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Conference Schedule

If you are interested in participating in this conference, by either presenting a poster, or by being selected for a short talk, please register and get in touch with the conference secretariat.

The program of the conference is being assembled and will be fully available by August 2017:

                                                       Program Structure – 1st MMCS – 8 September 2017, Barcelona

Time

Sessions

Morning

 

 

 

 

 

8:00 – 8:45

Check-in

8:45 – 9:00

Introduction

9:00 – 9:45

Chair: Diego Muñoz-Torrero
Invited lecture 1: Kelly Chibale, Cell-based medicinal chemistry optimization of high-throughput screening hits towards orally active antimalarial and antituberculosis agents

9:45 – 10:30

Invited lecture 2: Maria Laura Bolognesi, Sustainable multi-target drugs for neglected tropical diseases caused by trypanosomatids: dream or reality?

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45

Chair: Kelly Chibale
Invited lecture 3: Diego Muñoz-Torrero, Design of potential antimalarial agents based on a homology model of Plasmodium falciparum
glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

11:45 – 12:00

Oral communication 1

12:00 – 12:15

Oral communication 2

12:15 – 12:30

Oral communication 3

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch & Poster Session

Afternoon

 

14:00 – 14:45

Chair: Kelly Chibale
Invited lecture 4: John M. Kelly, Highly sensitive bioluminescence imaging models for Chagas disease drug discovery

14:45 – 15:00

Oral communication 4

15:00 – 15:15

Oral communication 5

15:15 – 15:30

Oral communication 6

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 – 16:45

Chair: Diego Muñoz-Torrero
Invited lecture 5: Jean-Marie Pagès, Intracellular accumulation of drugs:
Molecular approach and imaging of the antibiotic translocation
across bacterial envelope

16:45 – 17:00

Oral communication 7

17:00 – 17:15

Oral communication 8

17:15 – 17:30

Oral communication 9

17:30 – 18:00

Closing remarks & Awards ceremony

Conference Speakers

Session 1 - Morning

Kelly Chibale - Cell-based medicinal chemistry optimization
Department of Chemistry and Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine - University of Cape Town, South Africa

Maria Laura Bolognesi - Sustainable multi-target drugs
Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology -Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy

Diego Muñoz-Torrero - Design of potential antimalarial agents
Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Food Sciences - University of Barcelona, Spain

Session 2 - Afternoon

John Kelly - Highly sensitive bioluminescence imaging models
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK

Jean-Marie Pagès - Intracellular accumulation of drugs
UMR MD1, Faculty of Pharmacy - Aix-Marseille University, France 

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