The BMCS Mastering MedChem V:
5th RSC-BMCS symposium on
mastering medicinal chemistry
Wednesday, 13th March 2019
Lilly, Erl Wood Manor, Windlesham, Surrey, UK
Registration is open
Twitter hashtag #MasterMedChem19
Anticipating and preparing for such problems thus accelerates the delivery of new medicines: this event will feature presentations from experienced 'drug-hunters' in both industry and academia, who will talk about the challenges faced in modern drug discovery, and will share the good practices common to all successful medicinal chemists.
Features of the Meeting
Call for Posters
Inaugural Inductee to the RSC BMCS Hall of Fame:
Discovery of Pitolisant, a histamine H3 receptor inverse agonist/antagonist for treating narcolepsy
Professor C Robin Ganellin, FRS, Emeritus Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at University College London
Structural insights into allosteric sites will bring GPCR SBDD to the next level
Dr Kathleen Aertgeerts, Vertex, UK
Medicinal chemistry in academia – what should we work on? Highlights and recent achievements in my research group
Prof Lennart Bunch, University of Copenhagen, DK
Inhaled drug design: principles and challenges
Dr Nicole Hamblin, Charles River, UK
Use of structural knowledge and control of physicochemical properties in lead optimization, a case history
Dr Christopher N Johnson, Astex Pharmaceuticals, UK
Computation and automation to enhance medicinal chemistry
Dr Lewis Vidler, Eli Lilly and Co, UK
Registration fees include drinks reception at the end of the day
Some BMCS bursaries are available, and a bursary application form should be downloaded here. The closing date is 14th February.
- a stand space measuring 3 m wide x 2 m deep
- a table (measuring 6' wide x 2½' wide) and chair
- access to electricity and wi-fi
- one full delegate's attendance
- your logo and a promotional page in the printed delegate handbook.
Those companies wishing to exhibit should apply early to avoid disappointment as space is limited.
Exhibitor charges are:
£485 exhibition stand space and one full delegate
£65 additional attendee as exhibition stand staff only, with no access to the technical sessions
Delegate Pack Inserts
There is also an opportunity to book delegate pack inserts, charged at £175. Pack inserts should comprise no more than two pages of A4 fixed together, and the sponsor should provide them.
Venue and Travel
We are grateful to EFMC for supporting this event
To register an interest and to be notified when registration is opened, please e-mail the Secretariat.