Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

Division Representative

Drew Woolley, University of Toronto

Symposia, Organizers and Invited Speakers

Bio-inorganic Chemistry - joint with IN

Organizers:
Bernie Kraatz, University of Toronto
Deborah Zamble, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Scott Bohle, McGill University
Lionel Cheruzel, San Jose State University, USA
Ann English, Concordia University
Jurgen Gailler, University of Calgary
Graham George, University of Saskatchewan
David Henrichs, Western University
Dan Kosman, State University of New York - Buffalo, USA
Chris Orvig, University of British Columbia
Caryn Outten, University of South Carolina, USA
Martin Stillman, Western University
Tim Storr, Simon Fraser University
Ann Valentine, Temple University, USA
Charles Walsby, Simon Fraser University
Xiao-an Zhang, University of Toronto

Bionanomaterials

Organizers:
John Honek, University of Waterloo
Hanadi Sleiman, McGill University

Invited Speakers:
Warren Chan, University of Toronto
Ashutosh Chilkoti, Duke University, USA
Andreas Herrmann, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Jan Rainey, Dalhousie University

Chemical Biology and Imaging - joint with OR

Organizers:
Peter Brown, University of Toronto
Len Luyt, Western University
Mark Nitz, University of Toronto
Chris Phenix, University of Saskatchewan
Santha Santhakumar, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Peter Brown, University of Toronto
Patrick Gunning, University of Toronto
Steven Liang, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Nathan Magarvey, McMaster University
Joelle Pelletier, Université de Montréal
Eric Price, University of Saskatchewan
Benjamin Rotstein, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Adam Shuhendler, University of Ottawa
Martin Tanner, University of British Columbia
Eugenio Vasquez, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
David Vocadlo, Simon Fraser University
Eranthie Weerapana, Boston College, USA
Andrew Woolley, University of Toronto
Robert Young, Simon Fraser University
Bill Zuercher, University of North Carolina, USA

Medicinal Chemistry - joint with OR

Organizer:
Donald Weaver, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Patrick Gunning, University of Toronto
David Jakeman, Dalhousie University
Lakshmi Kotra, University Health Network
Frank Schweizer, University of Manitoba
Arshad Siddiqui, Paraza Pharmaceuticals
Robert Young, Simon Fraser University

Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Biology

Organizer:
Andrew Beharry, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Masad Damha, McGill University
Neal Devaraj, University of California - San Diego, USA
Ming Hammond, University of California - Berkeley, USA
Philip Johnson, York University
Yingfu Li, McMaster University

Proteins

Organizers:
Jumi Shin, University of Toronto
Drew Woolley, University of Toronto

Invited Speakers:
Roberto Chica, University of Ottawa
Claudiu Gradinaru, University of Toronto Mississauga
Janet Kumita, University of Cambridge, UK
Hongbin Li, University of British Columbia
Martha Oakley, Indiana University, USA
Jumi Shin, University of Toronto Mississauga

Reactivity in Organic and Biological Chemistry - joint with OR

Organizers:
Jason Hein, University of British Columbia
Ronald Kluger, University of Toronto
Derek Pratt, University of Ottawa

Invited Speakers:
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Gonzalo Cosa, McGill University
Neal Deveraj, University of California - San Diego, USA
Frédéric-Georges Fontaine, Université Laval
John Honek, University of Waterloo
Jeffrey Keillor, University of Ottawa
Ron Kluger, University of Toronto
Derek Pratt, University of Ottawa
Rebecca Ruck, Merck & Co., USA
Shannon Stahl, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
David Zechel, Queen’s University

General Session

Organizer:
Drew Woolley, University of Toronto

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