Events and Lectures

Drug Discovery Events

2017
 
March 24
"A Novel Pan-ALDH1A Inhibitor Induces Necroptosis in Ovarian Cancer Stem-Like cells and Synergizes with Chemotherapy to Improve Outcomes"
Ron Buckanovich, Ph.D., Thomas H Simpson Collegiate Professor, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Michigan
Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
9 - 10 a.m.
Host: Vincent E. Groppi, Ph.D., Center for the Discovery of New Medicines, Director
 
April 7
"Chemical Probing of Translational Control in Cancer"
Amanda Garner, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan
Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
9 - 10 a.m.
Host: Vincent E. Groppi, Ph.D., Center for the Discovery of New Medicines, Director
 
April 28
"Next-Generation Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors for the Treatment of Neglected Parasitic Infections"
Stephen Thomas, Ph.D, Senior Scientist, Turing Pharmaceuticals
Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
9 - 10 a.m.
Host: Vincent E. Groppi, Ph.D., Center for the Discovery of New Medicines, Director
 
May 5
Drug Discovery Targeting Epigenetics – From Cancer Therapeutics to “Female Viagra”
Duxin Sun, Ph.D., Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan
Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
9 - 10 a.m.
Host: Vincent E. Groppi, Ph.D., Center for the Discovery of New Medicines, Director
 
May 10
"Innovative Academic Drug Discovery"
Philip S. Low, Ph.D.,  Director of the Purdue Institute for Drug Discovery and Ralph C. Corley Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
Great Lakes South Room, Palmer Commons
4 - 5 p.m.
Host: CDNM, FFMI, and MCTI
 
May 12
"Chemotherapy for the 21st Century: Non-ototoxic Designer Aminoglycosides"
Jochen Schacht, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Medical School, University of Michigan
Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
9 - 10 a.m.
Host: Vincent E. Groppi, Ph.D., Center for the Discovery of New Medicines, Director
 

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