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.


Black lives matter. CSMB stands in solidarity with our Black colleagues.

Black lives matter. CSMB stands in solidarity with our Black colleagues – faculty, staff, trainees, and all those in the scientific enterprise around the world. CSMB acknowledges the systemic racism and injustice faced by Black people in Canada and around the world. CSMB is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and accessibility for our membership and […]


The CSMB applauds the CIHR decision to adjudicate the Spring project competition

The Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB) is pleased by the recent decision of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to revert its initial canceling of the Spring 2020 Project Grant competition due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The CSMB and other voices from the Canadian research community have been arguing that in these uncertain […]


Invitation to renew your CSMB membership today!

Dear Colleague, Graduate students and Fellows, The Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences invites you to join our organization for 2020-2021. Our organization is committed to advocating for scientific research in Canada. We invite you to join or if you are already a member, to renew your membership now for the year 2020 –2021. Now more […]


Call for nominations – Member-at-large positions May 20 – June 10, 2020

The CSMB Board of Director announces an open call for applications for appointments to Member-At-Large positions on the CSMB Board committees. We encourage you to apply. This year we will make appointments (one to each committee) to replace those Members-At-Large who are completing their 2-year terms on June 30, 2020. We have found that these […]


Congratulations to CSMB VP Dr. Imogen Coe on receiving a Science Ambassador Award from Partners In Research Canada

Congratulations to our Vice-President, Dr. Imogen Coe, on receiving a Science Ambassador Award from Partners in Research Canada (PIR http://www.pirweb.org/en/). PIR is a registered Canadian charity founded in 1988 to help Canadians understand the significance, accomplishments and promise of biomedical research in advancing health and medicine. Since its genesis, PIR has broadened its scope to […]

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