CIC Career Exploration Series: Clinical Chemistry

On February 25 2020, CIC Toronto hosted this Career Exploration  Series where the focus was on clinical chemistry. The event speaker was Dr. Amir Babalhavaeji, who completed his PhD in biological chemistry and is currently a second-year fellow in the clinical biochemistry program at the University of Toronto. Amir discussed various roles in the area of clinical chemistry, including clinical […]

CIC Career Talk 2020

The Chemical Institute of Canada Toronto Section (CICTor) is hosting a Career Talk which will feature informal talks presented by graduates in the chemical field who are currently working in non-traditional careers in a variety of fields. Join us for the Career Exploration Series talk on Clinical Chemistry, presented by Dr. Amir Babalhavaeji! This talk will provide an introduction into […]

Student Awards Night 2019

On January 23, 2020, CIC Toronto held their annual Student Awards Night to acknowledge the accomplishments of the post-secondary students across the GTA.  Congratulations to all the award recipients! We would like to thank the following sponsors for their support in making this Student Awards Night happen: UofT Chem Club Seneca College UTSG Department of Chemistry UTM Department of Chemistry […]

A Talk on the Pharmaceutical Industry and the Roles that Chemists Play

The CIC Toronto Section held a talk on process chemistry and the available chemistry positions in the pharmaceutical industry on October 23rd ,2019. At this event, members and non-members enjoyed a nice introduction to process chemistry, a field that is neglected in academic settings. A brief introduction of the major processes of launching a drug were discussed and where process […]

2019 Federal Election Responses

Scientific advancements have brought forward a series of revolutions that has transformed our perception of world. New scientific discoveries often challenge the justification of power distribution, placing science at the centre of politics. Also, the importance of policies and initiatives can never be ignored as they shape the future of science and determine the speed of its progress. This interdependent […]

CICToronto Career Fair 2019

Join us on May 3rd, 2019 for our 6th annual CICToronto Career Fair! It’s the perfect opportunity to meet people in chemistry and chemical engineering working in Toronto and the GTA!   Get your tickets here ($5 for members, $10 for non-members): You will be taught how to network and look for jobs at the UofT Career Centre’s workshop. […]

2019 CIC Toronto Industry Tours

Are you graduating soon, or interested in industrial chemistry jobs?   The CIC Toronto Section is organizing industry tours hosted by two of Ontario’s top chemistry companies: Alphora Research Inc. and Apotex. See below for additional details.   Apotex Date:  Feb 22nd at 1:00 PM Canada’s largest producer of generic drugs. They were founded in 1974 by Dr. Barry Sherman, […]