August 18, 2016
Join us for the inaugural Mark Ernsting Drug Discovery Memorial Lecture. The Lecture is named in honour of Dr. Mark Ernsting, who was a Senior Biomedical Engineer in the Drug Discovery Program at OICR. Dr. Ernsting passed away in December 2015. He was a brilliant and passionate scientist and a great colleague and friend. Dr. Ernsting endeavoured to improve the lives of cancer patients by developing nanomedicines designed to deliver safer and more effective drugs.
Title of talk: Chemistry towards novel mechanism-of-action (nMoA) compounds in therapeutics discovery
Speaker: Stuart L. Schreiber, PhD
Morris Loeb Professor
Director, Center for the Science of Therapeutics
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
When: September 22, 2016, 3-5 p.m.
Where: The Great Hall, Hart House, University of Toronto, 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H3
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