International Summer Program

International Summer Program

RIKEN IMS and the Institute for Immunology, Tsinghua University (IITU) have agreed to take turns hosting an annual international summer program. The first RIKEN-Tsinghua International Summer Program (RISP), was held at IITU in Beijing June 9-12, 2019. RIKEN IMS will host the next summer program to be held at the RIKEN Yokohama Campus June 12-19, 2020. There will be topical seminars by leading international researchers in cutting-edge immunology and related areas such as genomic medicine, disease systems biology, and bioinformatics, as well as oral and poster sessions where the participants will present their own research.

We are now calling for applicants. Around 40 successful young researchers from around the world will be invited to participate. Application preference will be given to senior graduate students and recent postdoctoral fellows. The application deadline is January 9, 2020. For more information:
https://www.ims.riken.jp/risp/