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Title SKKU-UoN Joint Symposium held in Newcastle
Name SKKUSOM Date  2015-12-01 Hit 1434

SKKU-UoN Joint Symposium held in Newcastle 


SKKU School of Medicine and University of Newcastle held joint symposium in Hunter Medical Research Institute(HMRI) located in Newcastle, Australia. The joint symposium consisted of 4 main sessions on: 1) Immunology  2) Respiratory Diseases 3) Neuroscience 4) Cancer.


Dean Kyung Soo Lee and 6 faculty members from SKKU-SOM visited Newcastle and met with the counterparts in each area to share the recent research foundings and also to discuss possiblity of future collaboration between SKKU and UoN.


Dean Lee met with Pro Vice Chancellor, Dr. Nick Talley, and agreed on starting-up the collaboration based on the personal networks built during the symposium including short term student exchange through elective programs, joint research, regular joint symposiums, and joint supervision of Ph.D students.