Seminar Program

*All Seminars are scheduled for 1 PM, Patricia A. Sullivan Science Building, 301 McIver Street, Rm 201, unless otherwise stated.

Fall 2015

September 4, 2015

Dr. Ryan Murelli
Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center
City University of New York

“New Synthetic Methods and Strategies for Drug Discovery and Development”


September 11, 2015

Dr. David G.I. Kingston
University Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemistry
Virginia Tech Center for Drug Discovery

“Drugs for All Reasons and All Seasons”


September 18, 2015

Dr. Roger G. Linington
Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in High-Throughput Screening and Chemical Biology
Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University

“Integration of High-Content Screening and Untargeted Metabolomics for Comprehensive Functional Annotation of Natural Product Libraries”


September 25, 2015

Dr. Bakhos A. Tannous
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director: Interdepartmental Neuroscience Center
Harvard Medical School and
Massachusetts General Hospital

“Cancer Cells and Stem Cells: Diagnostics and Therapeutic Perspectives”


October 2, 2015


October 9, 2015

Dr. Marcy Balunas
Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
University of Connecticut

“Functional and Biosynthetic Analyses of Secondary Metabolites in Host-Microbe Symbioses”


October 16, 2015

Dr. Mitchell Croatt
Panel Discussion
The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, UNCG

Experiences and Advice from UNCG Alumni

October 23, 2015


October 30, 2015

Dr. Richard B. Van Breemen
University of Illinois at Chicago

November 6, 2015


November 13, 2015

Dr. Paula Brown

November 20, 2015

Dr. André Beauchemin
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences
University of Ottawa

“Reaction Development Using Temporary Intramolecularity and Amphoteric Isocyanates”