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4th Annual San Antonio Drug Discovery Symposium

April 29, 2019 @ 8:00 am - April 30, 2019 @ 3:00 pm CDT

| $20

The symposium will be held in the Retama Auditorium and Galleria in the Student Union, (building labeled SU on the below map). Parking will be available in the Tobin Ave. garage, Bauerle Rd. garage and Ximenes Rd. garage ( campus map ). Reservations for accommodations are available, here.

The ​Annual ​CIDD ​Drug ​Discovery ​Symposium ​pulls ​together ​researchers ​from ​San ​Antonio, ​Texas ​and ​National ​institutes ​focused ​on ​the ​discovery ​of ​novel ​drug ​targets ​and ​cutting-edge ​small ​molecule ​therapeutics. ​ ​The ​symposium ​will ​include ​speakers ​from ​both ​the ​academic ​and ​the ​pharmaceutical ​industry ​arenas. ​Attendees ​can ​also ​take ​part ​in ​the ​poster ​sessions ​held ​on ​both ​days.

April 29-30, 2019
The University of Texas San Antonio, Retama Auditorium – SU 2.02.02

Plenary Keynote Presentation
Dr. Michael Roth
Diane and Hall Brierley Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Research
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Confirmed Speakers
Dr. Brett Babin Stanford University
Dr. Jim Barrow Johns Hopkins University
Dr. Gautam Borthakur MD Anderson
Dr. Greg Collins UT Health San Antonio
Dr. Danette Daniels Promega
Dr. Bryan Davies UT Austin
Dr. Maria Emilia Di Francesco MD Anderson
Dr. Walter Fast UT Austin
Dr. Peter Houghton GCCRI, UT Health San Antonio
Dr. Charles Lin Baylor University
Dr. Phil LoVerde UT Health San Antonio
Dr. George O’Doherty Northeastern University
Dr. Tim Peterson Washington University
Dr. Joe Ready UT Southwestern
Dr. Jim Winkler Drug Discovery/Development at James D Winkler, LLC
Dr. Ryan Wurz Amgen
Dr. Damian W. Young Baylor College of Medicine
Dr. Daohong Zhou University of Florida

Symposium Topics Overview:
Target Identification, Targeted Protein Degradation, Medicinal Chemistry, Neurological Disease, Cancer, Infectious Disease, Poster/Networking Session, Vendor Demo

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Stanton McHardy, PhD Stanton.mchardy@utsa.edu
Co-Director, CIDD. Director, Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Medicinal Chemistry Core, UTSA
Matthew J. Hart, PhD hartmj@uthscsa.edu
Director, Center for Innovative Drug Discovery High Throughput Screening Facility, UT Health San Antonio


April 29, 2019 @ 8:00 am
April 30, 2019 @ 3:00 pm


The Center For Innovative Drug Discovery


Retama Auditorium, University Center (UTSA Main Campus)
1 UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249 United States
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