Stars, Microbes and Everything in Between: The Tale of Three Start-ups

Date:
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Time:
5:00 PM Social Hour, light appetizers
6:00 PM Presentation

Place:
Pfizer
10646 Science Center Drive, Building CB4
San Diego, CA 92121

Dr. Joseph Payne
Chief Executive Officer/Chairman of the Board at Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.

Dr. Helge Zieler
Founder and President at Primordial Genetics, Inc.

Dr. Gallen Triana-Baltzer
Principal Scientist at PHusis Therapeutics, Inc.

Upcoming Event

Chemployment Opportunities

ActivX Biosciences

Position Title
Research Scientist (RS) or Associate (RA), Chemistry

Job Description
Perform multi-step synthesis, purification/characterization of organic compounds to design/optimize molecules to support pre-clinical R&D. Experience with hit-to-lead SAR projects, kinase inhibitor design, and a track record developing intellectual property and publishing in journals highly desirable.

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Chair Notes

Dear ACS Members: I hope you have been able to attend some of our monthly meetings this year. We have had a great set of events, and there are many more events coming that you will not want to miss. Our May monthly meeting at NuVasive featured Howard and Sally Peters with a talk called "Death by Chocolate and Chemistry Outreach". This excellent talk included everything you would want to know about chocolate, from its history to its preparation and even potential health benefits! The event also included a tasting of different types of chocolate. The raffle grand prize winner was Mary Yang, the proud owner … Continue reading