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Division Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Royal Netherlands Chemical Society (KNCV-MCCB)

Division Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Royal Netherlands Chemical Society (KNCV-MCCB)

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.

  • A Joint Future for 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)