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The 2019 Cope Award goes to Dieter Seebach

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The ACS Organic Division would like to congratulate the latest National Award Winners including the 2019 Arthur C. Cope Award winner Dieter Seebach from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich Professor Seebach will Present his award address at the Fall 2019, 258th ACS National Meeting held August 25-29 in San Diego, CA More …

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The 2019 Adams Award goes to Professor Buchwald

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Professor Stephen L. Buchwald the Camille Dreyfus Professor of Chemistry at MIT has been named as the recepient of the 2019 Roger Adams Award. The award address will be given at the 46th National Organic Chemistry Symposium(NOS) to be held on Sunday, June 23 to Thursday, June 27, 2019 on the campus of Indiana University, …

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Floreancig and Yoon’s 2017 NOS Lectures

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We thank all of those who attended and contributed to the 2017 National Organic Symposium (NOS) at the University of California, Davis. We are now able to release the video lectures by Paul E. Floreancig and Tehshik P. Yoon free of charge to all Organic Division members. Dr. Tehshik Yoon is a Professor of Chemistry at the …

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Spring 2019 ACS National Meeting: Abstracts Due

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Monday, October 29, 2018 is the deadline for submission of abstracts for the Organic Division sessions of the 257th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition in Orlando, Florida, March 31-April 4, 2019. Submit your abstracts at https://callforpapers.acs.org/orlando2019. The theme for this national meeting is “Chemistry for New Frontiers”

Nominations for Division of Organic Chemistry Officers Solicited

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The Division of Organic Chemistry is the largest technical division in the ACS and as such we seek enthusiastic and committed division members to help steer the division over the coming year. We welcome volunteers and nominations from the division to stand for election in the various offices of the Executive Committee. If interested or …

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Abstracts for the Fall 2018 ACS Meeting in Boston

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Members can now access the ORGN abstract separates for the 256th ACS National Meeting held in the Boston (Fall 2018). To access the file, you must be a Division Member. You can download the PDF file (14 MB) from the Organic Division’s Meeting Abstract Page. Use your ACS Login ID to access the page.

MSU Hosts Symposium to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Cisplatin

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Michigan State University is hosting a Cancer Research Symposium in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the FDA’s approval of cisplatin.   The two-day event includes a reception and cancer research poster presentation on Friday evening, followed by an all-day symposium on Saturday featuring a “Who’s Who” of scientists and experts in the cisplatin/carboplatin field. This …

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The 2018 Undergraduate Awards Announced

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The Organic Division congratulates the 322 Organic Division Undergraduate Awardees for 2018. Each awardee received letter of recognition from the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry and an award certificate signed by the division chair. Awardees who are members of the ACS will also receive membership to the Division of Organic Chemistry; those who are not …

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2018 Gassman Award to Cynthia A. Maryanoff

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The ACS Division of Organic Chemistry has named Cynthia A. Maryanoff, Baruch S. Blumberg Institute Foundation Distinguished Professor and Pennsylvania Drug Discovery Institute Professor of Drug Delivery – the winner of the 2018 Paul G. Gassman Distinguished Service Award. The award was established in 1994 to recognize outstanding service to the organic chemistry community. Presented …

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Jeffrey Moore’s 2017 NOS Lecture is Available On-Line

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We thank all of those who attended and contributed to the 2017 National Organic Symposium (NOS) at the University of California, Davis. We are now able to release the video of Jeffrey S. Moore’s lecture free of charge to all Organic Division members from the NOS 2017 Videos’ page. Professor Moore is the University of Illinois Stanley O. Ikenberry …

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Deadline Extended for ACS Fall Travel Awards

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The deadline to apply for ORGN ACS Travel Awards to the Boston meeting is extended to May 15, 2018. Information on the Travel Awards can be found on the Travel Award Page.

DOC Virtual Symposium May 8th, 2018

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Join us for the DOC Virtual Symposium Series!  Every quarter we will host leaders in the field of Organic Chemistry for presentations on cutting-edge research.  Our first Symposium brings you two total-synthesis stars!  Tuesday May 8th, 2018 12-1 PM Eastern Time (4PM UTC) Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Natural Products and the Chemistry They Inspire …

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Speakers for the 2018 Young Investigator’s Symposium

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Sixteen non-academic researchers have been selected to present their research in the 2018 Young Investigator’s Symposium at the ACS National Meeting in Boston (Fall 2018). They are Karla Bravo-Altimiravo (Dow Agrosciences), Alison Brewer (Lilly), Matthew Campbell (FMC), Benoit Cardinal-David (AbbVie), Chiol Chung (Genentech), Jamie McCabe Dunn (Merck), Marie-Gabrielle Braun (Genentech), Tom Greshock (Merck), David Laitar …

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Org Syn Mobile App Released for iOS

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Organic Syntheses has released an Org Syn Mobile app for iOS (iPhone and iPad). The Org Syn app brings all published procedures right to your fingertips. Search for full volume or single article or use full text search to find exactly what you are looking for. Share your findings with colleagues. Save hit lists and …

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37th Reaction Mechanisms Conference

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The 37th Reaction Mechanisms Conference (RMC) will be held June 10-13, 2018 at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. Abstracts are now being accepted:https://groups.chem.ubc.ca/rmc/. Housing information is available at: https://www.rmc-2018.com/housing. Information on meeting registration will be available shortly. For more information on the 2018 conference see the conference website: www.rmc-2018.com

Uttam Tambar’s 2017 NOS Lecture is Available On-Line

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We thank all of those who attended and contributed to the 2017 National Organic Symposium (NOS) at the University of California, Davis. We are now able to release the video of Uttam Tambar’s (Associate Professor at UT Southwestern) lecture free of charge to all Organic Division members from the NOS 2017 Videos’ page. This video of this lecture is …

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Graduate Research Symposium – Deadline Extended to March 12th.

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The DOC Graduate Research Symposium, which provides an opportunity for 50-75 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 Indiana University in Bloomington, IN (Thursday, July 26 through Sunday, July 29, 2018).  For more details and link to the …

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Lecture given by the 2017 Adams Awardee, Prof. Yamamoto is Available On-Line

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We thank all of those who attended and contributed to the 2017 National Organic Symposium (NOS) at the University of California, Davis. We are now able to release the video lecture of the 2017 Rodger Adams Award Recipient, Hisashi Yamamoto, who is a Professor at the University of Chicago and Chubu University, Japan. The lecture from 2017 …

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Abstracts for the Spring 2018 ACS Meeting in New Orleans

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Members can now access the ORGN abstract separates for the 255th ACS National Meeting held in the New Orleans (Spring 2018). To access the file, you must be a Division Member. You can download the PDF file (13 MB) from the Organic Division’s Meeting Abstract Page. Use your ACS Login ID to access the page.

Deadline Approaching for Young Investigator Symposium

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Nominations for the Young Investigator’s Symposium are due February 15, 2018. The Division is now accepting nominations for speakers at the Young Investigator’s Symposium to be held at the Fall 2018 ACS meeting. Appropriate candidates will be independent investigators who are no more than 10 years from graduate school or post-doctoral appointment, be a current researcher in …

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