To acknowledge outstanding achievements in the field of Medicinal Chemistry, EFMC is conferring every two years three Awards on the occasion of the International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry. The 2018 Awards will be conferred on the occasion of the XXV EFMC "International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry" (EFMC-ISMC) to be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia on September 2-6, 2018.
All 3 awards consist of a diploma, € 7.500 and an invitation for a lecture by the Award recipient at the upcoming EFMC-ISMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry.
The EFMC-Awards include:
THE NAUTA AWARD FOR PHARMACOCHEMISTRY
For the advancement of Medicinal Chemistry and the development of international organizational structures in Medicinal Chemistry. The award will be given for outstanding achievements in the field of Medicinal Chemistry.
THE UCB-EHRLICH AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
To acknowledge and recognise outstanding research in the field of Medicinal Chemistry in its broadest sense by a young scientist. This Award has been established with the support of UCB Pharma.
THE PROUS INSTITUTE - OVERTON and MEYER AWARD FOR NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN DRUG DISCOVERY
To encourage innovation and investigation in technological development related to drug discovery, this Award established with the support of Prous Institute will be given for the discovery, evaluation or use of new technologies.
Nominations for these Awards consist of a nomination letter, a brief CV including a list of selected publications and two supporting letters. Self-nominations are also accepted. The nominations should be submitted to Dr Yves Auberson, President of the EFMC as of 2018, via the following link:
- Nomination for The Nauta Award for Pharmacochemistry
- Nomination for the UCB-Ehrlich Award for Excellence in Medicinal Chemistry
- Nomination The Prous Institute-Overton and Meyer Award for New Technologies in Drug Discovery
Deadline for submission: January 31, 2018
More information on http://www.efmc.info
David Spichiger, SCS