Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry

Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry

The organizers cordially invite you to participate in the

Annual Meeting on


Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry

March 16-19, 2014 in Tübingen


Scientific Committee

K.-H. Baringhaus, Frankfurt am Main
A. Buschauer, Regensburg
P. Gmeiner, Erlangen (Chairman of the DPhG division)
M. Kalesse, Hannover
S. Laufer, Tübingen
J. Mack, Biberach
C. Müller, Bonn
E. Ottow, Berlin (Chairman of the GDCh division)

Aim of the conference

The international symposium will focus on state-of-the-art technologies and novel approaches in the field of medicinal chemistry with session on Oncology-Personalized Therapy, Inflammation, Metabolic Diseases-Diabetes and Highlights in Technology & MedChem. The scientific program will include plenary lectures, short lectures, and poster presentations. Furthermore, oral communications of postdoctoral junior scientists will be considered. It is the goal of the organizers to make this meeting an event of scientific excellence, attractive to both industrial and academic scientists in Medicinal Chemistry and related fields of research.

Plenary Speaker and program

Program (pdf-download)

Lecture program

Karl-Heinz Altmann, Zurich/CH
Jürgen Bajorath, Bonn/DE
Peter R. Bernstein, Rose Valley/US
Rogier Buijsman, Oss/NL
Elisabeth Defossa, Frankfurt (Main)/DE
Horst Dollinger, Ingelheim/DE
Paul Feldman, Triangle Park/US
Simon H. Friedman, Kansas City/US
Hans-Ulrich Häring, Tübingen/DE
Andreas Kirschning, Hannover/DE
Evi Kostenis, Bonn/DE
Patrizio Mattei, Basel/CH
Stephen McMahon, London/GB
Hans-Georg Rammensee, Tübingen/DE
Daniel Rauh, Dortmund/DE
Conception Sanchez, Madrid/ES
Matthias Schwab, Stuttgart/DE
William Scott, Hanover/US
Michael Shultz, Cambridge/US
Andrea Sinz, Halle-Wittenberg/DE
Dieter Steinhilber, Frankfurt (Main)/DE
James Sutton, Emeryville/US
Roman Thomas, Cologne/DE

General Meetings

Monday, March 17, 2014

Campus Morgenstelle, N5

18.00  General Meeting of the GDCh Division on Medicinal Chemistry
(guests are welcome)

Mitgliederversammlung der GDCh-Fachgruppe Medizinische Chemie
(Gäste sind herzlich willkommen)


1. Bericht des Vorsitzenden der Fachgruppe
2. Veranstaltungen der Fachgruppe
-  Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry 2015 in Marburg
-  Summer School Medicinal Chemistry
3. Zusammenarbeit mit anderen nationalen und internationalen
-  Fachgruppe Pharmazeutische Chemie der DPhG
-  European Federation of Medicinal Chemistry
4. Preise (Innovationspreis in Medizinisch/Pharmazeutischer Chemie;
5. Verschiedenes

Monday, March 17, 2014

Campus Morgenstelle, N5

18.45  General Meeting of the DPhG Division of Pharmaceutical/Medicinal Chemistry
(guests are welcome)

Mitgliederversammlung der GDCh-Fachgruppe Medizinische Chemie
(Gäste sind herzlich willkommen)


1. Bericht des Vorsitzenden
2. Zukünftige Tagungen
3. Tagungsstipendien für Doktoranden
4. Innovationspreis Medizinische/Pharmazeutische Chemie
5. Zukunftspapier "Pharmazie 2020"
6. Verschiedenes


Registration is closed.

Please register online no later than February 10, 2014 (extended)

Registration fees*)

GDCh-member, DPhG-member, and member of
EuCheMS-member societies
€ 290,-
Member, unemployed or retired€ 170,-
Non-member   € 340,-
Student - GDCh-member, DPhG-member and member of
EuCheMS-member societies (valid student card required)
€  75,-
Student - Non-member (valid student card required)    € 100,-
GDCh Gold member (with over 50 years of GDCh membership) free of charge

*) The registration fees are not liable to value added tax (tax exemption additional § 4 Nr. 22a UStG.)

All tickets, ticket for public transportation and congress papers (incl. book of abstracts) will be handed to the participants upon check-in at the registration desk. Participants are requested to wear their congress badges at all times for identification and admittance to the conference rooms.

Upon online registration, payment by credit card, direct debit or bank transfer (free of bank commission) is possible. You will receive the invoice by regular mail.

