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Celebrating National Chemistry Week Events Organized by SCALACS / AIAA LA-LV

October 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm October 24, 2020 @ 4:00 pm PDT

Celebrating National Chemistry Week Events Organized by SCALACS / AIAA LA-LV

Starts: Oct 19, 2020 5:00 PM (PT)

Ends: Oct 24, 2020 5:00 PM (PT)

Volunteers are needed for all activities, please contact cgsonwane@gmail.com


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Celebrating National Chemistry Week Events Organized by Southern California ACS, Co-organized by AIAA Los Angeles Las Vegas
National Chemistry Week Events: (All Pacific Time)

1) Oct 19, 2020, Monday: 5-6 pm Talk
Dr. Ian S. Haworth, Associate Professor & Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacology & Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California
“Chemistry in Drug Design and Delivery: Use of Chemical Principles to Make Better Drugs”

2) Oct 20, 2020, Tuesday 5-6 pm Talk
Dr. Krishna Kallury, Ph.D.
“Ingredients for Life – Chemistry of Healthy Foods”

3) Oct 21, 2020, Wednesday 5-6 pm Talk
Dorothy Pan, resident physician at Keck Hospital and LA County Hospital with the USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, training to be a surgeon-scientist advancing therapies for and treating disorders of the ears, nose, and throat.
“Nanoparticle Drug Delivery: History and Future Developments”

4) Oct 22, 2020, Thursday 5-6 pm Talk
Professor G. K. Surya Prakash, Director of Loker Hydrocarbon Research, Institute and Chair of the Department of Chemistry at USC
“Long Term Sustainability through Carbon Dioxide Capture and Conversion: The Methanol Economy”

5) Oct 23, 2020, Friday 5-6 pm Talk
Brenda Eap, Ph.D. Student, USC
“Ketone bodies in aging”

6) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday 10 am -11 am Talk
Jessica Weber, Ph.D., JPL Postdoctoral Fellow (3227), Origins and Habitability Lab
“Mineral organic interactions and prebiotic chemistry”

7) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday 11 am -12 pm Panel Discussion
“Women for Chemistry and STEM career”
A) Jessica Weber (JPL)
B) Maggie Fox (PhD student at UCLA)
C) Dorothy Pan (Keck Hospital and LA County Hospital)
D) Khushbu Patel (Relativity Space)
E) Brenda Eap (USC)
F) Dr. Kristeen Pareja-Navarro (Tracy Lab)

8) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday 12-1 pm Panel Discussion
YP young professionals for Chemistry and STEM Career
A) Ryan Casey (Chaminade College Preparatory)
B) Dr. Ian S. Haworth (USC)
Volunteers needed

9) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday 1-2 pm STEM
Tyrone Jacobs Jr. (Northrop Grumman)
“Inspiring African American and Minorities to pursue STEM”

10) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday: 2-3 pm Talk
Daniella Duran
Honors Nanoscience and Chemistry Teacher- Valencia High School, Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Club Advisor, Teacher Facilitator/ PD provider- UCLA Nanoscience Program

STEM talk: Building partnerships, providing meaningful research experiences for students, and promoting diversity in STEM by leveraging technology and human resources

11) Oct 24, 2020, Saturday 3-4 pm Talk
Marty Waldman
BD & Intellectual Property Director / Space Systems Architect for Space Information Labs (SIL)
“How to leverage your life experience into starting a business”

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October 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm PDT
October 24, 2020 @ 4:00 pm PDT
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