Chinook Symposium


for chemistry & biochemistry

NOTE - the date of the Symposium is now NOV. 19, 2021.

The 14th Annual Chinook Symposium for Chemistry and Biochemistry, taking place on NOVEMBER 19, 2021, is sponsored by the Department of Chemistry & 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 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 endeavours, the Chinook Poster Prizes have been established at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Registration opens August 2 and closes September 20, 2021. 

NOV. 19, 2021
Poster competitionA 12:45 - 2:30pm; B 3:45 - 5:30 p.m. | Prizes at the BSc, MSc and PhD levels. 
     Registration form for Posters
Oral presentations: (MSc & PhD only): 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. | Prizes at the MSc (1) and PhD levels (1). 
     Registration form for Oral Presentations

Prizes are sponsored in part by the Canadian Journal of Chemistry.

There will be free coffee during the Symposium. 

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Co-chairs are Jean-Denys Hamel & Laura Keffer-Wilkes

Download the Chinook Symposium Poster