As part of Carleton University’s Science Café series, Professor Emeritus John ApSimon of the Department of Chemistry will present A Retrospective Look at the Power of Natural Products: 50 Years of Chemical Dabbling and Some Stories.

When: Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Sunnyside Branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 1049 Bank Street, Ottawa
Info: This event is free and open to the public.

Media are invited to attend the event.

For several decades, ApSimon has been involved in the chemistry of natural products – from forest and plant products and marine chemistry to fungal compounds.

In this lecture, ApSimon will discuss how his experiences endured through the years and remain useful in this field of research.

About Science Café

The Science Café series is organized by the Faculty of Science at Carleton to discuss relevant issues facing our society and how science can help solve real-world problems. Meet some of Carleton’s award-winning faculty members and graduate students as they share their excitement about science with the community. For more information, visit:

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