Evolving chemotherapeutics

Professor John Bremner

John Bremner was Professor of Organic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry, University of Wollongong from 1991-2007, and is currently an Emeritus Professor of the University. His research interests cover medicinal chemistry (particularly new anti-bacterial and anti-cancer agents), heterocyclic chemistry, and natural products. In 2001 he received the Adrien Albert Award of the RACI’s Division of Biomolecular Chemistry for his contributions to medicinal chemistry, and received the Halpern Medal (School of Chemistry, Wollongong) in 2008. He is a Fellow of The Royal Australian Chemical Institute (Distinguished Fellowship Award 2011) and a Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry.