R. Bryan Miller Symposium (Day 1)

Event Date

UC Davis Conference Center

Register Online: https://ces.ucdavis.edu/confreg/reg/index.cfm?confid=1029

"Chemistry and Biology of Pain"

1:00 PM
Opening Remarks

Sheila David, Professor of Chemistry and Chair, Miller Symposium Committee

1:15 PM
Jon Sack, UC Davis

"Engineering Tarantula Toxins to Image Ion Channel Conformation Change"
Jon Sack

2:00 PM
Jian Payandeh, Genentech Inc.

"Targeting Nav1.7 for Pain: Lessons from Toxins & Small Molecules"
Jian Payandeh

2:45 PM
Nurulain Zaveri, Astraea Therapeutics
"Treating Pain in the Opioid Crisis with Noviceptin Opioid Receptor Agonists: Next Generation Non-Addicting Analgesics and Substance Abuse Pharmacotherapy"
Narulain Zaveri

3:30 PM

4:00 PM
Justin DuBois, Stanford (Plenary Speaker)
"Using Chemistry to Study Sodium Channel Structure and Function"
Justin Du Bois

5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
ACS Poster Session and Opening Reception