Special Seminars

Time, Date, and Location will vary. Check the individual notices posted in the hallways or your e-mail box for confirmation of times and locations/zoom details.    

Fall 2021 Schedule

All seminar presentations will be hosted via zoom.  Check the individual notices posted in the hallways or your e-mail box for confirmation of times and zoom details.

Date Seminar Series/Event Talk Speaker institute Host

August 25

12:30-1:20 p.m. 

Graduate Student Professional Development

Abbvie, Inc.: Abbvie Chemistry Department Overview

Process Develoment for Glecaprevie

Augustine Osuma and Dr. Tonia Ahmed Abbvie, Inc. OGS

October 13

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development

Chemistry Careers at Pfizer

Dr. Anne-Marie Schmitt et al Pfizer OGS

 

Spring 2021 Schedule

All seminar presentations will be hosted via zoom.  Check the individual notices posted in the hallways or your e-mail box for confirmation of times and zoom details.  

Date Seminar Series/Event Talk Speaker Institute Host

April 14

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development Lubrizol: Move Cleaner. Create Smarter. Live Better. Dr. Zachary Palchak and Dr. Daniel Knapton Lubrizol OGS
 

Fall 2020 Schedule

 
Date Series/Event Talk Speaker Institute Host

Sept 16

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development Introduction to Chemistry at AbbVie, Part 2: Discovery of Venetoclax Dr. Christopher Marvin and Augustine Osuma AbbVie OGS

Sept 30

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development  Innovative Synthesis in Drug Discovery Dr. Anne-Marie Schmitt and David Clive Blakemore Pfizer CGSC/OGS

Oct 21

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development  Career Opportunities and Current Trends in Forensic Sciences Dr. Howard Pentes Louisiana State Crime Lab CGSC/OGS

Nov 18

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Graduate Student Professional Development 

From the Lab Bench to the Bar: Career Trajectory of a Patent Attorney

TBA

Dr. Brandon Chan (Associate Attorney)

Dr. Phillip Chambers (Patent Engineer)

Duane Morris LLP

OshaLiang LLP

OGS

December 1, 2020

Guest Lecture Chem7292 Theory of Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (DNP) in Solids Dr. Frederic Mentink-Vigier National MagLab Dr. Tuo Wang

December 3, 2020

Guest Lecture Chem7292 Fundamentals of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Dr. Chandra Schekar   Dr. Tuo Wang

 

Spring 2020 Schedule

Date Talk Speaker Institute Host

Feb 14 

2:00-3:15p.m.

210 Choppin

"Talk 1" Rational, structure-based design of mRNA therapeutics

"Talk 2" Landing an Industry Job

Dr. Michelle Lynn Hall Principal Scientist, Moderna-Cambridge, MA Dr. Revati Kumar 

 

For inquiries regarding the Special Seminars, please contact, tgivens@lsu.edu