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A Warm Welcome to a Delegation from Kunming Medical University!

CSI Singapore welcomed a delegation from Kunming Medical University (KMU) on 17 August. Kunming Medical University is the largest specialized medical university in Yunnan, China, and has led the way in medical education, scientific research and medical services. KMU is also a long-time bilateral exchange partner of the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

CSI Welcomes President of University of Zurich

CSI Singapore was honoured to host a visit from Prof Michael Hengartner, President of the University of Zurich, on 7 May 2018.  It was an interactive session hosted by our Deputy Director, Prof Chng Wee Joo, who provided an overview of the research work at CSI, followed by a lab tour of our world class

CSI Welcomes Delegation from TATA Memorial Centre, Mumbai

On 15 January, CSI hosted a visit from a delegation of five distinguished guests from TATA Memorial Centre, Mumbai. The TATA Memorial Centre is a specialist cancer treatment and research centre, closely associated with the Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC). Senior management from the TATA Memorial Centre were at CSI

CSI Singapore Welcomes Minister Hirokazu Matsuno

On 3 May 2017, CSI was honoured to host a visit by Minister Hirokazu Matsuno, the Japanese Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. Minister Matsuno, who was in Singapore as part of his visit to the region, was accompanied by a delegation from the Ministry and the Japanese Embassy in Singapore. The visit

Visit by Acting Minister for Education, Mr. Ong Ye Kung

On 5 September 2016, CSI Singapore hosted a visit by Acting Minister for Education, Mr. Ong Ye Kung, who was accompanied by Ministry of Education Divisional Director Dr. Benjamin Koh, as well as other representatives from the Ministry of Education. Mr. Ong was warmly welcomed by the Director of CSI Singapore, Professor Daniel Tenen, together

An Inspiring Story – Dr. Li Ma’s Visit to Dunman High School

Dr. Li Ma, Assistant Professor from MD Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas, was at CSI Singapore on a three-day visit from 1-3 July 2015. Apart from giving a scientific talk about her impressive research studies at MD Anderson, as well as taking part in individual discussions with CSI faculty, Dr. Ma also

Young Budding Scientists Visit CSI

CSI Singapore was host to fifteen students from the Dunman High School (DHS), who visited CSI as part of their elective week on 13 May, as well as seven students in the Science Scholars Program from Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah (MAI) Secondary School on 3 June as part of their school’s enrichment program. Students learned first-hand

Curious minds and the power of zebrafish

Several dozen students from Clementi Town Secondary School were in for an exciting learning experience of a lifetime, embarking on an exclusive tour around the institute on 26th May. Part of their school’s “Learning Journey” series to learn more about cancer research, the students aged between 14 and 15 were hosted by Dr Takaomi Sanda,

Massachusetts Governor, delegates visit NUS

NUS hosted Mr Deval Patrick, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and delegates from the US on 16 December 2013. The visitors included Mr Gregory Bialecki, Secretary of Housing and Economic Development, Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Co-Chair, Board of Directors, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center; Dr Susan Windham-Bannister, President and CEO, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center; and

NUS Chancellor, His Excellency Dr Tony Tan visits CSI

CSI Singapore had the great pleasure of welcoming our NUS Chancellor, His Excellency Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, to the Institute on 15th May 2013, where he enjoyed a tour of our research facilities and laboratories. Hosted by our Deputy Director, A/Prof Chng Wee Joo, His Excellency was presented with a background of CSI’s history,