WCCMonday, August 17, 2009

9:30 AM-12:45 PM Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 142, Oral
The Merck Index Women in Chemistry Award Symposium
Organizer:Maryadele J. O'Neil
9:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:35 AMIt's all about chemistry: My career your options!
Catherine T. Hunt
10:15 AMCopper-catalyzed oxidative coupling of benzylic CH bonds with dicarbonyl compounds: A novel C-C bond forming reaction
David A. Powell, Nadine Borduas
10:35 AMExpedient one-pot method for the preparation of 2-(2'-aminoaryl)dihydrooxazoles, dihydro-4H-1,3-oxazines, and tetrahydro-1,3-oxazepines from substituted isatoic anhydrides and ω-chloroakylamine hydrochlorides
Michael R Rosana, Emily Cherney, David A Hunt
10:55 AMTetrahydropyran formation via oxygen-centered radical cyclization onto silyl enol ethers
Christine R Dunbar, Maria Zlotorzynska, Glenn M Sammis
11:15 AMSynthesis and photophysics of 1,2,3-triazole-linked porphyrin-[60] fullerene dyads
Olivia P. Lee, Michael A. Fazio, David I. Schuster
11:35 AMSynthesis and chemistry of novel 1- aryl- 1H- diazirino[1,2-b] phthalazine-3,8- diones
Steven M. Bonser, Laura A Ruiz
11:55 AMMedication for the fast food nation: Bicyclo[2.2.2]octyltriazole inhibitors of 11 β-HSD1 for the treatment of metabolic syndrome
Milana Maletic, Aaron Leeman, Sherman T. Waddell, James M Balkovec
12:40 PMConcluding Remarks

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009