ACS/FACS Symposium: East Meets West: Innovative Chemistry Research for Health and Medicine


At the next ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia, the ACS Committee on International Activities (IAC) and Federation of Asian Chemical Societies (FACS) will co-sponsor a symposium entitled East Meets West: Innovative Research for Health and Medicine. This ACS “Presidential” event, hosted by ACS Office of International Activities, with nominal co-sponsorship from ACS Medicinal Chemistry Division, will feature 10 dynamic researchers from 5 countries (Thailand, Singapore, China, Malaysia and US) discussing their work on bio-materials and tools. Those in attendance will have a chance to win an iPod and other prizes.

The symposium will be held on Tuesday, August 21st from 8:30-11:30am, and 1:30-4:30pm in Salon D of the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Philadelphia.

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