Voting for the MedChemComm Emerging Investigator Lectureship is now open. This annual Lectureship recognises an emerging scientist who has made a significant contribution to medicinal chemistry or a related field in the early part of their independent career.
To make a nomination, please contact the MedChemComm Editorial Office with both the name and affiliation of the person you are nominating along with a brief description of why they should be considered. All members of the community are eligible to vote; however, nominated individuals must have published their work in MedChemComm in order to be eligible for entry. Nominees must also have completed their PhD on or after the 31st December 2002.
Closing date for Nominations is the 31st December 2012
The decision to award the Lectureship will be made by a panel of MedChemComm Editorial Board members. The receipient will receive a contribution towards speaking at a conference of their choice.
This year’s winner Dr Patrick Gunning, (University of Toronto, Canada) was presented with the Lectureship due to his prominent work into the investigation and manipulation of protein function. He will be presenting a lecture at an international conference in 2013.