Group News

June 2021

Congratulations to several group members:

-Kenny Nguyen for successfully defending his candidacy exam!

-Will Clay for presenting on the Impact of Acyclic Amine Leaving Groups on Quinone Methide Precursors for Resurrection of Organophosphorus-aged Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) at the ACS Great Lakes Regional Meeting (GLRM)

-Christopher Codogni for presenting on the Synthesis of Novel Quinone Methide Precursors as Potential Resurrectors and Reactivators of Aged and Inhibited Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) at the ACS Great Lakes Regional Meeting (GLRM)

May 2021

Congratulations to several group members:

-Mayukh Majumder for joining us in a summer rotation to explore computational organometallic chemistry in collaboration with the RajanBabu group at OSU!

-Will Clay for successfully defending his candidacy exam!

-Job well done to first year students on completing orals!

March 2021

Congratulations to several group members:

-Congratulations to Joe Rodriguez for making news on the the c&en website for the ACS Bridge Program!

-Congratulations to former group member Ryan Hopf in getting a job at L’Oreal!

January 2021

Congratulations to several group members:

-Congratulations to Dr. Ola Nosseir for successfully defending her PhD thesis and presenting her work at the College of Pharmacy!

-Congratulations to Ben Clarke for presenting our group poster on the Resurrection of Organophosphorus-aged Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) by Quinone Methide Precursors at the Dual Degree Conference!

December 2020

The Hadad Group is very happy to welcome several new members to our group. Welcome to first years: Alex Lovins, Kevin Miller, and Adam Reed!

November 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Bill Coldren on beginning work in computational drug discovery for Arrakis Therapeutics in Boston, Massachusetts!

July 2020

Congratulations to several group members:

-Stacey Allen has successfully defended her masters thesis! She has also been featured as an example researcher for the ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot for in-vitro screening!

-Ryan Hopf has successfully defended his masters thesis and will be moving on to industry jobs in New Jersey!

May 2020

Congratulations to several group members:

-Joe Fernendez for successfully defending his candidacy exam!

-Benjamin Clark for successfully defending his candidacy exam!

-Job well done to first year students on completing orals!

February 2020

Rémy Lalisse attended the 60th Sanibel Conference in St. Simons Island, Georgia! Congratulations on winning the Best Graduate Student Award!

December 2019

The Hadad Group is very happy to welcome several new members to our group. Welcome to first years: William Clay, Anne Buck, Matthew Fitzsimmons, Amy He, Joe Rodriguez, and Kenny Nguyen!

November 2019

Congratulations to Nathan Ward for successfully defending his candidacy exam!

August 2019

Congratulations to several group members:

-Jeremy Lear, on successfully defending his Ph.D. and welcome to the group!

-Nathan Ward for successfully defending his master’s thesis!

-Leilani Lotti Diaz for successfully defending her master’s thesis and moving on to Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) in Columbus, Ohio!

-Undergraduate Kassandra Warnecke has graduated OSU and continuing her graduate career in chemistry at Purdue University!

December 2017

Congratulations to Remy Lalisse for successfully passing his candidacy exam!

May 2019

Job well done to first years for completing orals!

November 2018

Andrew’s review has been accepted into Chemistry: A European Journal. Congrats, Andrew!

September 2018

Graduate student Andrew Franjesevic will be presenting at the 13th International Meeting on Cholinesterases and the 7th International Conference on Paraxonases in the Czech Republic best of luck to Andrew have fun in Europe!

August 2018

Congratulations to all those who are leaving our group!

-Dr. Jojo Joseph received a full-time position at Urbana University.

-Dr. Bill Coldren successfully defended his PhD and is beginning Post-Doc work with Dr. Steffen Lindert.

-Undergraduate Sydney Sillart has completed a long a fruitful undergraduate career and will begin medical school at Wash U.

-Undergraduate Amor Niksic returns home to Wittenberg after a summer of research.

May 2018

Job well done to first years for completing orals!

December 2017

Graduate students Leilani Lotti Diaz, Joe Fernandez, Remy Lalisse, and Nate Ward join the lab. Welcome!

Congratulations to graduate student Ola Nosseir for successfully passing her candidacy exam!

May 2017

Congratulations to graduate students Ryan McKenney, Tom Corrigan, Benjamin Garrett, and Shane Polen for successfully defending their Ph.D. theses!

June 2015

Congratulations to Shane Polen for passing his candidacy exam!

June 2015

Congratulations to Jason Brown for winning 1st place in the 2015 OSC SUG Meeting Flash Talks contest!

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May 2015

Congratulations to Ben Garrett for passing his candidacy exam!

January 2015

Congratulations to Amneh Awad and Ryan McKenney for both passing their candidacy exams!

January 2015

The Hadad Group welcomes 1 new graduate student: Andrew Franjesevic.

December 2014

The Hadad Group is excited to move to new lab and office space in the newly built Chemical and Biochemical Engineering and Chemistry (CBEC) Building.

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