Symposium 2017

15th Annual CBC Symposium

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“Small Molecule Discovery”


DATE:
Friday, November 17, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
LOCATION: University of Illinois at Chicago
UIC Forum
725 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608


Updated: August 30, 2017

The 15th Annual CBC Symposium, titled “Small Molecule Discovery,” will take place on Friday, November 17, 2017, at the UIC campus. This all-day event is organized by the current CBC leadership and the new CBC Executive Director, Jim Audia. The meeting will also include a poster session. The event is free of charge but pre-registration is required.


Produced by Corinna Kitcharoen @ CBC, 2017


REGISTRATION:
Online registration is now open and will close on Friday, October 20, 2017.
▸ Register here.


POSTER SESSION:
Poster abstract submission is now open and will close on Friday, October 20, 2017.
▸ Submit your abstract here.


Symposium Speakers:

Karin BRINER Karin BRINER
Novartis
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Ray MOELLERING Ray MOELLERING
UChicago
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Victoria Richon Victoria RICHON
Ribon Therapeutics
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Brian Shoichet Brian SHOICHET
UCSF
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Rick Silverman Rick SILVERMAN
NU
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Gregory Thatcher Gregory THATCHER
UIC
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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM:

9:00 – 9:30 AM Registration, Continental Breakfast and Poster set-up
(Room TBA)
9:30 – 9:45 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks by Jim Audia, CBC Executive Director and Brian Kay, CBC Scientific Director, UIC
(Main Hall C)
  Session I
Moderator: Rick Morimoto, Northwestern
(Main Hall C)
9:45 – 10:25 AM Richard Silverman, Northwestern
CPP-115: A Novel GABA Aminotransferase Inactivator and Potential New Treatment for Epilepsy, Addiction, and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
10:30 – 11:10 AM Victoria Richon, Ribon Therapeutics
Transforming Scientific Discoveries into New Therapeutics
11:15 – 11:55 AM Ray Moellering, UChicago
Chemical Proteomic Platforms to Expose and Exploit Metabolic Pathways in Cancer
12:00 – 1:50 PM
(12:00 – 12:45 PM)
Lunch and Poster Session (Room TBA)
(Accelerator Award Lunch & Learn Session; Room TBA))
  Session II
Moderator: Lucy Godley, UChicago
(Main Hall C)
2:00 – 2:40 PM Gregory Thatcher, UIC
A Collaborative Drug Discovery Map for UIC: Cultural Mountains; Funding Cliffs; and Industry Diversions
2:45 – 3:25 PM Karin Briner, Novartis
Creating New Medicines: First- and Best-in-Class Therapeutics in Difficult Target Space
3:30 – 3:55 PM Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
  Session III
Moderator: Brian Kay, UIC
(Main Hall C)
4:00 – 4:40 PM Brian Shoichet, UCSF
New Chemotypes for New GPCR Biology
4:45 – 4:55 PM Closing remarks by Brian Kay, UIC
(Main Hall C)
5:00 – 6:00 PM Reception
(Room TBA)
6:00 PM Adjourn

 


Symposium Flyer:
Do download the symposium flyer (PDF) CLICK HERE.


Questions:
With questions contact Corinna Kitcharoen.


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