Drug Discovery India

After the highly successful and informative conference Drug Discovery India 2013, this will be the 2nd Annual International Conference and Exhibition focusing on Open Source Drug Discovery (OSDD), Medicinal Chemistry, Natural Products Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Molecular Modeling, Novel Approaches, Techniques and Technologies for Drug Design and Discovery. Use of Interdisciplinary Approaches for optimizing the discovery and development of new molecular entities, collaborative research amongst interdisciplinary academic/research centers, government agencies and pharmaceutical industry will also be on agenda.

Agenda Topics:
- Advanced Techniques for accelerated Drug Discovery
- Chemical Biology Research for Drug Design and Discovery
- Computation & Informatics based Drug Discovery
- Natural Products and Phytochemical Screening
- Open Source and Collaborative Drug Discovery Research
- Synthesis and Screening of Medicinal Compounds

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Conference Chair:

Dr. Rathnam Chuguturu
Founder & CEO, iDDPartners

Keynote Speakers:

Asit Chakraborti
Professor and Head, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research

Jyoti Chattopadhyaya
Professor, Uppsala University

Kattesh Katti
Director, University of Missouri

G Narahari Sastry
Scientist and Head, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology

Ashok Vaidya
Research Director, Kasturba Health Society

Other Speakers include:

- Harish Pant, Senior Investigator, National Institute of Health
- John Watson, Director, Promega
- Umesh Desai, Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University
- Kal Ramnarayan, President and Chief Scientific Officer, Sapient Discovery LLC
- Dipak Ramji, Reader, Cardiff University
- Maria Costi, Professor, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
- Krishna Kota, Scientist, PerkinElmer
- Bhushan Patwardhan, Professor, Institute of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine
- Mariam Degani, Professor, Institute of Chemical Technology
- Namakkal Ramesh, Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
- Mayur Yergeri, Professor & Prinicipal, Dr Bhanuben Nanavati College of Pharmacy
- Akkattu Biju, Senior Scientist, National Chemical Laboratory
- N Shankaraiah, Assistant Professor, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research
- Stefan Krauss, NCS Director, University of Oslo
- Muthukumarasamy Karthikeyan, Principal Scientist, National Chemical Laboratory
- Ajith Kamath, Head, Pfizer Inc
- Sreesha Srinivasa, Senior Director & Head, Piramal Enterprises Limited
- Prabhat Arya, Head, Dr. Reddy's Institute of Life Sciences
- Amit Banerjee, Professor, Wayne State University
- Subadra Dravida, Founder CEO, Tran-Scell Biologics Pvt. Ltd.
- Arvind Chopra, Director and Chief Rheumatologist, Center for Rheumatic Diseases
- Lal Hingorani, Director, Pharmanza Herbal Pvt Ltd
- Vijay Masand, Assistant Professor, Vidya Bharti College
- Giancarlo Basile, Editor in Chief, Current Research in Drug Discovery
- Raphael Rahmani, Research Fellow, Monash University

11 Sep - 12 Sep 2014

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