Esin Akı-Yalçın

Ankara University, Turkey
Lecture Title: 
Design and Activity Mechanism Description of Anticancer Active Benzazoles against DNA Topoisomerase-II by using Molecular Modeling Techniques

Professor at the Pharmaceutical Chemistry Department of Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University
Background :
2018-2020 Elected President of Asian Federation of Medicinal Chemistry
2009-2012 Rector Consultant of Ankara University
2008-2009 Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University
2003-2006 Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences Division, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University
1999-2002 Chair of Pharmaceutical Chemistry Department Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University
1993 Professor Degree
Pharmaceutical Chemistry Dept., Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University.
1987 Assoc. Prof. Degree
Pharmaceutical Chemistry Dept., Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University.
1986 Assist. Prof. Degree
Pharmaceutical Chemistry Dept., Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University.
1983 Ph. D. Degree
Pharmaceutical Chemistry Dept., Faculty of Pharmacy, Ankara University.
Duties at International Organisations:
2004- : “International QSAR and Chemoinformatics” Member of Chairs’
Board
2004-2009 : “International QSAR and Chemoinformatics” Executive
Committee member
2006-2008 : “Asian Federation of Medicinal Chemistry “Executive Committee member, General Secretary
2004- : Establisher and President/Vice President of Computer Aided Drug Design and Development Society in Turkey
Chair of Organization Committee of International Meetings;
1. 15th European Symposium on Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships”, İstanbul, Turkey, 05-10 September 2004. Chair of Organisation Committee.
2. 6th AFMC Medicinal Chemistry Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 08-11 July 2007. Chair of Organisation Committee.
3. 5th International Symposium on Computational Methods in Toxicology and Pharmacology Integrating Internet Resources”, 04-08 July 2009, Istanbul, Turkey. Chair of Organisation Committee.
Chair of Organization of National Meetings;
1. Workshop on Computer Aided Drug Design & Development, 02-05 Feb 2007, Istanbul, Turkey. Chair of Organisation Committee.
2. Workshop on Computer Aided Drug Design & Development-Molecular Modelling, 26-29 June 2008Ankara, Turkey. Chair of Organisation Committee.
Awards:
1.International Scientific Partnership Foundation Medal “Badge of Honor"
2. International Scientific Partnership Foundation Honourable Diploma of ISPF.
3. “Asian Federation of Medicinal Chemistry” Lifetime Fellowship Diploma.
Research subjects:
Synthesis and chemotherapeutical activity studies of novel heterocyclic compounds. Computational Drug Design Methods; Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships, Molecular Modelling Techniques.
Publications:
She published around 100 articles and a book.
Patents:
She has an European patent as a anticancer drug candidate.