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Vice PresidentShen Yan Visits Australia

An NSFC delegation led by its Vice President Prof. Shen Yan visited Australiaat the invitation of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) during June 3-8, 2012.

NHMRC CEO Prof. Anderson Warwick met with the delegation and introduced NHMRC’s general profile. He also expressed NHMRC’s willingness to establish a formal collaborative relationship with NSFC. The two sides discussed about possible collaborative mechanism, priority areas and the timeline for the work in the future.

During its stay in Australia, the delegation also visited the Australia Research Council (ARC),the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and the University of Queensland.

Members of the delegation also include: Prof. FengFeng, Deputy Director General of the Department of Medical Sciences, Prof. ZouLiyao, Deputy Director General of the Bureau of International Cooperation and other NSFC staff.

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