COVID-19 Impact on BSOBC

The BSOBC committee is currently monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic situation with regards to this year’s symposium. We hope to have a better idea of the feasibility of staging this event on the planned date in October by the summer and we will follow all local and national advice with regards to safety. We hope you and your family stay safe during this challenging time.


AstraZeneca, Merck, Amgen, Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, EMD Serono, Alkermes, Biogen, BMS, Sanofi, Novartis and Celgene are proud to present the Eighth Annual Boston Symposium on Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry, which will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at the Merck Research Laboratories Boston facility. This unique forum brings together Boston-area students and leading academic and industry scientists, and will provide an experience for attendees that includes:

  • Keynote presentation by a medicinal chemist from AstraZeneca.
  • Oral and poster presentations by students and professional scientists from world-class Boston area academic and industrial institutions.
  • Extensive networking opportunities for students, faculty, and industry scientists.

Please join us for this extraordinary opportunity to learn about state-of-the-art research in the fields of organic and bioorganic chemistry and to network with local peers from industry and academia. For questions about this event, click here to email us.

If your company would like to financially support BSOBC 2020 please click here to email us.