Career Development – Creating an effective CV – November 17 11AM

Dear Trainees, The Ryerson Career and Co-op Centre (RCCC), and the Canadian Society for Molecular Bioscience (CSMB) are pleased to announce a Career Development offering to support trainees, graduate, undergraduate students and early career professionals with their career development. The first component of this offering is a “Creating an Effective CV” webinar on Tuesday, November […]

Student initiatives

The 2020 Gairdner Award Winners: Picturing Science in the Classroom

The Gairdner Foundation, in collaboration with CSMB and the Michael Smith Laboratories at UBC, have produced materials to provide a series of articles, comics, videos and accompanying lesson ideas to celebrate the science of a selection of the 2020 Canada Gairdner Awardees. This builds on the Gairdner Foundation’s partnership with CSMB and Michael Smith Laboratories […]


Fall 2020 CSMB newsletter published

Read our latest newsletter  – the Fall 2020 edition Take a look at our latest newsletter – the fall 2020 edition https://csmb-scbm.ca/fall-2020-csmb-newsletter/ Contents (click to view topic) 2019 CSMB Bulletin now available Advocacy & Communications Committee Update CSMB submits a brief for Standing Committee on Finance Pre-Budget Consultations in advance of the 2021 budget Panel […]


COVID-19 Critical reviews in free access

IUBMB Life has recently published two critical reviews on the COVID-19 pandemic, written by James Davie and his team. Both articles are available in free access for one month. SARS-CoV-2 multifaceted interaction with the human host. Part II: Innate immunity response, immunopathology, and epigenetics Tasnim H. Beacon, Ruey-Chyi Su, Ted M. Lakowski, Geneviève P. Delcuve, […]


CSMB submits a brief for Standing Committee on Finance Pre-Budget Consultations in advance of the 2021 budget

Read CSMB’s submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance for Pre-Budget Consultations in advance of the 2021 budget:


Read the latest CSMB newsletter

Click here to read the latest CSMB newsletter – July 2020 You can also click on any link from the table of content here: Table of content Black lives matter. CSMB stands in solidarity with our Black colleagues. Advocacy news CSMB executives travel to Ottawa to advocate for the full implementation of Canada’s Fundamental Science […]


Read the latest issue of the IUBMB newsletter

Issue 9 of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology newsletter is now out! Click here to read:


CSMB Election results

The Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences wants to congratulate our newly elected Directors: New Vice-President-Elect: Hans-Joachim (HJ) Wieden, PhD, University of Lethbridge New member of the Board of Directors: Mohan Babu, PhD, University of Regina New member of the Board of Directors: Mojgan Rastegar, PhD, University of Manitoba

Member news

Next deadline for the IUBMB Fellowships and Funding for Educational Activities is October 1, 2020

Visit the IUBMB website to view Fellowship programs Wood-Whelan Research Fellowships IUBMB Mid-Career Research Fellowships Tang Education Fellowships Guidelines for application for IUBMB Educational activities Guidelines and the application form for the IUBMB Advanced Schools can be found at https://iubmb.org/guidelines-statutes/guidelines/iubmb-educational-activities/. The completed application form is submitted online.


Register today for the CSMB Annual General Meeting and Elections: June 30th 1PM EDT

CSMB members must register for the CSMB Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Members, will take place, virtually, June 30th, 1PM – 3PM EDT There will be a vote at the AGM for members of the Board of Directors.