Final program

 


Sunday - November 27th

2 p.m.
Check-in (Hotel)

 
4 p.m.
6 p.m.

Registration

 
7 p.m.
Opening Ceremony


Eliezer J. Barreiro

  Chair of BrazMedChem 2016

Carlos Mauricio R Sant´Anna

     Vice-Chair of BrazMedChem 2016


Aldo José Gorgatti Zarbin

President of the Brazilian Chemical Society (BCS)

Rafael Guido

Director of Medicinal Chemistry Division of BCS

 
7:30 p.m.

Opening Conference

Chair: Eliezer J. Barreiro

(Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Science, art, and drug discovery: a personal perspective

Sir Simon Campbell

(Fomer Senior Director of Pfizer, Sandwich, UK)
 
8:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception

 

Monday - November 28th

8 a.m.
 10 a.m.

Short Course

Chair:
Paulo R. R. Costa

(Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Organic Synthesis and Drug Develpment

Professor Timothy John Brocksom

(Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil)

Geribá
Auditorium
10 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:15 a.m.
 11:15 a.m.
 

Plenary Lecture 1

Chair:
Arthur E. Kümmerle

(Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Medicinal Chemistry, Quo vadis? A personal view backwards on successful drug discoveries within the changing climate of pharmaceutical R&D.

Dr. Helmut Buschmann
(Research, Development & Consulting GmbH (RD&C), Austria)
Tartaruga
Auditorium


Plenary Lecture 2

Chair: Vítor Francisco Ferreira

(Fluminense Federal University, Brazil)

Activity-based probes and bioorthogonal chemistry: novel tools for chemical biology and drug discovery.

Professor Koen Augustyns

(University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Geribá
Auditorium
11:20 a.m.
 12:20 p.m.
 

Plenary Lecture 3

Chair:
Marco Edílson F. Lima

(Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Navigating the chemical Space of multitarget-directed ligands: from hybrids to fragments in alzheimer’s disease.

Professor Maria Laura Bolognesi

(University of Bologna, Italy)
Tartaruga
Auditorium

Plenary Lecture 4

Chair: Nubia Boechat

(Fiocruz - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Small molecule epigenetic modulators of gene expression for use in non-cancer diseases.

Professor Patrick M. Woster

(Medical University of South Carolina, USA)
Geribá
Auditorium
12:20 p.m.
2 p.m.
Lunch 
2:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m.
 

Thematic Session 1

Chair:
Sir Simon Campbell

(Former Senior Director of Pfizer, Sandwich, UK)

Innovative medicinal chemistry for neglected tropical diseases.

Speakers: Dr. Charles E. Mowbray

(Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), Switzerland)

Dr. Paul Willis

(Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV), Switzerland)

Professor Elizabeth Igne Ferreira

(University of São Paulo, Brazil)

Tartaruga
Auditorium

Thematic Session 2

Chair: Lídia M. Lima
(Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Impact of Medicinal Chemistry on Translational Medicine.

Speakers: Professor Bill Zuercher

(University of North Carolina, USA)

Professor Lars Zender

(University of Tüebingen, Germany)

Professor Stefan Laufer

(University of Tüebingen, Germany)

Geribá
Auditorium
4:20 p.m.
 5:20 p.m.
 

Plenary Lecture 5

Chair:
José Cavaleiro

(University of Aveiro, Portugal)

Exploring opportunities in the chemical space to develop a library of heterocycles.

Professor Flavio da Silva Emery

 (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Tartaruga
Auditorium

Plenary Lecture 6

Chair:
Glaucius Oliva

(University of São Paulo, Brazil)

Histamine H3 Receptor Antagonist – From bench to bedside and back to bench.

Professor Holger Stark

(Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, Germany)
Geribá
Auditorium
5:20 p.m.
Coffee Break 


5:40 p.m.
7 p.m.

Poster Session 1  

 Tuesday - November 29th 

8 a.m.
10 a.m.

Short Course

Organic Synthesis and Drug Development.

Professor Timothy John Brocksom

(Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil)
Geribá
Auditorium
10 a.m.