Shiying Shang Thesis Defense Party 2008

Shiying Shang successfully defended her thesis on diversity-oriented synthesis entitled “A Unified Synthetic Approach to Polyketides Having Both Skeletal and Stereochemical Diversity” on May 15, 2008. Our thanks to her committee members Profs. Anthony Sauve (chair), Sam Danishefsky, Neal Rosen, and Yueming Li.

Congratulations Dr. Shang!

Guodong Liu, Shiying Shang, Zhongping Tan, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Guodong Liu poses with our newest doctor and her husband, Dr. Zhongping Tan (Danishefsky Lab).

Shiying discusses defense, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Shiying discusses her defense with Jackie Wurst, Renato Bauer, Chris Stratton, and Guodong.

ZRC Groups, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

The ZRC21 crowd enjoys the reception.

Justin, Chris, Shelly, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Justin Cisar, Mike Bultje (Gin Lab), Chris DiBlasi, and Shelly Adams (Gin Lab) critique the food.

Shiying and Derek, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Shiying and Derek celebrate her successful defense.

MSKCC Convocation, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Derek and Shiying at the MSKCC Convocation on May 14, 2009

WMC Convocation, diversity oriented synthesis, rational drug design, and chemical biology research

Dr. Shang in full regalia at the Weill Cornell Commencement on June 2, 2009