17th Annual Oxford International Conference on the Science of Botanicals
 • April 3rd - 6th, 2017
 • Oxford, Mississippi

Download the full agenda with speaker bios and abstracts here

Download the Poster Abstract booklet here

Day 3 (Wednesday, April 5th)

SESSION 7: “International Perspectives on Botanical Research” - OCC Auditorium

Moderator and Session Chair: Jinwoong Kim, Seoul National University
8:30 - 9:00
Weidong Zhang, Second Military Medical University, “Discovery and Chemical Biology Study of Novel Active Compounds from TCM”
9:00 - 9:30
Jungui Dai, Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, “Enzyme promiscuity and diversity-oriented structural innovation of natural products and drug discovery”
9:30 - 10:00
Allen Bensoussan, NICM, “Vascular dementia and multi-target therapy in Chinese herbal medicine”
10:00 - 10:30

SESSION 8a: “Future Initiatives on Dietary Supplements” - OCC Auditorium

Moderator and Session Chair: Frank Lampe, UNPA
10:30 - 11:00
Stefan Gafner, ABC, “Botanical Ingredient Adulteration – How Commonly Used Analytical Techniques can be fooled”
11:00 - 11:30
Larisa Pavlick, UNPA, “An industry perspective on botanical quality and compliance”
11:30 - 12:00
Stephen Daniells, William Reed Business Media, Inc., “Connecting science, industry and consumers: An editor’s view of the natural products industry”

SESSION 8b: “Natural products Research” - OCC Magnolia Room

Moderator and Session Chair: Babu Tekwani, University of Mississippi
10:30 - 11:00
Alexander Crawford, Université du Luxembourg “Fishing for drugs from nature: Zebrafish as a biodiscovery platform”
11:00 - 11:30
Mi-Jeong Ahn, Gyeongsang National University, “Anatomical characterization and chemical profiling of Korean folk medicines”
11:30 - 12:00
Clara Lau, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “The combined use of Herba Cistanches and statin – a possible solution for statin-induced myotoxicity”
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch - OCC Cedar Room Dining Hall

SESSION 9a: Town Hall Meeting - OCC Auditorium

1:00 - 2:00
Moderators: Rick Kingston & Dan Marsman

SESSION 9b: “Natural Product Technology Session” - OCC Magnolia Room

Moderator and Session Chair: Guido Pauli, University of Illinois at Chicago
1:00 - 1:20
John MacMillan, Center for High-Throughput Functional Annotation of Natural Products (HiFAN), “TBA”
1:20 - 1:40
Guido Pauli, Center for Natural Products Technologies (CENAPT), “IMPS and Data”
1:40 - 2:00
Jonathan Bisson, John McMillan, Guido Pauli, CENAPT & HiFSA, “Data Transparency and Sharing in NP Research”
2:00 - 3:00
Afternoon tour of NCNPR facilities or Medicinal Plant Garden


3 - 9pm: ICSB Picnic - OCC Lawn. Food, Fun, Music and Outdoor Games
Dinner served at 6pm