Learn more about each of the winners, gain insight into what inspires their research, and view the winning posters.

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The Scientific Organizing Committee of the ACS Publications Symposium: Biological and Medicinal Chemistry accepted 90 abstracts, which were presented during the symposium in Bonn, Germany from March 6-8, 2023.

Five poster winners and one fan favorite were selected based on their exceptional research. We caught up with each of the winners to learn about what inspires their work, their mentors, and important unsolved issues in their respective fields.

Get to know each of the winners and view their posters below.

Headshot of Zaida L. Almeida

Zaida L. Almeida, Winner

Chemistry Department and Coimbra Chemistry Centre-Institute of Molecular Sciences (CQC-IMS), University of Coimbra

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Smith B. Babiaka, Winner

Senior Lecturer
Georg Forster Alexander von Humboldt and Georg Forster-Bayer
Research Fellow
Natural Products Research | Hughes Research Group, University of Tübingen, Germany

Headshot of Alicia Fischle and her research colleagues

Alica Fischle, Winner

PhD Candidate
University of Münster
Institute of Food Chemistry

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Dr. Anna Junker, Winner

University of Münster, European Institute for Molecular Imaging

Headshot of Dr. Antoine Wallabregue

Dr. Antoine L. D. Wallabregue, Winner

Post-Doctoral Researcher Associate / Organic Stipendiary Lecturer, St Hugh’s College
EPSRC Programme Grant - redOX⇌KCL
University of Oxford

Headshot of Carolin S. Pikullik

Carolin S. Pikullik, Fan Favorite

Apothekerin, M. Sc. Drug Research
University of Bonn
Pharmaceutical Institute
Department of Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry

View all of the winners below:

Catherine Goodman, ACS Publications; Poster Winners: Anna Junker, Alica Fischle, Antoine L. D. Wallabregue, Smith B. Babiaka, Zaida L. Almeida, and Carolin S. Pikullik; Julio Serrano, ACS Publications; Millie Newman, ACS Publications

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