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04 Jan 2016

13th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course, “BATS AND VIRUSES”. Call for applications is now closed, thank you for your interest!

We have received a large number of applications, and we are now to evaluate them. Selected applicants will then be notified by May 6th, 2016. Thank you for showing interest in our courses!

13th HKU-PASTEUR VIROLOGY COURSE (10 – 22 July, 2016): Bats and viruses.

Deadline for applications: 24 April 2016

Bats have been associated with a number of emerging zoonotic viral diseases. The course will explore the impact of viruses of bat origin with a holistic approach spanning virology, immunology, public health systems, sociology and anthropology. Various viral models and situations will be considered with the help of leading scientists in this area, including ecologists, field biologists, immunologists, virologists and clinicians. Practical workshops will address the dynamics of viral evolution and current experimental strategies for molecular surveillance and pathogenetic studies.

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Contact:

Anne LI
+852 2831 5516
hku-pasteur@hku.hk

 

Deadline for applications: 24 April 2016

 

Registration fees (HKD 1,000) include accommodation (on sharing twin basis for overseas participants) and food (lunch and coffee breaks). The course (MMPH6171) is included in the coursework curriculum for research postgraduate studies of the University of Hong Kong.

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