Interdisciplinary Seminar on Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences (December 8, 2022) 1:30PM-3:20PM

=====Interdisciplinary Seminar on Medicine ===== 

Date & Time:Thursday, December 8, 2022,  1:30 PM-3:20 PM
Location:Room B201

Host_1: 侯沛育 (Pei-Yu Hou)
Presenter_1:丁沛晴 (Pei-Ching Ting)
Commentator_1: 王芷玲 (Chih-Ling Wang)

Topic:FAF1 blocks ferroptosis by inhibiting peroxidation of polyunsaturated fatty acids

Host_2:陳中奎 (Jhong-Kuei Chen)
Presenter_2:盧文瑞 (Wen-Jui Lu)
Commentator_2: 徐巧玲、彭成桓(Chiao-Ling Hsu)、(Cheng-Huan Peng)

Topic:Fracture types affect clinical outcomes of patients managed within the fracture liaison and osteoporosis medication management services

1111222 【Lecture】Dr. Lie-Fen Shyur (徐麗芬特聘研究員,中研院農生中心)

Host:Dr. Chung-Hsing Chang (張中興教授)

Speaker:Dr. Lie-Fen Shyur (Distinguished Research Fellow, Agricultural Biotechnology Research Center, Academia Sinica)
徐麗芬特聘研究員 (中研院農生中心)

Topic:From bench top to bedside: Formosan Herbal Medicine R&D for Cancer Diseases

Time:Thursday, December 22, 2022, 14:00-15:20 PM

Location:Room B201

1111222_Special Lecture

【112學年度】醫學科學研究所逕行修讀博班招生,Institute of Medical Sciences, Guidelines Governing Direct Transfers from the MSc to Ph.D. Program

Admission Requirements:
In accordance with TCU policies, a master’s student who has a superior academic record at the graduate level, and presents outstanding research potential is eligible to apply for the direct Ph.D. track.

Materials Required for Applications:
1. A completed application form (https://academic.tcu.edu.tw/?page_id=806).
2. An autobiography (including the motivation; 3 copies)
3. At least two letters of recommendation, which must from academic sources.
4. A study plan for Ph.D. program (3 copies).
5. A transcript show grades (including class ranking) for every semester of study in which you were enrolled at that institution (including the first semester of 111 academic year) (please hand in the transcript before January 31, 2023).

The Examination Committee of the Institute will assess applicants based on their application materials and the oral interview. Upon approval by the Institute, the screening results will be forwarded to the president of TCU for affirmation. Applicants who are accepted will officially become doctoral students of the Institute.

Application date:
December 19, 2022 to January 6, 2023.

Oral interview date:
March 4, 2023
Maximum admission number of students: 8

Programs open for application:
Program of Medical Sciences
Program of Health Sciences
Program of Chinese Medicine Sciences

Admission results will be released on March, 20 2023

Scholarship/Financial Aid Information:
TCU facilitates scholarship programs for international students. For more details about scholarships, please contact the Office of International Affairs.

Applicants please submit the required materials (all in an envelope with the applicant’s name and the program name that you apply to on it) to the Office of Academic Affairs of TCU (The Registrar Division) prior to the application deadline.

If you have any question, please contact the office of Institute of Medical Sciences (03-8565301 ext. 2011).

PhD Qualifying Examination in 111-1 semester

According to the rules from our institute, the PhD Qualifying Examination should be completed before the end of third academic year after enrollment, and students should complete the application process within one month at the beginning of every semester (before 10/14 in this semester) .

The process flowchart:

Choose your adviser professor and constitute the thesis advisory committee.

Submit a completed application form(Choose between the main thesis or Non Thesis),
non-thesis: two non-thesis topics along with the main research project (all with abstracts)
main thesis:research project (abstract), (the research subject and direction are changed after QE, a new application must be submitted; Those who fail must change their research project and take the QE again)

The institute director and deputy directors will decide a topic for your non-thesis proposal, and also recommend one full-time tenured faculty from the Institute of Medical Sciences as your Qualifying Examination Committee member.

Your thesis advisory committee recommends two to four members for your Qualifying Examination Committee (at least one third of the members should be the external member of the Tzu Chi University).

Confirm the date for your Qualifying Examination.

Submit your non-thesis proposal two weeks before the Qualifying Examination (an electronic copy and 3 printed copies).

The Qualifying Examination.
Attached are the application forms.

【重要通知】論文指導教授認定_Adviser Professor

Graduate students should choose main thesis adviser before the end of the first academic year. Student should be aware of the main advisor’s expertise, interested areas and available resources in order to achieve his (her) research goal. The identification of the adviser shall be based on the principle of full-time teachers of the Institute and those who are jointly employed as associate professors or above in the current year. If necessary, graduate student can invite a co-adviser upon the agreement from the deputy director and adviser professor.
Please hand in the form to office before 6/ 24, If you have any questions, please contact me again!!

Form:http://www.gims.tcu.edu.tw/?page_id=347

Guidelines Governing Direct Transfers from the MSc to Ph.D. Program (111 academic year)

Admission Requirements:
In accordance with TCU policies, a master’s student who has a superior academic record at the graduate level, and presents outstanding research potential is eligible to apply for the direct Ph.D. track.

Materials Required for Applications:
1. A completed application form (http://academic.tcu.edu.tw/?page_id=141).
2. An autobiography (including the motivation; 3 copies)
3. At least two letters of recommendation, which must from academic sources.
4. A study plan for Ph.D. program (3 copies).
5. A transcript show grades (including class ranking) for every semester of study in which you were enrolled at that institution (including the first semester of 110 academic year) (please hand in the transcript before February 7, 2022).

The Examination Committee of the Institute will assess applicants based on their application materials and the oral interview. Upon approval by the Institute, the screening results will be forwarded to the president of TCU for affirmation. Applicants who are accepted will officially become doctoral students of the Institute.

Application date:
December 20, 2021 to January 7, 2022.

Oral interview date:
March 5, 2022
Maximum admission number of students: 8

Programs open for application:
Program of Medical Sciences
Program of Health Sciences
Program of Chinese Medicine Sciences
Admission Results:
Admission results will be released on March, 21 2022

Scholarship/Financial Aid Information:
TCU facilitates scholarship programs for international students. For more details about scholarships, please contact the Office of International Affairs.

Applicants please submit the required materials (all in an envelope with the applicant’s name and the program name that you apply to on it) to the Office of Academic Affairs of TCU (The Registrar Division) prior to the application deadline.

If you have any question, please contact the office of Institute of Medical Sciences (03-8565301 ext. 2011).

Adviser Professor

Graduate students should choose main thesis adviser before the end of the first academic year. Student should be aware of the main advisor’s expertise, interested areas and available resources in order to achieve his (her) research goal. The identification of the adviser shall be based on the principle of full-time teachers of the Institute and those who are jointly employed as associate professors or above in the current year. If necessary, graduate student can invite a co-adviser upon the agreement from the deputy director and adviser professor.

Please hand in the form to office before 6/ 25.

Form:http://www.gims.tcu.edu.tw/?page_id=347