Bill Zizek is a fifth-year Honours Chemical Biology Co-op Student from McMaster University in Hamilton, ON. Bill is a Dean’s Honour List student actively engaged in extra-curricular student leadership roles and comes from a background of using informatics approaches to address research questions and has a keen interest in bio-analytical chemistry and biomarker discovery. At CDRD, he works as a trainee within the Pharmacology and Toxicology team where he characterizes drug candidate’s in vitro ADME properties and identifies potential toxicities. In his spare time, Bill can be found hiking or enjoying live music and loves playing and watching hockey. He hopes to pursue graduate studies before beginning a career in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
Watch Bill’s video about his experience as a trainee at CDRD.