Farrell Symposium-June 22, 2018

June 22, 2018

Preliminary Program

June 22, 2018

9:30 – 11:30 am

Talk and Chat. Friends and Colleagues Get Back Together 
Share your stories and science. Short Invited Talks
Location: TBD

Location: Rodney's

1:00–4:30 pm
Location: TBD

Welcome Remarks
Dr. M. Samy El-Shall, 
Mary Eugenia Kapp Endowed Chair in Chemistry and Department Chair

Guest Speakers

1:30 – 2:30
Professor Peter Sadler, 
Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, U.K.

"The Elements of Life and Medicines"

2:30 – 2:55
Dr. Peyman Kabolizadeh,
William Beaumont Hospital and School of Medicine, Detroit, MI


2:55 –3:10  
Coffee break 

3:10 – 3:40 
Professor Loren Williams,
School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institue of Technology, Atlanta, GA

"Fe - Magic Pixie Dust for RNA"

3:45 – 4:05
Professor Ulrich Bierbach,
Department of Chemistry, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

4:05 – 4:30
Professor Sue Berners-Price,
Institute for Glycomics, Griffith University, Australia

"From DNA Interactions to Metalloglycomics:
Highlights from a 20 year collaboration

4:30 – 4:40
Closing Remarks
Dr. John Ryan, Associate Vice President for Research Development
Dr. Nicholas Farrell, Commonwealth Professor, Department of Chemistry

Contact Farrell Symposium Committee:

Eric Ginsburg
Samantha Katner
Erica Peterson
Yun Qu