Delegation from the Amgen Foundation visits Kyoto University (August 8, 2016)

A delegation from the Amgen Foundation, headed by Dr. Scott M. Heimlich, the organization’s vice president, visited Kyoto University on August 8, 2016. They met with President Juichi Yamagiwa, Dr. Kayo Inaba, executive vice-president for gender equality, international affairs, and public relations, Prof. Masao Kitano, executive vice-president for education, information infrastructure, and evaluation, and Dr. Shinsuke Kawazoe, executive vice-president for student affairs and library services. During the meeting, Dr. Heimlich introduced the Amgen scholarship programs and they discussed international activities, education, and human resource development.

The Amgen Scholars Japan Symposium was held at Kyoto University on August 7-8, 2016.