Dear Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu,
I am contacting you about the First Annual
(Collaborative Drug Discovery) CDD Community Meeting
hosted by the Gladstone Institute and QB3 at the UCSF,
Mission Bay Campus in San Francisco , California .
This free event is focused on helping academics do
drug discovery with a special initial emphasis on the
developing world disease research community.
This collaborative forum will be held on Monday, March
5th 2007 from 1:00-6:00 pm on the 1st Floor of the J.
David Gladstone Institute Auditorium. Feel free to
forward this to anyone you know who may be interested
in attending or presenting posters too. Here is the
If this is of interest to you (still accepting
attendees and posters), just register for free online
The collaborative community includes leading experts
on developing world infectious disease research from a
rapidly expanding list of top institutions including
Stanford, UCSF, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UW, SBRI, St. Jude
CRH, U. Penn, Cedar Sinai, Univ. of Cape Town, Univ.
of Sydney, and industry too. Two major themes of this
1)Public-Private-Partnerships for Global Health Issues
2)Open concepts for Collaborative Drug Discovery on
Infectious Disease Research
Here are the details of this free half-day event (feel
free to invite or forward to others):
Collaborative Drug Discovery
First Annual Community Meeting
Monday, March 5th 2007 1:00-6:00 pm; Auditorium: J.
David Gladstone Institute (1st Floor)
Hosted by Gladstone Institute and QB3 at the UCSF,
Mission Bay Campus
Confirmed Speakers and Events:
Symposium of leading experts
Dr. Christopher Lipinski, Pfizer, retired. (Keynote
Jim McKerrow, Professor, Dept. of Pathology, QB3
Matt Bogyo, Professor, Dept. of Pathology, Stanford
Andrej Sali, Professor, Dept of Biopharmaceutical
Sciences, QB3 - UCSF
Dr. Anang Shelat, St. Jude Childrens Research
Who should attend?
Scientists working in drug discovery
Researchers who have collaborations requiring complex
Students who want to learn more about the drug
Current CDD users who want to set the direction of
Anyone interested in new drugs for diseases of the
developing works and global health
Symposium Coffee/Snacks Demos Posters
Networking Wine Reception
Registration is free. Register online (for free) at
Let me know if you have any questions.
Rita Stanikunaite, PhD
Advisor for Scientific Program and Innovations
Collaborative Drug Discovery, Inc. (CDD, Inc.)
E-mail: rita from collaborativedrug.com
"Archive, Mine, Collaborate"