We are pleased to announce that Jeremy Sanders will give the Cedric Hassall talk this year (2011). He will review some of the research discoveries of Dudley Williams, who sadly passed away in late 2010.
The Gregynog Natural Products Symposia were initiated by Professor Cedric Hassall FRS in 1967. He contributed significantly to the bioorganic area, including the area of peptide antibiotics and peptidomimetics, as well as to medical institutes in the UK. He was also was the first professor of Chemistry at the University of the West Indies, Mona (photos), and head from 1947-1957.