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2015 Chatham Fellowship

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

The Garden Club of America’s Anne S. Chatham Fellowship in Medicinal Botany provides at least one grant award of $4,500 annually to support research related to medicinal plants.

Renew ASP membership

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

It is time to review and renew you membership in the American Society of Pharmacognosy, the premier society in North America devoted to natural products in all organisms. In addition to supporting the society’s activties, membership also entitles you to discounts on national meeting registration and subscriptions to the Journal of Natural Products, the world’s leading journal devoted to the discipline. Membership renewal is managed conveniently by our MemberClicks site (

David J. Slatkin Symposium Registration Now Open

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Register for the David J. Slatkin Symposium, 14-15 November, 2014.  Please use the link provided:

2014 David J. Slatkin Symposium – 14-15 November 2014

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Chicago State University, College of Pharmacy. Keynote Speaker: Barbara Timmermann, “Translational Application of Novel Withanolides for the Treatment of Advanced Cancers” and “Is Biodiversity Important for Drug Discovery”

Annual Norman R Farnsworth Lecture – 12 September 2014

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

The UIC College of Pharmacy and the UIC/NIH Center for Botanical Dietary Supplements Research present the
Keynote speaker: Michael S. Tempesta, Ph.D., President, NatProd Consulting Services

“From University Lab to Market, the Discovery and Development of SP-303 (Crofelemer/Fulyzaq), a Novel Polyphenol Isolated from Croton Iechleri”