Greetings from Canada! We are pleased to announce the Tsukuba Medical Laboratory of Education and Research (TMER) will again be supporting the TMER Overseas Trainee Project in 2023. Thank you to TMER for their generous support of this important program.
TMER and IFBLS will select one international Biomedical Laboratory Scientist (BLS) as a trainee for education in Cytology.
Date: November 12th - November 19, 2023 (for 8 days)
Course: Lectures and practical training in Cytology
Place: Tsukuba Medical Laboratory of Education and Research NPO and
Tsukuba University Hospital, Japan
Support: Air fare up to 100,000 JPY (paid on first day of training).
Living expenses in Japan up to 50,000 JPY (paid on first day of training).
TMER will prepare the hotel arrangements for the training period.
Welcome and farewell dinner will also be included.
Criteria: Applicants must be an active BLS, and have support in writing from both their employment supervisor, and their National Association who is a member in good standing with IFBLS. The successful applicant will be given a letter of invitation and a certificate of completion from TMER and IFBLS.
Judging: The IFBLS Awards Committee and TMER Board members will review the applications. Judgment points will include:
- Current CV is attached to the application.
- The winner is expected that he (or she) can outline a Monitoring Plan to share the training knowledge and experience to members in their country.
- Recommendation letters from their employment supervisor, and their National Association President are required.
The online application is available at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M5H3D3N.
Deadline to submit application is July 30th, 2023. The successful applicant will be notified in August 2023.
We kindly ask you to share the TMER Overseas Trainee Project 2023 opportunity with your membership. Information has also been posted on the IFBLS website at http://www.ifbls.org/index.php/about-ifbls/tmer-award.
We wish all our applicants the best of luck!