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Conference Organizers

Conference Organizers

Chair of the 3rd International Electronic Conference on Medicinal Chemistry

Dr. Jean Jacques Vanden Eynde
Former Head of the Department of Organic Chemistry, 
University of Mons-UMONS, 
Editor-in-chief of Pharmaceuticals


Scientific Advisory Committee

Dr. Alfredo Berzal-Herranz
Department of Molecular Biology, Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina“López-Neyra,
CSIC, PTS Granada, Av del conocimiento s/n, 18016 Granada, Spain
Website: http://www.ipb.csic.es/departamentos/aberzalh_ingles.html?depto=MolecularBiologyDepartment
Interests: structure-function of RNA; aptamers; antisense; ribozymes; viral RNA genomes; RNA as tool; therapeutic RNAs

Prof. Dr. Thierry Besson
Normandie Univ, Univ Rouen; INSA Rouen, CNRS, Laboratoire COBRA UMR6014 Bâtiment IRCOF, 1 rue Tesnière, F-76821 Mont Saint-Aignan Cedex, France
Website: http://www.lab-cobra.fr/
Interests: microwave-assisted chemistry; heterocycles; design of kinase inhibitors implied in neurodegenerative diseases and cancers

Dr. Christophe Dardonville
1. Instituto de Química Médica – CSIC, Madrid, Spain
2. Medicinal Chemistry Institute – Spanish Council for Scientific Research
Website: http://www.iqm.csic.es/en/the-institute-2/
Interests: medicinal chemistry; design and synthesis of antiparasitic agents for neglected tropical diseases (trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, malaria); cationic compounds; DNA binding study; pKa measurement

Dr. Maria Emília de Sousa
Laboratory of Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto, Rua de Jorge Viterbo Ferreira, 228 4050-313 Porto, Portugal
Website: https://sigarra.up.pt/ffup/funcionarios_geral.formview?p_codigo=373844 
Interests: medicinal chemistry; organic synthesis; heterocycles, P-glycoprotein; anticancer; anticoagulants; chiral drugs

Dr. Francois Dufrasne
Faculté de Pharmacie, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP 205/5, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
Website: http://www.ulb.ac.be/rech/inventaire/chercheurs/1/CH6451.html
Interests: medicinal chemistry; anticancer metal complexes; asymmetric synthesis

Dr. Annie Mayence
Associate Editor of Pharmaceuticals
Formerly professor at the Haute Ecole Provinciale de Hainaut-Condorcet, 7330 Saint-Ghislain, Belgium
Website: http://www.cilbiotech.be/jj  

Prof. Dr. Andrea Porcheddu
Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche e Geologiche, Cittadella Universitaria, SS 554, bivio per Sestu, 09042, Monserrato (CA), Italy
Website: http://people.unica.it/andreaporcheddu/
Interests: peptide synthesis; peptide nucleic acid; indole synthesis; amide synthesis; mechanochemical reaction; borrowing hydrogen; microwave; heterocycle synthesis; hydroxamic acids

Prof. Dr. Osvaldo A. Santos-Filho
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, IPPN, CCS, Bloco H - Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ - 21941-902, Brazil
Website: www.ippn.ufrj.br/english/index.html
Interests: molecular modeling; computer-aided drug design; bioinformatics; chemoinformatics

Dr. Guangshun Wang
Department of Pathology & Microbiology University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
Website: https://www.unmc.edu/pathology/faculty/bios/wang.html
Interests: Host defense antimicrobial peptides, Structural bioinformatics, Biomolecular NMR


Organizing Committee

Dr. Shu-Kun Lin, MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Dr. Franck Vazquez, MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Ms Changzhen Fu, MDPI AG Branch Office, Wuhan, China
Ms Flora Li, MDPI AG Branch Office, Wuhan, China