2019 Drug Design and Delivery Symposium

We are planning a diverse set of broadcasts for this year’s symposium and will highlight new fields of research exploring new ways to look issues that medicinal chemists are facing. The details for upcoming broadcasts will be posted as they are finalized. 

Jan
31
How to Succeed in Drug Discovery: Insight from Medicinal Chemists (1.5 hrs.)
John Lowe III - JL3 Pharm
Mark Murcko - Relay Therapeutics
Ann Weber - Kallyope
William Greenlee - MedChem Discovery Consulting
Feb
28
Cosolvent Molecular Dynamics: Mapping Protein Surfaces to Discover Allosteric Sites
Heather Carlson - University of Michigan
Rommie Amaro - UC San Diego
Mar
28
Women at the Interface of Computational Chemistry and Drug Discovery (1.5 hrs)
Zoe Cournia - Biomedical Research Foundation and JCIM
Kate Holloway - Gfree Bio
Yvonne C. Martin -  Previously of Abbott Laboratories
Shana Posy - Bristol-Myers Squibb
Apr
18
Effective Exploration of Chemical Space in Hit-Finding
Hanneke Jansen - Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
Zoe Cournia - Biomedical Research Foundation and JCIM
May
30
Widening the Therapeutic Window: Kinetic Selectivity and Target Vulnerability
Peter Tonge - Stony Brook University and ACS Infectious Diseases
Stewart Fisher - C4 Therapeutics
Jun
27
Precision Control of CRISPR-Cas9
Amit Choudhary - Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Venkat Krishnamurthy - AstraZeneca
Aug
8
Transformation of Recombinant Cells to FDA Approved Products: Clinical Development to Marketplace (New Date)
Rodney Ho - University of Washington
Venkat Krishnamurthy - AstraZeneca
Aug
22
The Evolving Outsourcing Landscape in Pharma R&D: Pros and Cons of Different Models
Bart DeCorte - MercachemSyncom
Allen Reitz -  Fox Chase Chemical Diversity Center
Sep
19
Thinking Outside the Pillbox: Lead Generation and Optimization in Crop Protection Research
Fides Benfatti - Syngenta
Tejas Shah - Corteva Agriscience
Oct
24
Treating Diabetes: Designing the Once-Weekly and Oral GLP-1 Semaglutide
Jesper Lau - Novo Nordisk A/S
Puneet Tyagi - AstraZeneca
Nov
26
Prodrug Strategies in Medicinal Chemistry
Jarkko Rautio - University of Eastern Finland
Victor Guarino - Bristol-Myers Squibb
ACS Webinars

Meet the Organizers

Annette Bak
AstraZeneca
AAPS 

Nicholas Meanwell
Bristol-Myers Squibb
ACS MEDI 

John Morrison
Bristol-Myers Squibb
AAPS

Janice Silverman
American Chemical Society

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