Bank Details

Commerzbank AG Frankfurt am Main
Bank no.: 500 800 00
Account no.: 4 900 200 00
Code: 5200 18 / MedChem 2014



Participants from EU countries except Germany please use the IBAN (International Bank Account Number) and SWIFT-BIC (Bank Identifier Code) instead of the bank and account number:

Commerzbank AG Frankfurt am Main
Frankenallee 71-81
60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
IBAN: DE85 5008 0000 0490 0200 00
Code 5200 18 / MedChem 2014

If fees are paid in advance, but after March 3, 2014, we kindly ask participants to show proof of payment when claiming their tickets and congress papers at the registration desk.
Onsite payment only by electronic cash or credit card (Amex, Mastercard, Visa).


Written cancellations received on or before February 17, 2013, will be refunded less a 25,- administration fee.
After that date the full amount of the invoice has to be paid. Requests for refund will not be accepted; however, registration may be transferred to another member of your organisation.  In this case, please send a note to GDCh, Congress Team.

If the conference is cancelled for whatever reason, fees paid will be refunded. Further recourse is excluded.



The GDCh Division of Medical Chemistry offers a limited number of scholarships to student Division members in education presenting a scientific contribution (main author of an oral contribution or poster). Please send your application until January 31, 2014, latest to the GDCh, Ulrike Bechler,

The form is to be found at:

Social Program

Sunday, March 16, 2014, 19.30 hrs

In the "Neue Aula"
72074 Tübingen 
(free of charge, booking required)

Monday, March 17, 2014, 20.00 hrs

Castle Hohentübingen
Guided tour "Tübingen and the DNA"

Meeting point: Conference Office, Campus Morgenstelle
19.30 hrs for bus transfer, tour starts at 20.00 hrs
Price per person: € 10,-

Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 20.00 hrs

Congress Dinner
Restaurant "Museum"
Wilhelmstr. 3
72075 Tübingen
Note: all participants of the meeting are invited to attend the dinner.
(free of charge, booking required, drinks included)


The Tourist and Ticket Center Tübingen will gladly assist in booking accommodation in all categories. Please apply no later than date February 1, 2014.

Online reservation

Kongress - und Tagungsservice
Bürger- und Verkehrsverein Tübingen
- Tourist & Ticket Center –
Mr. Marco Schubert
An der Neckarbrücke 1
72072 Tübingen

Phone: +49 7071 9136-14
Fax: +49 7071 350-70

The customers will be held accountable for non-occupancy of reserved rooms.




University of Tübingen

March 16, 2014
"Neue Aula"
72074 Tübingen

March 17-19, 2014
Faculty of Science
Campus Morgenstelle, Lecture Hall N5
Auf der Morgenstelle 8
72076 Tübingen, Germany

Travel Information




Welcome to Tübingen.

Please find out more.

© Universität Tübingen

Useful Information

Coffee Breaks

Coffee, tea and softdrinks will be provided for free during the breaks.


Lunch can be taken at the University Mensa,
Campus Morgenstelle (cash payment only).

Copyright Permission

Photos made on GDCh conferences are used exclusively by GDCh for documentation, news coverage and advertisement.



Information about the Scientific Programmme

Prof. Dr. Stefan Laufer
University of Tübingen
Department of Pharmacy
Auf der Morgenstelle 8
72076 Tübingen, Germany

Phone: +49 7071 29-78788
Fax: +49 7071 29-5037



Information about the Organisation

Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker e.V.
(German Chemical Society)
Congress Team / MedChem 2014
P.O. Box 90 04 40
60444 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Varrentrappstr. 40-42
60486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Phone: +49 69 7917-366 (Claudia Birkner)


Information about the German Pharmaceutical Society

German Pharmaceutical Society (DPhG)
(Deutsche Pharmazeutische Gesellschaft e.V.)
Hamburger Allee 26-28
60486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Phone: +49 69 7191596-0
Fax: +49 69 7191596-29

Opening hours of the conference office:

Foyer “Neue Aula”, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz, 72074 Tübingen
Sunday, March 16, 2014: 16.00 – 18.30 hrs

Foyer of the Lecture Hall, Campus Morgenstelle, 72074 Tübingen
Monday, March 17, 2014: 8.00 – 17.00 hrs
Tuesday, March 18, 2014: 8.00 – 16.30 hrs
Wednesday, March 19, 2014: 8.00 – 12.00 hrs





Claudia Birkner
Tel.: +49 69 7917-366









Mit der Bahn ab € 99,- zu
Veranstaltungen der GDCh


Link to the division

zuletzt geändert am: 19.02.2015 - 11:40 Uhr von C.Birkner