Symposia

American Peptide Symposia

The American Peptide Society hosts a biennial meeting to discuss recent advances in peptide science, including the synthesis, structure, function, and application of this class of molecules as probes, therapeutics, and biomaterials, to name a few. Symposia locations are chosen by the chairs of each meeting with the intent of providing a venue that fosters scientific interactions amongst participants.

Outstanding lectures and posters are accented by vendor exhibits that showcase the latest in peptide technology. Symposia are graciously supported by our industrial partners who are integral to the success of each meeting. Meeting participants are invited to publish in the Symposium Proceedings, which are shown below along with the location and names of the Chair/s whose hard work is acknowledged and lauded.

2019 Proceedings Cover
2019
Catch the Wave of Peptide Science
Portola Hotel & Monterey Conference Center
Monterey, CA
Chairs
Paramjit Arora,
New York University
Anna Mapp,
University of Michigan
2015 Proceedings Cover
2015
Enabling Peptide Research from Basic Science to Drug Discovery
Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
Orlando, FL
Chairs
Ved Srivastava,
GlaxoSmithKline
Andrei Yudin,
University of Toronto
2011 Proceedings Cover
2011
Building Bridges
Sheraton San Diego
San Diego, CA
Chairs
Philip Dawson,
The Scripps Research Institute
Joel Schneider,
National Cancer Institute
2007 Proceedings Cover
2007
Peptides for Youth
Palais des Congres
Montreal, Canada
Chairs
William D. Lubell,
University of Montreal
Emanuel H.F. Escher,
University of Sherbrooke
2003 Proceedings Cover
2003
Peptide Revolution - Genomics, Proteomics, & Therapeutics
Marriot Copley Place
Boston, MA
Chairs
Michael Corev,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medicla Center
Tomi K. Sawyer,
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals
1999 Proceedings Cover
1999
Peptides for the New Millenium
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN
Chairs
George Barany,
University of Minnesota at Minneapolis
Gregg B. Fields,
Florida Atlantic University
1995 Proceedings Cover
1995
Chemistry, Structure, and Biology
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
Chair
Pravin T.P. Kaumaya,
The Ohio State University
1991 Proceedings Cover
1991
Chemistry and Biology
Massacusettsa Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Chair
John A. Smith,
Massachusetts General Hospital
1987 Proceedings Cover
1987
Chemistry and Biology
Washinton University
St. Louis, MO
Chair
Garland R. Marshall,
Washington University
1983 Proceedings Cover
1983
Structure and Function
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Chair
Victor J. Hruby,
University of Arizona
1979 Proceedings Cover
1979
Structure and Biological Function
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Chair
Erhard Gross,
National Institues of Health
1975 Proceedings Cover
1975
Chemistry - Structure - Biology
The Rockefeller University & Barbizon Plaza
New York, NY
Chair
Roderich Walter,
University of Illinois
1970 Proceedings Cover
1970
Progress in Peptide Research
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH
Chair
F. Merlin Bumpus,
Cleveland Clinic
2017 Proceedings Cover
2017
New Heights in Peptide Research
Whistler Conference Center
Whistler, Canada
Chairs
Jonathan Lai,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
John Vederas,
University of Alberta
2013 Proceedings Cover
2013
Peptides Across the Pacific
Hilton Waikoloa Village
Waikoloa, HI
Chairs
David Lawrence,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Marcey Waters,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2009 Proceedings Cover
2009
Breaking Away
Indiana University
Bloominton, IN
Chairs
Richard DiMarchi,
Indiana University
Hank Mosberg,
University of Michigan
2005 Proceedings Cover
2005
Understanding Biology Using Peptides
Town and Country Resort Hotel
San Diego, CA
Chairs
Jeffrey W. Kelly,
The Scripps Research Institute
Tom W. Muir,
Rockefeller University
2001 Proceedings Cover
2001
Peptides - The Wave of the Future
Town and Country Resort Hotel
San Diego, CA
Chairs
Richard A. Houghten,
Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies
Michal Lebl,
Illumina, Inc.
1997 Proceedings Cover
1997
Frontiers of Peptide Science
Nashville Conbention Center
Nashville, TN
Chair
James P. Tam,
Vanderbilt University
1993 Proceedings Cover
1993
Chemistry, Structure, and Biology
Edmonton Convention Center
Edmonton, Canada
Chair
Robert S. Hodges,
University of Alberta at Edmonton
1989 Proceedings Cover
1989
Chemistry, Structure, and Biology
University of California at San Diego
San Diego, CA
Chair
Jean E. Rivier,
Salk Institute
1985 Proceedings Cover
1985
Structure and Function
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
Chairs
Kenneth D. Kopple,
Illinois Institute of Technology
Charles M. Deber,
University of Toronto
1981 Proceedings Cover
1981
Synthesis - Structure - Function
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Madison, WI
Chair
Daniel H. Rich,
University of Wisconsin at Madison
1977 Proceedings Cover
1977
Peptides
University of California at San Diego
San Diego, CA
Chair
Murray Goodman,
University of California at San Diego
1972 Proceedings Cover
1972
Chemistry and Biology of Peptides
Children’s Cancer Research Foundation
Boston, MA
Chair
Johannes Meienhofer,
Harvard Medical School
1968 Proceedings Cover
1968
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Yale University
New Haven, CT
Chairs
Saul W. Lande,
Yale University
Boris Weinstein,
University of Washington at Seattle