaido University

Language: English                                                                                                          

An overview of the Research Center for Zoonosis Control of Hokkaido University and its activities were introduced to the students.  Following the lecture, students were encouraged to ask questions.  For most of the students, it seems to be the first time they have encountered the subject of zoonosis control. They became aware of the importance of zoonosis control and listened intently with deep curiosity and interest. It was no doubt an inspired, insightful and invaluable experience for all of the students involved.

For details, please contact:

GI-CoRE Global Station for Zoonosis Control

TEL: +81-11-706-9555