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Monday, May 21

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: "Rearrangements as tools for C-C and C-X bond formation: adventures in total synthesis"
Speaker: Professor Nuno Maulide, University of Vienna, Faculty of Chemistry
Host: Dr. Phil Baran
Sponsor: The Chemistry Department
Location: W.M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater

Tuesday, May 22

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: "Silent Growth Prepares Synapses for Long-term Potentiation"
Speaker: Kristen Harris, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Center for Learning and Memory, Institute for Neuroscience, The University of Texas at Austin
Host: Hollis Cline, Ph.D.
Sponsor: Dart NeuroScience Seminar Series
Location: DNC Auditorium
Notes: Livestream to TSRI FL Campus B159, 6:00 pm EST. Part of the Founder’s Day Celebration. Reception to follow.

Friday, June 1

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Title: Boehringer Ingelheim Lectures in Chemistry

  • Jeff Song, Ph.D., DIRECTOR, CHEMICAL DEVELOPMENT BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. Presents: “Development of Scalable and Cost-Effective API Synthesis through Chemical Innovation”
  • Professor Gregory C. Fu, NORMAN CHANDLER PROFESSOR OF CHEMISTRY CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY “Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions: A Radical Alternative to SN1 and SN2 Reactions”

Host: Introductions by Professor Jin-Quan Yu
Sponsor: Department of Chemistry

Wednesday, June 6

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Title: "Membrane Proteins – the Lipid Connection"
Speaker: Professor Dame Carol Robinson, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, UK
Host: Professor Ian Wilson
Sponsor: ISCB Bicoastal Seminar Series
Location: W. M. Keck Foundation Amphitheater, Beckman Center for Chemical Sciences
Notes: 4:00p(EST) VTC to TSRI-FL in Classroom 


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