Glória Serra

Full Professor at Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab, Organic Chemistry Department, Universidad de la República (UdelaR). Head of Department of Organic chemistry since 2021.Her research focuses on the development of bioactive compounds for neglected tropical diseases and malaria, anti SARS-CoV2 agents and herbicides with activity against cyanobacteria. During the last ten years, her research also focused on the development and applications of synthetic strategies to obtain peptides and cyclopeptides. She was elected Director of PEDECIBA-Chemistry (2015-2018), Academic Coordinator (School of Chemistry, UdelaR) of AUGM (2001-2021) and guest editor of special collection “Organic and Supramolecular Chemistry in Latin America” of EurJOC journal.

Come have a lunch with us and meet two ACS editors in another edition of ACS on Campus: Lori Ferrins – Topic Editor, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry; and Carolina Horta – Associate Editor, ACS Omega. The event will be part of 11th BrazMedChem and 9th BCNP programs. We will discuss valuable tips on how to prepare your manuscript in an efffective way as well as what our editors expect about an impactful paper. In addition, we will talk about Open Access and its impact on the visibility and democratization of scientific knowledge. The ACS on Campus will be held on Oct 25 at 12 PM (local time). All attendees will recieve a lunch box and a certificate. Register here: #ACSonCampus