27 September - 28 September 2021

What medicinal chemists need to know about biology II

Organised by:

SCI’s Young Chemists’ Panel

Online Webinar: 13:00 – 16.15 BST (consecutive afternoons)

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“What Medicinal Chemists Need to Know about Biology II” returns as an exciting and informative series of lectures aimed at bridging the gap between medicinal chemistry and biology. This series is designed to aid chemists in understanding the features and challenges of the biological aspects of pharmaceutical research and will focus on the in vivo aspects of drug discovery biology, including topics such as: 

Animal disease models
In vivo toxicology models
PK models for new modalities

Experienced speakers from leading pharmaceutical companies will deliver informative lectures with emphasis on Q&A and other interactive elements to maximise learning opportunities.

This conference is best suited to early career medicinal chemists and academics interested in understanding the relevant biology for the field.

The full programme will be confirmed in due course.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Alex Vugler, UCB
  • Beth Williamson, AstraZeneca
  • Paul Walker, Cyprotex
  • Simon Peace, GlaxoSmithKline
  • Chris Morrow, AstraZeneca

Booking Process/Deadlines

Booking terms and conditions

Organising Committee
  • Timothy Gorman, Evotec
  • Jennifer Nelson, AstraZeneca
  • Adam Smalley, UCB

For further information and prices, please email conferences@soci.org


Conference Team

Tel: +44 (0)20 7598 1561

Email: conferences@soci.org