North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

The 2008 Award for Creativity in Molecular Design and Synthesis

2008 Award Recipient: Dr. Malcolm MacCoss

Program & Venue
Venue: The Palace at Somerset Park, 333 Davidson Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873
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Date: Held on Thursday, November 13, 2008

12:00 noon Registration
1:00 pm Symposium
5:45 pm Reception
6:30 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Awards Address

Invited Speakers

  • “Three Decades of Research on Stereochemical Control”
    Professor David Evans (Harvard University)
  • “New Catalysis Concepts”
    Professor David MacMillan (Princeton University)
  • “Discovery of Second Generation NK-1 Antagonists”
    Dr. Sandy Mills (Merck & Co, Inc.)
  • “Catalysis via Cationic Intermediate”
    Professor Dean Toste (University of California, Berkeley)
  • “A Challenge for Total Synthesis: Atom Economy”
    Professor Barry Trost (Stanford University)
  • “A Career In Chemistry And Medicinal Chemistry: Some Personal Reflections On One Path Taken” Dr. Malcolm MacCoss (Schering-Plough Research Inst.)