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The Professional Body
for Chemists in Ireland …
•Reduced Rate PG Membership (GradICI) … leading to Full
Membership (MICI) … Fellow (FICI); Company membership
•Congress & other Conferences, & joint meetings with RSC, SCI
•Awards for Top Students in Third-Level Chemistry Courses
•Schools Newsletter Competition, Schools Promotions,
Award for Top Leaving Certificate chemistry student
•Journals: Irish Chemical News, PCCP (Phys Chem Chem Phys)
•Young Chemists group
•Connections with Europe: EurChem, EuCheMS, EYCN, EAMC
The Boyle Higgins Lecture 2011
‘A Journey Through
Organic Chemistry’
Prof. Frank Hegarty, FICI
Usually given once, this is been given 3 times for IYC2011:
•27 January @ UCD (to coincide with Paris launch of IYC2011);
•14 April @ NUIG; 5 October (check website) @ UCC
Eva Philbin Annual Award Lecture
“Syphilis, MRSA, & Cancer –
Cures with Metal Ions”
Dr. Malachy McCann, FICI
We plan to run this 4 times in 4 provinces for IYC2011:
•28 April: Feature Lecture @ RCSI before ICI AGM;
•Autumn/Winter 2011: WIT, SIT, QUB
The 63rd
Irish Universities Chemistry Research Colloquium
under the auspices of
the Institute of Chemistry of Ireland
will be held from
Thursday 23rd to Friday 24th June 2011,
in the School of Chemistry & Chemical Biology,
University College Dublin.