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Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI)2020 is on going! - #HSI Report 1

September 23, 2020

Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) has always attracted students around the world with a compelling array of courses instructed by experts from across the world. However, HSI 2020 has a different flavor compared to the previous years, due to preventative measures taken against the COVID-19 pandemic. Regrettably, while external applicants were not able to take part in this year's courses, Hokkaido University students were still able to participate in classes in person or online.


The course "Fundamentals of Marine Pathology" was a five-day course designed and instructed by Dr. Kevin Wakeman from the Institute for the Advancement of Higher Education, Hokkaido University. This course was geared towards students seeking to learn about diseases in marine organisms using contemporary methods such as histology and molecular biology. [MORE]