On site registration will be available Friday evening and Saturday morn.

Abstract Submission is Closed

All submissions for poster presentation have been accepted.

Authors of oral presentations have been contacted.

Final Program

is now available


The 17th annual Quebec Ontario Minisymposium in Synthetic and Bioorganic Chemistry will be hosted by the Department of Chemistry at The University of Western Ontario from November 3rd - 5th, 2006.

Plenary Speakers

This year's plenary speakers are, in alphabetical order:


Dr. Phil S. Baran

Department of Chemistry

The Scripps Research Institute

"The Catalytic Cycle of Discovery in Total Synthesis" 


Dr. Thomas R. Hoye

Department of Chemistry

The University of Minnesota

"The Sea Lamprey Migratory Pheromone Story: a 400 Million Year Old Saga"


Dr. Robert D. Larsen
Amgen Inc.
Thousand Oaks, CA

Synthesis and Development of VR1 Antagonist AMG 517"


Important Dates

October 30thDeadline for online registration and banquet
November 3th - 5thQOMSBOC2006 at Western

Registration and Parking - Friday, Nov. 3

On-site registration will take place in the foyer of The Wave located in University Community Center (UCC) from 6-8 pm.


We are pleased to acknowledge the generous support of the following organizations:

Tranzyme Pharma

Merck Frosst


Bereskin & Parr Management


The University of Western Ontario

Department of Chemistry

Faculty of Science

VP Research

Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim Canada



DIMA Glass
Torcan Chemical Ltd.