The Tampa Bay Section of the American Chemical Society (section # 406) was established in 1994. We promote public awareness of chemistry by being involved in outreach programs in our community and work with students to encourage an interest in the chemical science arena.
Our membership is encompasses the Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Manatee and Sarasota counties with 700+ members.
The American Chemical Society (ACS) is one of the largest professional organizations that represent the chemical industry. The ACS supports 160,000+ members globally, publishing its weekly C&EN magazine and up-to-date scientific journals.
We are pleased to announce the 15th annual Raymond N. Castle Student Research Conference at the University of South Florida on March 25th, 2017 at the Tampa campus. The conference will showcase the work of chemistry and biochemistry undergraduate and graduate students from institutions throughout Florida.
During the lunch break, the Local Section will hold a meeting for members-at-large. Your officers will give an overview of the 2017 activities planned for the 2017 calendar year. A boxed lunch will be included.