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Call for nominations - 2017 Edward W. Morley Award

November Meeting Notice
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

1948 W. 25th St., Cleveland, OH

4:30 – 5:30  Executive Committee Meeting
5:30-7:00    Networking, social and dinner
7:00            Presentation

Profiling the biochemical pathology of CNS disease with
mass spectrometry-based metabolomics

Dr. Leah Shriver, University of Akron

Global metabolomics identifies systemic changes in cellular biochemistry by determining alterations in small molecule metabolites with liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry. Metabolite profiling, a complement to genomics and proteomics, has the potential uncover new therapeutic targets and biomarkers to facilitate the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
This talk will focus on our work elucidating functional roles for changes in lipid metabolism, energy generation, and the one-carbon cycle that occur in neurodegenerative diseases.

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED:Please RSVP to Dr. Lisa Ponton ( with the names and number of people in your party by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 11th. An RSVP is not required, but requested to better estimate the number of attendees. Attendees will receive a $5 coupon to be used toward food and drink for this event. There is no cost to attend this event.

Attendees will be able to purchase food and drink from the Speakeasy’s special events menu, which includes sharable plates, such as a cheese board, charcuterie board, and Pomme Frites, in addition to many pizza options.

2016 Morley Award winner is Claudia Turro of OSU
click here for more details

2016 Heller Award winner is Anne Lavelle
of St. Edward H.S.
click here for more details


Important Update from the Cleveland Section

With support from an ACS grant we have begun a strategic planning exercise. Please click here for an article detailing the strategic planning retreat held Oct. 10-11, 2015




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December Social: Monsters Game!
If you are interested in joining the CLE-ACS for our December social gathering at a Lake Erie Monsters game, please return the ticket order form to Lisa Ponton ( with payment no later than Monday November 28th. Ticket order forms will also be available and collected at our November meeting on Wednesday 11/16 at the Speakeasy.

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