Chemistry Department S17 Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held on select Mondays from 12:30-1:20pm;

see individual listings for locations.


Monday, February 27, 2017,   SCI 396

John L. Wood

Robert A. Welch Distinguished Professor and

Cancer Prevention Research Institute Scholar, Baylor University

“Recent Advances in the Synthesis of Complex Natural Products”


Monday, March 13, 2017,    SCI 396

Amanda C. Doran, MD, PhD

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital

“A Novel Multifunctional Role for CaMKII in Atherosclerosis and Insulin Resistance”


Monday, March 20, 2017,   SCI 396                    

Senior Research Presentations


Monday, April 3, 2017,    SCI 278                      

Senior Research Presentations


Monday, April 10, 2017,    SCI 278                      

Senior Research Presentations


Monday, April 20, 2017,    SCI 396                      

Maddie Kieffer, ’08, PhD California Institute of Technology

Scientist, Amgen Corporation, Cambridge, MA

“Natural Products as a Platform for Reaction Discovery”


Monday, April 24, 2017,   SCI 278     

Cynthia McGowen

Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Merrimack College

“Use of Microwave Heating in Organic Synthesis”