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MedChem Symposium

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Organized by
Dr. Ben Pratt, Dr. Mark Tichenor, Dr. David Wallace - San Diego Section of the American Chemical Society
Dr. Emmanuel Theodorakis - UCSD Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

 

Register here!

TIME AGENDA
8:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM Opening Remarks: Emmanuel Theodorakis
9:05 AM Dr. Carlo Bellatore, University of California San Diego
“Microtubule Stabilizing Small Molecules as Candidate Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Tauopathies” 
9:50 AM Dr. Punit Seth, Ionis Pharmaceuticals
“Targeted delivery of nucleic acid therapeutics”
10:35 AM Coffee Break
10:50 AM Dr. Scott Rychnovsy, University of California Irvine

“Synthetic approaches to Alkaloids and Terpenes"

11:35 AM Dr. Matt Marx, Mirati Therapeutics
“The Discovery of MRTX1257, a selective, irreversible inhibitor of KRAS G12C with oral antitumor activity” 
12:20 PM Lunch
1:20 PM Dr. Jeff Gustafson, San Diego State University
“New selectivity filters to obtain selective inhibitors of RET and osimertinib resistant EGFR mutants”
2:05 PM Dr. Valentina Molteni, The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

“Non-steroidal FXR Agonists – Tropifexor and Nidufexor For Chronic Liver Disease"

2:50 PM Symposium Conclusion

 

REGISTRATION:

http://www-chem.ucsd.edu/graduate-program/Events/medchem/registraton.html
Register online by Friday, July 12 and food will be provided.

 

DIRECTIONS:

http://www-chem.ucsd.edu/graduate-program/Events/medchem/directions.html

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

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