The STRI-FET@RCEM-KMU Program is specifically designed for Asian students/scholars to experience and explore RCEM and KMU in depth in a short time (4-6 months) through research and study activities at Research Center for Environmental Medicine, KMU, Taiwan. The STRI-FET@RCEM-KMU program highlights short-term research experiences and English teaching curriculum by (1) intern at various research labs at different fields of advanced environmental medicine research areas such as environmental and food safety issues and examining food and environmental toxins, integrating environmental exposure and clinical medicine, and basic clinical science, (2) exploring and handling of various advanced high-tech analytical instruments/bio-equipment (especially, LC-MS/MS, GC-MS/MS, ICP-MS, PCR, etc.,) at KMU, (3) great research interaction with medicine and learning advanced clinical medicine and analytical toxicology related courses. In addition to gaining professional knowledge and skills, this STRI-FET@RCEM-KMU program also offers great opportunities to continue to pursue higher education or research positions at RCEM-KMU and for participating students/scholars to learn Chinese, improve their language proficiency, and gain understating of Taiwanese culture.

Fully Funded Short-Term Research Internship (STRI) Program in Food and Environmental Toxicology (FET) at Research Center for Environmental Medicine (RCEM) at Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU), Taiwan


Short-Term Research Internship (STRI) Program 


Food & Environmental toxicology, Analysis, Medicine


Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU), Taiwan


Research Center for Environmental Medicine


Taiwan Experience Education Program (TEEP) at Asia

Internship Period:

4~6 months (Minimum term should be at least 4 months)

Total Intern Positions:


Application period:

2017/12/25 ~ 2018/01/25

Result Announcement:


Internship Period:

Starts at 2018/02/24 and ends at 2018/09/30

Internship covers:

1) Round-trip airfare offered up to NTD 20,000 

2) Free accommodation is provided.

3) Grant of NTD 3~4,000 per student per month is available for living cost.

4) Free Medical Insurance during the intern stay

5) Free access to Research facilities and instrument.

6) Attending Conferences and Special Lectures are available.

Dormitory Information:

International Dormitory at KMU (3 ~ 4 students/room)


1. Must hold Citizenship of Asian countries (Such as Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, India, Indonesia Mongolia, South Korea, Japan, Philippines, Honk Kong and etc.,) except Taiwan, China, Macau.

2. Current undergraduates/graduates (master/doctoral) students or graduated/degree holders of Bachelors/Masters/PhD or company/industry workers are eligible to apply for this internship

3. Educational Background must be in any Life Science or Natural science or Medicine disciplines or majors which mainly focus on the research on food and environmental toxicology & related analysis, environmental medicine. 

Conference Information:

Center details at

For general information and program application, Please contact Dr. Yu Ming Hsu

Mail: or Call +886-7-3121101 ext. 5090.

For further academic and research related questions, Please contact :

Dr. Yu Ming Hsu (

Professor Kumar (

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