Summer teaching laboratory at Woods Hole
The Summer Teaching Laboratory at Woods Hole provides opportunities for Hong Kong postgraduate students to participate in an eight week programme at the Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, USA. Participants conduct experiments with guidance from a group of highly experienced senior scientists and through a special arrangement with the Marine Biological Laboratory participants are also able to register for seminars in neurobiology, embryology and physiology. The Foundation approved a grant over three years from 2007 to support the programme. Te grant was matched by the Hong Kong SAR Government, allowing the programme to extend to 2012. Interviews were held in January for the 2011 programme which will take place from 4 June to 1 August.