WCCMonday, August 20, 2007

9:15 AM-11:50 AM Westin Boston Waterfront -- Revere, Oral
Many Faces of Chemistry: The Merck Index Women in Chemistry Award Symposium
Organizer:Cherie B. Koch
9:15 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:30 AMRhodium-catalyzed intramolecular [4 + 2] cycloadditions of alkynyl halides
Woo-Jin Yoo, Anna Allen, Karine Villeneuve, William Tam
9:50 AMTuning the potential of Wurster's crowns: Toward the development of an electrochemical toolbox for redox sensing/switching
Sheel C. Dodani, J. W. Sibert
10:10 AMTetrahydropyran rings from a Mukaiyama-Michael cascade or rearrangement of dihydropyrans
Autumn Maruniak, Megan L. Bolla, Scott D. Rychnovsky
10:30 AMOne-pot asymmetric synthesis of either diastereomer of tert-butanesulfinyl-protected amines from ketones
Jessica Tanuwidjaja, Hillary M. Peltier, Jonathan A. Ellman
10:50 AMOptimization of the selective reduction of α,β-epoxycarbonyls with silyllithium reagents
Sarah E. Wengryniuk, Aaron M. Hartel
11:10 AMFrom organic chemist to drug discovery scientist: A career in diabetes research
Emma R. Parmee
11:40 AMConcluding Remarks

Symposium Grid -- Women Chemists Committee -- Session Listing

The 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007