NIH Chemical-Biology Interface Training Grant Symposium 2023

Wednesday May 24th, 2023

Mayo Auditorium – Mayo Building

Please register for the symposium here

Featured Speakers

Erika Araujo, Arvinas

Gunda Georg, University of Minnesota

Matthew Jensen, Concordia St. Paul

Seth Ritter, Gingko Bioworks


Wednesday, May 24th 2023: Symposium Schedule

Times below are in CST.  

9:30-10:00 am

Coffee & Light Refreshments

10:00-10:10 am

Opening Remarks and Welcome

Andrew G. Alleyne

Dean of UMN College of Science and Engineering

10:10-10:50 am

Sean Ritter, PhD

Enzyme Services, Ginkgo Bioworks

11:00-11:40 am

Gunda Georg, PhD

Regents Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, UMN

11:40-12:30 pm

Graduate Student Flash Talks

12:30 -1:30 pm


1:30-2:10 pm

Matthew Jensen, PhD

Associate Professor of Chemistry, Concordia St. Paul

2:10-2:30 pm

Afternoon Intermission

2:30 -3:10 pm

Erika Araujo, PhD

Principal Research Investigator, Arvinas

3:10 - 3:20 pm

Closing Remarks: Mark Distefano, PhD

Distinguished McKnight University Professor, UMN

3:20 - 4:30 pm

Poster Session

Program Flyer

CBITG 2023 Symposium Flyer.pdf


American Chemical Society, Minnesota Local Section