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Abstract Deadline Extended

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

The deadline for submission of abstracts for the Annual Meeting has been extended to April 28, 2014.  Abstract submission and meeting details are available at

Natural Products. A Celebration and a Resurrection with Reverse Pharmacology

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Natural Products Conference, Hilton Chicago Indian Lakes Resort, 10-14-July 2014

Speakers:  David Kingston, Mukund Chorghade, William Gerwick, Jon Clardy, Ashok Vaidya, Sidney Hecht, David Sherman, Robert H. Grubbs, Makarand Gore, Colin Suckling, Rajashree Kashalkar, Shugeng Cao, Dulcie Mulholland.

Second Annual Norman R. Farnsworth Lectureship in Pharmacognosy

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
[Postponed] Second Annual Norman R. Farnsworth Lectureship in Pharmacognosy
Koji Nakanishi, PhD
“Bio-Organic Study on Ginkgolides”
Friday, March 21, 2014
3:30-4:30 pm (lecture), Room 134-1
4:30-5:30 pm (reception), Room 2 North
UIC College of Pharmacy
833 South Wood Street
Chicago, IL 60612
RSVP by March 18 to Deb Fox, 312.996.0160,

ASP Newsletter Back Issues

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

An archive of the older ASP Newsletters (v1n1 – v 41n2)  is maintained at Lloyd Library.  A link to these is on the ASP Newsletter Archive page,

Center for Advancing Natural Products Innovation and Technology (U41) grant opportunity

Friday, January 24th, 2014

NCCAM will hold a pre-application teleconference on Monday, January 27, 2014 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm (EST) to discuss a exciting new Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), entitled “Center for Advancing Natural Products Innovation and Technology” (U41).  For additional information about this FOA, please click on the following link: RFA-AT-14-006 (  Interested participants should contact Anita McRae-Williams at to RSVP by or before 12:00 noon on 1/27/14, and they will be provided the telephone number and access code for this event.