The IntelliSyn Pharma Research Excellence Award (formerly the Boehringer Ingelheim Research Excellence Award) is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to medicinally relevant organic or biophysical chemistry while working in Canada.
CNC-IUPAC established a program of travel awards in 1982 to enable young scientists who are currently working at a Canadian institution to present their research at IUPAC-sponsored conferences outside of Canada. With the support of the CNC/IUPAC travel award, Dr. Newman will travel to Heidelberg, Germany to attend the 20th IUPAC International Symposium on Organometallic Chemistry Directed Towards Organic Synthesis (OMCOS).
The two young University of Ottawa researchers will join this illustrious group of emerging talents from around the world whose research spans the sciences, medicine, engineering, social sciences, arts and humanities. Learn more about the GYA.
Achieving Fellow status denotes to the wider community a high level of accomplishment as a professional chemist. Fellows are recognized for their outstanding contributions to the advancement of the chemical science, to the advancement of the chemical sciences as a profession, and/or have been distinguished in the management of a chemical sciences organization.
The Melanie O'Neill Young Investigator Award in Biological Chemistry is presented to a scientist residing in Canada who has made a distinguished contribution to biological chemistry while working in Canada. Read the full article.
Discovered by Emeritus professors Tony Durst (Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences) and John Arnason (Biology), plant extracts containing active ingredients will undergo a clinical study to test their effectiveness in treating anxiety disorders. Read the full article.