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Medicinal Chemistry Intensive Program

12 Mar 2012 - 16 Mar 2012 - La Jolla Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino del Oro, La Jolla, California 92037

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About the Program

Attendees will leave with an increased understanding of the key concepts in medicinal chemistry as related to drug discovery, a reduced barrier to creative contribution and discussion with biological collaborators, and an increased awareness of the meaning and relevance of biological data and the limitations of its interpretation.  Learn more >

Program Objectives

  • To teach the essential and diverse principles of medicinal chemistry and modern drug discovery to chemists and biologists.
  • To provide scientists the opportunity for career advancement in biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies.

Who Should Attend?

  • Graduate and post-doctoral chemists and biologists with 0-3 years of industry experience
  • Bachelors-level scientists with at least 2 years of industry experience and a basic knowledge of drug discovery.
  • Other industry professionals interested in expanding their knowledge of topics in medicinal chemistry and drug discovery.



  • March 12 – 16, 2012
    Monday* – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    (1/2 days on Wednesday & Friday)
    *There will be a cocktail reception on Monday, March 12 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm.


  • $1,645 (before February 1, 2012)
  • $1,745 (after February 1, 2012)
    (Fee includes continental breakfasts, lunches, reception, and all classroom materials.)

Application Instructions and Deadline

For more information:
Felicia Murray
(858) 534-9353
Course webpage >

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