Chemical Biology and Physiology 2023

December 14 - 17, 2023 | Portland, Oregon, USA

Chemical Biology and Physiology 2023 is the fourth offering of a biennial international conference series focused on the growing intersection of Chemical Biology and Physiology.  The interaction of Chemical Biology and Physiology is based on the need for new tools that are applicable in complex systems and provides innovative opportunities for drug target discovery and novel therapeutic concepts.  This conference brings together leading scientists from around the world to promote inspiration and collaboration to stimulate cutting edge research in this exciting research nexus.

Science Steering Committee

Elisar J. Barbar, Ph.D., Oregon State University
Kimberly Beatty, Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University
Victoria DeRose, Ph.D., University of Oregon
Braden Lobingier, Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University
Ryan Mehl, Ph.D., Oregon State University
Mike Pluth, Ph.D., University of Oregon
Carsten Schultz, Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University

Conference Organizers

Amy Johnson

Contact the organizers:


Knight Cancer Research Building
Oregon Health & Science University
2720 S.W. Moody Ave.
Portland, OR 97201


Downtown Portland has many hotels and lodging options conveniently connected by light rail, Portland street car, and bus lines.

The recommended hotel for the conference is the Hyatt House Portland Downtown. The hotel is conveniently located .3 miles from the venue, within easy walking distance.

Hyatt House Portland Downtown
2080 SW River Drive
Portland, OR 97201

Additional lodging options include:

Local Transportation

The conference venue is just south of downtown Portland, Oregon, and easily accessible by the Portland Streetcar and MAX light rail.  This makes most downtown Portland hotels a convenient choice for conference accommodations.