The School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (SBS-CUHK) and the Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University (SH-MU), Thailand signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 2 May 2023.
Prof. Stephen Dalton, Professor/Global STEM Scholar of SBS-CUHK, and Prof. Apichat Asavamongkolkul, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University signed the MoU on-site at Siriraj Hospital, as witnessed by other representatives from Siriraj Hospital including Assoc.Prof. Prapat Wanitpongpan, Deputy Dean for Corporate Communication and International Relations; Assoc.Prof. Sith Sathornsumetee, Deputy Dean of Research and Innovation, et al, as well as representatives from SBS-CUHK including Prof. Andrew M. Chan, Director of SBS; Prof. Stephen Tsui, Associate Director (Research), et al.
This partnership was forged by Prof. Stephen Dalton of SBS and Prof. Siwanon Jirawatnotai of SH-MU for establishing a Joint International Research Programme on Stem Cell in Cancer Therapy, which aims to advance the research collaboration and promote academic and educational exchange between the two institutes.
The related coverage about the signing ceremony by SH-MU can be viewed HERE.
Prof. Stephen Dalton (4th from left) and Prof. Apichat Asavamongkolkul (middle)
Prof. Stephen Tsui (left) and Prof. Andrew Chan (middle)