Welcome to the Chemistry Seminar page at SUNY College at Brockport.​

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry seminar program at Brockport is hosted within the context of Seminar I and II (CHM 400 and 401), two formal courses that are required of all chemistry and biochemistry majors. Our scheduling aims to include speakers from a wide variety of areas and disciplines from academia, industry, and career services. Visitors are welcome to attend!

Seminars are held on Thursdays at 11:00 am in Smith 114. Please join us at 10:50 am for light refreshments and pre-seminar discussion.

Please send any correspondence regarding programming to the seminar coordinator.

Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule

FEBRUARY 1, 2018

Dr. Anand Sridhar
St. John Fisher College, Wegmans School of Pharmacy

  • Structure-based design, synthesis, and evaluation of putative inhibitors of DXP synthase, an antibiotic drug target

FEBRUARY 8, 2018

Brandon Pratt, Biochemistry & Exercise Science majors, Biology minor

  • The Display of Single-Domain Antibodies on the Surfaces of Connectosomes Enables Gap Junction-Mediated Drug Delivery to Specific Cell Populations

Emily Brookmire, Biochemistry major

  • Pulmonary Administration of Functionalized Nanoparticles Significantly Reduces Beta-Amyloid in the Brain of an Alzheimer’s Disease Murine Model

FEBRUARY 15, 2018

Justin Galardi, Biochemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

Alexander Cerra, Chemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

FEBRUARY 22, 2018

Megan Bullard, Chemistry major, Education intent, Spanish minor

  • Talk title TBA

Miranda Shaine, Chemistry major, Forensic Science & Criminal Justice minors

  • Talk title TBA

MARCH 1, 2018

Ali Zahid, Biochemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

Samuel Cherwonick, Biochemistry and Computer Science (Adv. Computing) majors

  • Talk title TBA

MARCH 8, 2018

Molly Kiser, Biochemistry major, Mathematics minor

  • Talk title TBA

Samuel VanScoter, Biochemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

MARCH 22, 2018

Dr. Wenyi Feng
Upstate Medical University, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

  • Fragility Extraordinaire: Finding Breaks in the Human Genome

MARCH 29, 2018

Joel Campaign, Chemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

Cain Bowman, Chemistry major, Education intent,

  • Talk title TBA

APRIL 5, 2018

Megan Houle, Chemistry major

  • Talk title TBA

Elijah Jones, Chemistry major, Biology minor

  • Talk title TBA

APRIL 12, 2018

Hannah Wilson, Biology major

  • Talk title TBA

Samantha Klietz, Chemistry major

  • Talk title TBA