WCCMonday, August 18, 2008

9:30 AM-12:50 PM Philadelphia Marriott -- Grand Blrm Salon A, Oral
The Merck Index Women in Chemistry Award Symposium
Organizer, Presiding:Maryadele J. O'Neil
9:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:35 AMBest of times, worst of times: Challenges of bringing drugs to patients in the 21st century
Mervyn J. Turner
10:20 AMBiomimetic synthesis of (+)-davanone
Karen C. Brown
10:40 AMCr(III) imidazole complexes as models in the investigation Cr(III) DNA adduct formation
Sarah K. Goforth, Thomas W. Gill, Christopher J. Priedemann, Jay G. Forsythe, John F. Wheeler, Noel A. P. Kane-Maguire
11:00 AMGeneral method for the synthesis of scalemic 2'-substituted phenethyl amines from N-tert-butanesulfinyl aldimines
Sandra M. King, Amit Tailor, Daniel J. Weix, John F. Hartwig
11:20 AMUnified strategy toward the development of piperazic acid derivatives
Chawita Netirojjanakul
11:40 AMEnantioselective synthesis of fluorine-tagged dialkyl sulfoxides
Amy E. Tremblay, Peter H. Buist
12:00 PMFrom organic chemist to drug discovery scientist: A career in osteoporosis research
Renata M. Oballa
12:45 PMConcluding Remarks

Symposium Grid -- Women Chemists Committee -- Session Listing

The 236th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 17-21, 2008