Virtual Symposium – Wednesday October 19, 2022 @ 12 PM ET.

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The next Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM ET. The symposium features: Cathleen Crudden Queens University   Hosea Nelson Caltech   You can start to access the live presentations about 5 minutes before the presentations: www.orgn.link/watch More details are available on our Virtual Symposium page!

2022 Division of Organic Chemistry Elections

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The ACS Division of Organic Chemistry is conducting our annual elections electronically. The election is now open and concludes on November 16, 2022 at 11:59 PM (U.S. Eastern time).

Virtual Symposium – Wednesday September 21, 2022 @ 12 PM ET.

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the next Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM ET. The symposium features: “Taming nitrene transfer with silver catalysis” (Jennifer Schomaker – UW Madison) and “Photoenzymatic Catalysis – Using Light to Reveal New Enzyme Functions” (Todd Hyster – Cornell)

Dave Evans Problem Set Generator Added to Organic Chemistry Data Website

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Our award winning Organic Chemistry Data website (2022 ACS Chemluminary Awards, see above) continues to grow as a result of the hard work of our team of extraordinary webmasters. This month we are releasing the Dave Evans Problem Set Generator. This contains all of the problems hosted in his original service, with some modernization and …

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Division Wins ChemLuminary Award

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The Division of Organic Chemistry has been awarded a 2022 ChemLuminary Award in “Recognition of Innovation and Outstanding Service to Members of a Division.” The award cites the Division for its Organic Chemistry Database as an outstanding resource for its membership, as exhibited by its heavy use: “The database website was expanded and upgraded for …

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DOC Virtual Symposium-The Innovative Process Enablement of Molnupiravir and Nirmatrelvir

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This Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM EST. The symposium features the Innovative Process Enablement of Molnupiravir and Nirmatrelvir by Patrick Fier Merck Process Chemistry and Taegyo Lee Pfizer Process Chemistry You can start to access the live presentations about 5 minutes before the presentations: www.orgn.link/watch More details …

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Professor Evans-2013 NOS Lecture

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Our condolences to the entire David Evans scientific family. His passing is a tremendous loss to the community but his legacy will live on in the generations of scientists he trained and all those who have benefited from his research. Some of Professor Evans’s impressive contributions can be seen in this National Organic Symposium talk …

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DOC Virtual Symposium-Mark Ondari and Liz Jarvo

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The next Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, April 20th, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM EST. The symposium features: Mark Ondari–Corteva “The elastic anatomy of industrial chemistry: From basic research in electronic materials to process development & manufacturing science of agrochemicals” Prof. Liz Jarvo–University of California, Irvine “Nickel-Catalyzed Stereoselective Cross-Coupling and Cross-Electrophile Coupling Reactions of …

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NOS 2022: Registration is Now open!

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Registration for the 2022 National Organic Chemistry Symposium (#NOS2022) is now open! The 47th NOS will be held Sunday, June 26 to Thursday June 30, 2022 at the La Jolla Marriott in Southern California. The NOS is the premier event sponsored by the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry to highlight recent advances in organic chemistry. …

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The 2022 Alfred Bader Award goes to Cathleen Crudden

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The ACS Organic Division congratulates one of our Members-at-Large, Cathleen Crudden, the A.V. Douglas Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in metal organic chemistry at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario as the 2022 Alfred Bader Award recipient. The Alfred Bader award is presented annually for excellence in research by an organic …

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DOC Virtual Symposium-Hans Renata and Mark Levin

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The next Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, February 16th, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM EST. The symposium features: Hans Renata–Scripps Research, Florida “Combining Synthetic Chemistry and Biology for Streamlining Access to Complex Molecules” Mark Levin–University of Chicago “Advancing Single Atom Logic for Skeletal Editing” You can start to access the live presentations about 5 …

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Nominations for the 2022 TAOC Award-Due Jan 21.

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The Technical Achievement in Organic Chemistry (TAOC) awards recognize outstanding contributions to the field of organic chemistry from accomplished professional chemists, who hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree-equivalent and who are pursuing careers in industrial or government sectors. Awardees give a 30 minute presentation on their research at the ACS Fall National Meeting and receive …

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GRS Nominations Now Open – Due March 7th 2022

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The DOC Graduate Research Symposium, which provides an opportunity for graduate students in organic chemistry to interact with leaders from academia, industry, various funding agencies, and publishers at a single venue, will take place at the University of California, Santa Barbara on July 9-12, 2022. For more details and link to the nomination form please …

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DOC Virtual Symposium-Cristina Nevado and Nicholas Ball

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The next DOC Virtual Symposium will be hosted on Wednesday, January 19th, 2022 at 12:00-1:30 PM EST. The symposium features: Nicholas Ball–Pomona College “Synthetic Strategies toward Fluorosulfurylation of Organic Molecules and Sulfur-Fluoride Exchange (SuFEx)” Cristina Nevado–University of Zurich “Assembly of all-C quaternary centers…with a Smile(s):-)” You can start to access the live presentations about 5 …

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Early Career Scientist Nominations-Due in Early February

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The Organic Division (DOC) seeks to recognize early career scientists at special symposia at the Fall ACS National Meetings. The DOC has two programs: 1) The Academic Young Investigator’s Symposium composed of Assistant Professor speakers who are entering their fifth or sixth years and who have not yet been considered for tenure. Sixteen speakers are …

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Nominations for OL, JOC and OM Publication of the Year 2021: Awards-Due Jan 23

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Nominations are now open for the ACS Publication Awards (Organic Letters, The Journal of Organic Chemistry and Organometallics) for manuscripts published in 2021 (2020 & 2021 for Organometallics). The deadline for nominations is January 23, 2022. Below, you can find details on eligibility and directions for submission of nominations. The corresponding or lead author(s) will …

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2021 Division Election Results

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The Organic Division congratulates the winners of the 2021 election for the new officers for 2022. They are listed below. We thank all the members of the Division who voted for the leaders of our organization. Chair-Elect: Jennifer Schomaker Councilor: Lisa Marcaurelle Alternate Councilors: Stefan Koenig and Scott Gilbertson Members-at-Large: Katelyn Billings, Karen Draths, Michael …

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Call for Nominations for the 2022 SURF Fellowships-Due Feb 18

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Call for Nominations for the 2022 SURF Fellowships – Applications for the 2022 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) ($5,000) are now being accepted. The Division of Organic Chemistry annually awards SURF Fellowships to outstanding undergraduate organic chemistry students. These competitive fellowships are awarded on the merits of students’ research proposals, academic records, faculty recommendations, and …

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