Meeting Chair and Local Organizer:
Patrick M. Woster
Medical University of South Carolina

Meeting Chair and Scientific Program Coordinator:

Don Hertzog

Scientific Advisory Committee:
Robert DeVita (Mt. Sinai Icahn School of Medicine)
Amy Ripka (SAI Life Sciences)
David P. Rotella (Montclair State)
Katherine Seley-Radtke (UMBC)
Binghe Wang (Georgia State)
Wendy Young (Genentech)


Dear Colleagues: On behalf of the organizing and scientific committees, we invite you to participate in the National Medicinal Chemistry Symposium, to be held at the Charleston Marriott in beautiful Charleston, SC, USA. The meeting will be held from Sunday, May 18 to Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The Charleston Marriott, located on the banks of the Ashley River adjacent to Charleston Harbor, offers a recently remodeled conference center, and is convenient to the many attractions in Charleston. Conde Nast has named the city of Charleston the #1 tourist destination in America for 3 years in a row. NMCS 2014 is the 34th in the series initiated in 1948, and the meeting continues to be a centerpiece conference sponsored by the ACS Division of Medicinal Chemistry. The meeting is sponsored by the Medical University of South Carolina and GlaxoSmithKline. We look forward to welcoming you to Charleston, and to an outstanding conference.

NMCS 2014 will take place in the Charleston Marriott, located at 170 Lockwood Boulevard, Charleston, South Carolina 29403. The scientific program for the NMCS will feature sessions covering the latest advances in medicinal chemistry. Session topic areas include:

Targets Off the Beaten Path
Novel Chemistries and Keynote Presentation
Epigenetic Drug Discovery
Hall of Fame Symposium
Poster Session
Awards Symposium
Chemical Biology
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