further information on the human embryonic stem cell culture training
courses, contact Dr. Philip Schwartz at [email protected] or Dr.
Jeanne Loring at [email protected].
course dates for 2007, 2008, and 2009 are, respectively, March 6-15,
March 4-13, and March 3-12, for the courses at CHOC
Research Institute in Orange, California. The Burnham
Institute for Biomedical Research courses are
in July, but firm dates have not yet been set.
tuition for the course has been set at $1,500. This covers all supplies
and materials for the course. There
are additional costs for meals, housing, and transportation between the
hotel and the teaching facility and these will be described in the
registrations materials sent to accepted applicants. It is expected that
these costs will range between $2,250 and $3,000, depending on the course
location and negotiated rates. In addition, students are responsible for
travel costs between the hotel and their homes/home institutions. There
will be some scholarships