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12th Annual Chinook Symposium for Chemistry and Biochemistry – September 28, 2018

Call for Abstracts

The Symposium is sponsored by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Lethbridge. The mandate of the symposium and associated poster prize is to recognize undergraduate and graduate students performing original research in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. All students who have participated in research in the Department are encouraged to participate. To particularly encourage junior students in their research endeavors, the Chinook Poster Prizes have been established at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Registration OPENS August 10 and CLOSES August 31, 2018

Email completed registration forms to chem@uleth.ca

 

Please email chem@uleth.ca for the registration form.

Registered Authors will compete, if eligible, for Poster prizes (first $200, second $100) in one of the following categories:

  • Chinook Poster Prize - B.Sc. level
  • Chinook Poster Prize - M.Sc. level
  • Chinook Poster Prize - Ph.D. level (first prize only)

Eligibility for undergraduate level competitions – Authors must be currently enrolled in the B.Sc. program, or have completed their degree requirements no earlier than the Spring term 2018, and have conducted the research presented at the Symposium under the supervision or co-supervision of a member of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Eligibility for the M.Sc. level competitions – Authors must be currently enrolled in the M.Sc. program, or have entered the Ph.D. program after the Spring term 2018, and have conducted the research presented at the Symposium under the supervision of a member of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Eligibility for the Ph.D. level competition - Authors must be currently enrolled in the Ph.D. program as of the Spring term 2018, and have conducted the research presented at the Symposium under the supervision of a member of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

For further information contact the organizers, Susan Findlay, susan.lait @uleth.ca or Trushar Patel, trushar.patel@uleth.ca


REFERENCE MATERIALS  - The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry has reference materials and model kits to use. Ask at the Department office, E866, for access to them.

TUTORS - we do supply names of private tutors as they are available. If you would like to be a tutor, visit the Department office at E866 for more information or email bchm@uleth.ca . Students primarily ask for tutors for first and second year classes.