Monthly Meetings
DECEMBER 2016 Monthly Meeting
A Medicinal Chemistry Symposium organizeed by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of NESACS
Thursday, December 8, 2016

Sanofi Genzyme

153 Second Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451

Northeastern Conference Room

3:00 pm Refreshments
3:15 pm Welcome: Raj Rajur, Med Chem Program Chair, Creagen, Woburn, MA
3:20 pm
Introductiory Remarks: Daniel Elbaum, Retrophin Inc., Cam- bridge, MA

3:30 pm
Erik Hett, Biogen, Cambridge, MA
Title: What is your MOA? Target Deconvolution of a Phenotypic Screen

4:15 pm
Andrew Fensome, Pfizer, Cambridge, MA
No picture available
Title: Inhibition of Autoimmune Pathways with Dual Inhibition of JAK1 and TYK2: Discovery of PF-06700841

5:00 pm
Maria Beconi, Retrophin, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Title: “Beyond Discovery—Identifying and Managing Liabilities”

6:00 pm Social Hour
6:45 pm
Dinner

7:45 pm
Keynote Presentation
Mark Munson, Sanofi, Waltham, MA
Title: Visualizing Aggregate Data to Support Decisions in Medicinal Chemistry
 
 

YOU MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO ATTEND THE SYMPOSIUM; THERE IS NO REGISTRATION FEE. DINNER RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED
NESACS Board Meeting: The Board Meeting will be held from 4:30 - 5:30 pm at Celtics Conference Room
 
For those would like to join us for dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday, December 1st using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the pay with credit or debit card option and follow the additional instructions on the page. Cost: Members, $30; Non-members, $35; Retirees, $20; Students, $10. Dinner reservations not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance will not be refunded.
If you wish, join us for this meeting and not eat dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday December 1st, using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the “Seminar Only” option. The fee is $1.
New members or those seeking additional information, contact the NESACS Administrative Coordinator, Anna Singer, at secretary@nesacs.org (preferred) or at (781) 272-1966 during regular business hours only.

DIRECTIONS:
From North or South 95/Rt 128 South
From North or South 95/Rt 128 South. Take Exit 27B/Winter Street. Follow signs for Second Avenue (stay in right lane).
Take a right after the Embassy Suites Hotel onto Second Avenue. Go past Costco on the right.
At Forum Pharmaceuticals take a right between the Forum garage and Forum offices.

(There is a sign directing you to Gen- zyme) Proceed about 100 feet. Genzyme will be on the right. Please enter through the main entrance (near stairs) and present yourself.


Download a brief abstract & bio of Dr. Hett


JANUARY 2017 Monthly Meeting
Thursday, January 12, 2017
The Broad Institute
Northeastern Conference Room
4:30 - 5:30 pm Board Meeting - Board Room, 1001M
5:30 - 6:30 pm Reception: Lobby, 415 Main St.
6:30-7:30 pm
Dinner: Yellowstone Room, 75 Ames building, Room 2001 (Attendees will need to be escorted to this room)

7:30-9:00 pm Seminar: Dr. Allison Campbell, 2017 President of the ACS, Presenter

YOU MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE TO ATTEND THE SYMPOSIUM; THERE IS NO REGISTRATION FEE. DINNER RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED
For those would like to join us for dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday, January 5th using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the pay with credit or debit card option and follow the additional instructions on the page. Cost: Members, $30; Non-members, $35; Retirees, $20; Students, $10. Dinner reservations not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance will not be refunded.
If you wish, join us for this meeting and not eat dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday January 5th, using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the “Seminar Only” option. The fee is $1.
New members or those seeking additional information, contact the NESACS Administrative Coordinator, Anna Singer, at secretary@nesacs.org (preferred) or at (781) 272-1966 during regular business hours only.

Parking:
Parking is available in the Yellow Garage behind the Broad Institute, access by either Ames St. or Galileo Galilei Way. The Broad is 2 blocks from the MIT/Kendall T Stop on the Red Line.

NESACS Web-Streaming of Meetings
 
The NESACS Board Of Publications is pleased to announce that live web streaming was piloted at the February 2016 NESACS Board Meeting and Monthly Meeting.

To join, go to http://www.videoserverssite.com/go/8350179/nesacsmeetings and click on “Guest”.
Enter your name to join the meeting.
Please note that you may have to update your Flash plug in (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer)
 
For Audio connection, dial 1-866-678-6823 and enter 3373604# as the passcode.
 
If connecting using your mobile device please download the “OnSync” app by Digital Samba.
After opening, click on Join Session and input http://www.videoserverssite.com/go/8350179/nesacsmeetings and follow the steps to join the meeting.
Please note that the above link will be used for all meetings in the future.
We hope members who are unable to attend these meetings will take advantage of this service and still be able to participate. This is the first time a service such as this is being offered by the NESACS. As such there will be glitches along the way and we would like to apologize for this in advance. As always we would love to hear from you and receive feedback so that we may fix any issues. Please email me at purohian@ verizon.net or call at 508 735 9693.
 
 

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Presentation from NESACS Southeastern MA Area Event at UMA Dartmouth on Oct. 3, 2013 (Jack Driscoll)
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