SENIORS/RETIREES/CONSULTANTS/ETC. BREAKFAST

DATE: Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

TIME: 9:30 AM

WHERE: Bristol Farms Cafe, Costa Verde Shopping Center
Genesee Avenue and Nobel Drive, University City
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Fifty-, Sixty- and Seventy-Year Member Recognition Luncheon

We are celebrating the 50-, 60-, and 70- year members of the San Diego Section of the American Chemical Society with a lunch at Tom Ham’s Lighthouse restaurant!

DATE: July 11th, 2019

TIME:
11:00 AM Social gathering
12:00 PM Lunch – sumptuous buffet of meat and meatless dishes
12:45 PM Introduction of 50-, 60-, 70-year members

WHERE: Tom Ham’s Lighthouse Restaurant, 2150 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego

RSVP: https://2019sdacsluncheon.eventbrite.com

22ND ANNUAL SAN DIEGO MEDCHEM SYMPOSIUM

Organized by Dr. Ben Pratt, Dr. Mark Tichenor, Dr. David Wallace – San Diego Section of the American Chemical Society Dr. Emmanuel Theodorakis – UCSD Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

DATE: Friday, July 19, 2019

WHERE: Hojel Hall, Institute of the Americas, UC San Diego
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SCHEDULE:

8:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast 
9:00 AM Opening Remarks: Emmanuel Theodorakis
9:05 AM Dr. Carlo Ballatore, University of California San Diego “Microtubule Stabilizing Small Molecules as Candidate Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Tauopathies”
9:50 AM Dr. Punit Seth, Ionis Pharmaceuticals “Targeted Delivery of Nucleic Acid Therapeutics”
10:35 AM Coffee Break
10:50 AM Dr. Scott Rychnovsy, University of California Irvine “Synthetic Approaches to Alkaloids and Terpenes”
11:35 AM Dr. Matt Marx, Mirati Therapeutics “The Discovery of MRTX1257, a Selective, Irreversible Inhibitor of KRAS G12C with Oral Antitumor Activity”
12:20 PM Lunch
1:20 PM Dr. Jeff Gustafson, San Diego State University “New Selectivity Filters to Obtain Selective Inhibitors of RET and Osimertinib Resistant EGFR Mutants”
2:05 PM Dr. Valentina Molteni, The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation “Non-steroidal FXR Agonists – Tropifexor and Nidufexor for Chronic Liver Disease”
2:50 PM Symposium Conclusion

To register please visit: http://chemistry.ucsd.edu/go/medchem follow the link to the registration page.
Register online by Friday, July 12, and food will be provided.

Family Picnic 2019 – Free Food & Fun for Families, Friends & Fido!

DATE: Sunday, June 30, 2019

TIME: 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM (food served from approx. noon to 3 PM)

WHERE: San Dieguito County Park, Solana Beach, at Lomas Santa Fe Drive and El Camino Real
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DIRECTIONS: Lomas Santa Fe exit off of I-5, one mile east to Highland Drive park entrance. Left onto Highland, immediate right into the park. Pay parking fee ($3.00/car, free for seniors). At booth, proceed to Area #3 Parking. Note: the San Diego County Fair will cause heavy traffic on I-5 near the Lomas Santa Fe exit. Please allow extra driving time!

WHO: Youngsters, seniors, in-betweensters, guys, gals, chemists, recovering chemists, guests and other friends of the ACS!

WHAT: BBQ, cold drinks, games and prizes for children of all ages. Please bring a homemade dessert to enter the Best Dessert Contest. Prizes will be awarded! If you bring a cold dessert, bring a cooler. Guests with special dietary needs should provide for them.

RSVP: As soon as possible but no later than Thursday, June 27th, by registering at https://sdacs2019picnic.eventbrite.com/.

Please tell us how many adults and how many children (with their ages) will be in your party, as well as total number of vegetarians.

Volunteers needed for morning setup!
Please contact James Caldwell to sign up:
tel. 815-262-9697 | email: jcaldwell@sandiegoacs.org