News and Publications
The Skaggs Institute For Chemical Biology
Scientific Report 2002-2003
Staff Awards and Activities
Boger, D.L.--Adrien Albert Medal, Royal Society of Chemistry, London, England; Bachmann Lecturer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Ingersoll Lecturer, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee; Member, Medicinal Chemistry Study Section, National Institutes of Health; Member, Electorate Nominating Committee, American Association for the Advancement of Science; Member, Drug Candidate Evaluation Committee, Institute for the Study of Aging; Editor-in-Chief, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Organic Reactions, Journal of Organic Chemistry, Current Opinion in Drug Discovery and Development, Current Drugs.
Ernest Beutler--E. Donnall Thomas Lecture and Prize, American Society of Hematology; Professional Achievement Citation, University of Chicago Alumni Association; Kent Kiekow Memorial Leukemia Lecture, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois; Member, National Academy of Sciences; Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Scientific Advisory Boards, Baxter Healthcare, Edwards Lifesciences, iMetrikus, MPD Foundation, MyOwnMD, Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Insert Therapeutics; Contributing Editor, Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases; Associate Editor, Acta Haematologica, Molecular Medicine.
Dawson, P.E.--Research Fellowship in Chemistry, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation; Member, Faculty in Chemical Biology, Faculty 1000, Biology Reports, Ltd.; Editorial Board, Letters in Peptide Science.
Janda, K.D.--Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science; Sigma-Aldrich Lecturer, Milwaukee Section, American Chemical Society, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Rayson Huang Visiting Lecturer, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Shire BioChem Lecturer, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada; Editorial Boards, Chemical Reviews, Combinatorial Chemistry Research and Applications, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, Combinatorial Chemistry High-Throughput Screening.
Joyce, G.F.--Member, U.S. National Academy of Sciences; Head of Faculty in Chemical Biology, Faculty 1000, Biology Reports Ltd.; Associate Editor, BioSystems, Evolutionary Computation, Origins of Life and Evolution of the Biosphere.
Lerner, R.A.--Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Prize, Paul Ehrlich Foundation, Frankfurt, Germany; Honorary Doctoral Degree, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel; Editorial Boards, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Catalysis Technology, Chemistry and Biology, Drug Targeting and Delivery, Journal of Virology, Molecular Biology and Medicine, Molecular Medicine, Journal of Peptide Research, Vaccine, Angewandte Chemie.
Nicolaou, K.C.--Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic Chemistry, Tetrahedron Publications; Nobel Laureate Signature Award for Graduate Education in Chemistry, American Chemical Society; Alder and Bayer Lecturer, Cologne, Germany; AstraZeneca Lecturer, University of Montreal and AstraZeneca, Montreal, Canada; Bristol Myers Lecturer, Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts; Co-Editor-in-Chief, Chemistry and Biology; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Synthesis, Carbohydrate Letters, Chemistry--A European Journal, Perspectives in Drug Discovery and Design, Indian Journal of Chemistry, Section B, Combinatorial Chemistry High-Throughput Screening, Current Opinion in Bioorganic Chemistry, Current Organic Chemistry, Organic Letters, ChemBioChem.
Rebek, J., Jr.--Chemical Pioneer Award, American Institute of Chemists; Woodward Scholar, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts; Ronald Breslow Award for Achievement in Biomimetic Chemistry, American Chemical Society; Advisory Boards, Physical Sciences Division, University of Chicago, National Cancer Institute, and Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia, Spain; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Chemistry and Biology, Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, Journal of the Chemical Society--Perkin Transactions, Journal of Organic Chemistry, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Progress in Physical Organic Chemistry, Journal of Supramolecular Chemistry.
Schultz, P.G.--Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter Award, Paul Ehrlich Foundation, Frankfurt, Germany.
Sharpless, K.B.--Honorary Member, Kitasato Institute, Tokyo, Japan; Visiting Professor, Kitasato University, Tokyo, Japan; Danforth Lecturer, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa; Robbins Lecturer, Pomona College, Claremont, California; Editorial Boards, Enantiomer, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, Chirality, Current Opinion in Drug Discovery and Development, Organic Letters; Honorary Advisory Board, Synlett.
Williamson, J.R.--Associate Editor, Annual Reviews of Biophysics and Biomolecular Structure; Editorial Boards, RNA, Molecular Cell, Chemistry and Biology.
Wilson, I.A.--Fellow, Royal Society of London; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Member, Burroughs Wellcome Career Awards Advisory Committee; Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Keystone Symposia; Associate Editor, Journal of Molecular Biology, Immunity; Editorial Boards, Science, Journal of Experimental Medicine.
Wong, C.-H.--Member, National Research Council on Chemical Sciences and Technology; Scientific Advisor, Max-Planck-Institute, Dortmund, Germany; Editor-in-Chief, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry; Editorial Boards, Tetrahedron Publications, Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, Biocatalysis, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis.
Wright, P.E.--Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Molecular Biology; Editorial Boards, Biochemistry, Current Opinion in Structural Biology, Journal of Biomolecular NMR.