Biodiversity and medicines events

Symposium on Drugs from Natural Sources at PharmaSci 2014

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Poppy field
‘Drugs from natural sources’ will be one of the foci of this year’s PharmaSci conference organised by the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The APS PharmSci 2014 Conference will take place from 8th - 10th September 2014 and will be hosted by the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield.

14th International Congress of the Society for Ethnopharmacology

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

drimys andina
In the last years metabolomic research of herbal medical products has been at the centre of Prof Michael Heinrich’s research. This has resulted in a better understanding of how value chains impact on the quality of herbal medicines and this research will be highlighted in his forthcoming plenary lecture.

Third Frank Fish Memorial Lecture

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Verena Dirsch
Developing new medicines derived from natural sources remains a key opportunity within pharmacy. On October 16th, Prof Verena Dirsch, a leading researcher in molecular pharmacognosy from the University of Vienna will give exciting insights into such strategies in a lecture entitled: Bioactives from Natural Sources – new opportunities using approaches from molecular biology

Biodiversity and Medicines Symposium

Start: Jun 6, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 30, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Biodiversity and medicines
Registration is now open for a one day symposium on Thursday 26th June 2014 at the School of Pharmacy, organised by the Biodiversity and Medicines cluster. The programme for our symposium, entitled ‘Biodiversity and Medicines' focuses on three themes which hold considerable potential for developing them in the context of the UCL Grand Challenge of Global Health: