Meeting/Event Information

    Past Meetings

    Jennifer Walling, “Environmental Policy and Advocacy”

    March 17, 2017
    5:30 PM to 9:30 PM

    Benedictine University - Goodwin Hall of Business
    5700 College Rd
    Lisle, IL, IL 60532

    PUBLIC AFFAIRS LECTURE: Recent environmental policy passed by the state legislature and currently under consideration will be reviewed. The presentation will include best practices to communicate environmental messages and information to legislators. The

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    Prof. Richard B. Silverman (Northwestern U.): "Drug Discovery: Ingenuity or Serendipity?"

    February 17, 2017
    5:00 PM to 9:30 PM

    University of Illinois at Chicago, Mol. Biol. Res. Bldg.
    901 S. Marshfield Ave. (Formal address 900 S. Ashland)
    Chicago, IL 60607

    Drug discovery is a long, challenging process, which is more often than not unsuccessful. How do medicinal chemists discover new drugs? Why are they so expensive? This lecture will describe some approaches taken to discover drugs, including an example fro

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    Prof. John Rogers, "Materials for Biodegradable Electronics"; Joint with AIChE

    January 20, 2017
    5:30 PM to 9:30 PM

    Roosevelt University - Schaumburg
    1400 N Roosevelt Rd
    Schaumburg,, IL 60173

    Please join us for our annual get-together with the chemical engineers of Chicago's Section of AIChE. Our featured speaker is Prof. John A. Rogers. NEW: STREAMING LOCATIONS UIC, NORTH CENTRAL COLLEGE

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