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Section Medicinal Chemistry, Royal Netherlands Chemical Society (KNCV)

Section Medicinal Chemistry, Royal Netherlands Chemical Society (KNCV)

Mission

To promote scientific research and education in the area of Medicinal Chemistry. To bring together scientists in the field and to offer them a platform for discussion and exchange of ideas. To identify talent in the field. To organise meetings in the field.

Founded

28th August 1970

Members

272

Member profile

Trade & Industry: 20%
Research Institute: 10%
University: 40%
Other: 30%

Postal address

Prof. Dr. Iwan de Esch
VU University Amsterdam
Department of Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences
Medicinal Chemistry division
De Boelelaan 1108
1081 HZ Amsterdam The Netherlands

Phone number

+31 (0)20 598 78 41

E-mail

Website

Activities

Organisation of one Annual Scientific Meeting (1 day). Co-organisation of FIGON Dutch Medicine Days (1 day). Co-organisation of sessions at NWO-CHAINS Congress. Participation in KNCV, NWO, FIGON and EFMC platforms. Dutch Medicinal Chemistry Award every 2 years for the best Dutch Ph.D. thesis in the field. Yearly presentation and poster award for PhD students.

  • 50 years of Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology in the Netherlands
    (March 23-24, 2020), Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • FIGON Dutch Medicines Days
    (September 14-15, 2020), Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Medicinal Chemistry Session on CHAINS 2020 - The Dutch Chemistry Conference
    (December 2020), The Netherlands

Treasurer

Dr ALBADA Baude (Wageningen University & Research)

Member

Prof. Dr TIMMERMAN Henk (VU University Amsterdam )

President

Prof. DE ESCH Iwan (VU University Amsterdam)

EFMC-Delegate

Prof. DE ESCH Iwan (VU University Amsterdam)