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TMER Overseas Training Award

Greetings from Canada.

We are pleased to announce that the Tsukuba Medical Laboratory of Education and Research (TMER) will again support an overseas training project for 2017.  Thank you TMER.

The training will take place November 4th – 12th, 2017 with lectures and training in microbiology.  This award will cover air fare to Japan (up to 100,000 Japanese Yen), living expenses while in Japan (up to 50,000 Japanese Yen) along with practical training.  TMER will make hotel arrangements for the training period.

Applicants must be a BLS and have support in writing from both their employment supervisor and their Association who must be a member in good standing of IFBLS.

The deadline to receive applications is June 30th, 2017.  They can be sent by mail to 33 Wellington Street North, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8R 1M7 or by email to (link sends e-mail)

We would very much appreciate it if you could share this award information with your membership.  The information has been posted on the IFBLS website and Facebook page. (link is external)

We wish all applicants the best of luck.

Best regards

Janna Malseed

Executive Administrator


Relevant Attachments: 

Tsukuba Medical Laboratory of Education and Research 2017 (002)


TMER application form2017

TMER Overseas Training Award