Chemistry World Conference

Nov 16-18, 2020 | Rome, Italy

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Alexander Heifetz

Keynote Speaker for Chemistry World Conferences 2020
Alexander Heifetz
Evotec,United Kingdom


Alexander Heifetz (m) is a former Royal Society Industry Fellow and a Principal Scientist in the computational chemistry team at Evotec. In 2001 he obtained his PhD from the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel, under the supervision of former Israeli president and Foreign Member of the Royal Society Prof Ephraim Katzir and Dr Miriam Eisenstein. As a senior computational chemist Dr Heifetz has more than 17 years of experience in the drug discovery industry  and was involved in the discovery of 4 clinical drug candidates for the treatment of anxiety, major depressive disorder, pulmonary hypertension, and Alzheimer’s disease. He has more than 35 patents and more than 40 peer- reviewed publications in the areas of medicinal chemistry and molecular modelling. 

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