6th NIF Winter School on Advanced Immunology

The NIF (Network of Immunology Frontier) Winter School on Advanced Immunology is being jointly organized by IFReC and SIgN to provide a new educational and networking venue for young immunologists. It is alternating annually between Japan and Singapore.

The 6th NIF School will be held from 22-26 January 2017 in Singapore, following those in Japan (2012, 2014 and 2016) and in Singapore (2013, 2015).

- 5 day intensive immunology course for advanced PhD students and early post-docs
- Faculty of 16 outstanding immunologists
- Accommodation cost covered by the school
- Selection of applicants will be on a competitive basis
- Application is free; SGD450 registration fee applicable to accepted participants

Applications to the 6th School have closed. Successful candidates have been notified via email.

A commentary on the 1st NIF Winter School is featured in Nature Immunology

Confirmed Lecturers

Shizuo AKIRA, IFReC, Japan
Veronique ANGELI, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Burkhard BECHER, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Antonio BERTOLETTI, Duke-NUS, Singapore
Subhra BISWAS, Singapore Immunology Network, Singapore
Ana CUMANO, Institut Pasteur, France
Wendy HAVRAN, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
Tomohiro KUROSAKI, IFReC, Japan
Paul MACARY, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Laura MACKAY, Doherty Institute, Australia
Evan NEWELL, Singapore Immunology Network, Singapore
Christiane RUEDL, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Shimon SAKAGUCHI, IFReC, Japan
Federica SALLUSTO, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Switzerland
Kazuhiro SUZUKI, IFReC, Japan
Filip SWIRSKI, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Last updated: 20 January 2017


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