The Swiss Chemical Society is proud to announce the winner of the 2021 SCS Industrial Award  in Chemistry. The Society honors

Dr. Cornelia Zumbrunn, Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd,

for her key contributions as a medicinal chemistry project leader in the challenging field of antibiotic drug discovery, including her contributions to several anti-bacterial research projects and the development of a significant number of chemical series into advanced compounds, some of which were ultimately selected as preclinical development candidates.

The award lecture takes place at the SCS Fall Meeting 2021 on September 10.


Céline Wittwer, SCS