V SYMPOSIUM ON DRUG DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT FOR NEGLECTED DISEASES

Drug Repositioning and Medicinal Chemistry

October 29-31, 2018

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences,University of Sao Paulo

Program

       Monday October 29, 2018

8:00 


8:50

 
9:00

 

 

 

10:00

 

 

 

11:00

 
11:30 

 

 

 

 

 

12:30

 

 

 

 

 

13:30

 

14:30 

15:30

16:30

17:00

Registration

Opening Ceremony

Opening lecture

Chair – Elizabeth Igne Ferreira
Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, USP, SP, Brasil
Lecture - Natural product chemistry and drug repositioning in the fight against visceral leishmaniasis
André Gustavo Tempone
Instituto Adolfo Lutz, SP, Brasil

Lecture - Repositioning of drugs and useful

strategy of medicinal chemistry
Eliezer J. L. Barreiro
Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, UFRJ, RJ, Brasil

Coffee Break

Chair –Jeanine Giarolla Vargas

Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, USP, SP, Brasil
Lecture - The importance of mode of action studies in drug discovery
Alan H. Fairlamb
CDDI, University of Dundee, Scotland

Lecture - Repurposing drugs for Neglected patients: the development of fexinidazole as a new drug for African Sleeping Sickness

Jadel Kratz, DNDi, Lead Optimization Latin America Coordinator at Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative, Rio de Janeiro

Lunch

Chair – Prof. Dr. Roberto Parise Filho

Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, USP, SP, Brasil

Lecture – Repurposing of human kinase inhibitor chemotypes as leads for multiple
protozoan parasites

Michael Pollastri
University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Lecture – Title to be announced

Alan Talevi
Medicinal Chemistry Department, Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Argentina

Coffee Break

Chair: Soraya da Silva Santos

Oral Presentations

      Tuesday October 30, 2018

Chair: Lidia Moreira Lima

Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, UFRJ, RJ, Brasil
Lecture – Integrated medicinal chemistry approaches to trypanosomatid disease drug discovery
Leonardo G. Ferreira

Laboratório de Química Medicinal e Computacional – IFSC, USP, SC, Brasil

Lecture – Novel repositioned drugs for the treatment of Chagas disease

Patricia Silva Romano
Universidad Nacional Cuyio, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas CONICET, Argentina

Coffee break

Lecture - The contributions of Mass Spectrometry to Health Sciences

Michael Murgu

Waters

 

Lecture – Tamoxifen repurposing for leishmaniasis

Cristiana T. Trinconi
Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, USP, SP, Brasil

Lunch


Chair: Jean Leandro Santos

Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, UNESP/Araraquara, SP, Brasil
Lecture – The role of exogenous cholesterol, drug repositioning and preclinical development of LQB-118
Eduardo Caio Torres-Santos

Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FioCruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil

Lecture – NFOH, example of repositioning and medicinal chemistry in Chagas disease

Elizabeth Igne Ferreira
Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, USP, SP, Brasil

 

Coffee Break - Poster session

9:00
 

 

10:00

 

11:00

 
11:30 

 

 

 

12:30

 

 

13:30

 

14:30 

15:30

16:30-

18:30

       Wednesday October 31, 2018

9:00

10:30

11:00

 
12:30 

 

 

 

Lectures - Industry

Radical Innovation at Aché Laboratórios: paving the way for drug discovery in the pharmaceutical industry in Brazil

Hatylas Azevedo (Aché)

Coffee break


Round Table


Closing session – Awards

General Coordination

Elizabeth Igne Ferreira

Organization Commitee

President

Jeanine Giarolla Vargas

Vice-President

Roberto Parise Filho

Local Organization Commitee

President

Soraya Silva Santos

Vice-President

João Vitor da Silva

CONTACT

US

aDDRESS

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Building 13

Av. Prof. Lineu Prestes, 580 - Butanta

São Paulo - SP

05508-000

 

Registration

Posters should be submitted to dncomittee@gmail.com

Click the button below to download the poster template for this symposium.