TUSP Well Represented at the American Chemical Society's 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo

March 31 - April 4, 2019:  Faculty and students from the Temple University School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Science actively participated in the American Chemical Society's (ACS) Annual Meeting & Expo in Orlando, Florida.
 
Ph.D. candidate Elizabeth Hewlett presented a poster, "Synthesis and evaluation of allosteric PARP1 inhibitors for the treatment of BRCA-deficient cancer." The effort was a collaboration among Elizabeth and her coauthors Min Ye and Dr. Wayne Childers from the Temple University School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Science, Dr. John Gordon from the Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research at Temple University School of Pharmacy, and Drs. Katherine Reed, Michael Siciliano, and Tomasz Skorski from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 
 
Dr. Magid Abou-Gharbia, Associate Dean for Research, Laura H. Carnell Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, and Director of the Moulder Center was nominated as one of four potential candidates to run for president of the ACS and gave two speeches to support his candidacy.
 
The Department's Exhibit Hall booth was active and provided numerous opportunities for meaningful connections with current and prospective students, partners, and advocates.
 
Faculty and visitors at the Temple University School of Pharmacy booth in the exhibition hall, Courtesy of Dr. Magid Abou-Gharbia