10th Spring School Medicinal Chemistry

„GPCR-Ligand Interactions“

March 22 - 24, 2023 in Regensburg

In a joint initiative the Research Training Group 1910 “Medicinal Chemistry of Selective GPCR Ligands” and the LOEWE initiative on “GPCR Ligands for Underexplored Epitopes” invites Ph.D. students, master students as well as young scientist at the beginning of their career in academic or industrial drug research to participate in the 10th Summer School Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Regensburg.

Leading scientists from academic institutions will present their latest research, focused on, but not exclusively addressing G-Protein Coupled Receptors.

Participants are invited to present their scientific results on posters. In addition a limited number of authors will be selected to give an ultra-short oral presentation (5 min, 2-3 slides) of their work.

The conference language is English.

Confirmed Speakers and Program

Irene Coin, Leipzig, Germany

Davide Calebiro, Birmingham, UK

Gunnar Schulte, Stockholm, Sweden

Antonella di Pizio, München, Germany

Bernhard Wünsch, Münster, Germany

Matthias Gehringer, Tübingen, Germany

Albert J. Kooistra, Copenhagen, Denmark

Matthias Schiedel, Erlangen, Germany

Evi Kostenis, Universität Bonn, Germany

Steffen Pockes, Universität Regensburg, Germany

Stefan Laufer, Universität Tübingen, Germany

Roland Seifert, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany

György Keseru, Research Center for Natural Sciences Budapest, Hungary


For the detailed program of the meeting click >HERE<. 


Registration and Participation Fee

Please sign up for participation by sending an eMail to spring.school@ur.de until March 5th, 2023.

On-site registration is not possible. The number of participants is limited. We accept participation on a first-come-first-served basis.

The participation fee is € 120,-. Details on payment modalities will be provided after registration.


Poster Session

Participants are invited to present scientific posters (maximum poster size: ‘A0 oversize’, 90 cm width x 120 cm height).

Participants who plan to present a poster are requested to send a poster abstract till March 5th, 2023. For preparation of the abstract please use the following template: 

download <Poster Template>  

A small number of abstracts will be selected for short oral presentations. Presenters will be informed till March 10th, 2023.


The meeting will be held in lecture hall H44 of the University of Regensburg (Faculty of Chemistry). Easiest access is provided from the east side of the building using this street address:

Am Biopark 11 (formerly Josef-Engert Straße 11)

93053 Regensburg. Germany

Shortly after entering 'Am Biopark' (formerly Josef-Engert-Straße) you will find a public parking garage on your right which you can use free of charge. From there please follow the signs "Spring School" to the lecture hall. Please find a detailed map of campus here: MAP

For more interactive driving directions, please follow this LINK


Reservations for accommodation can be made through the Regensburg Tourismus GmbH office:

Prinz-Ludwig-Straße 9, D-93055 Regensburg;

Phone: + 49 941 507 4414;

Fax: + 49 941 507 1919;

eMail: Tourismus@regensburg.de



Research Training Group 1910 „Medicinal Chemistry of Selective GPCR Ligands“; c/o Prof. Dr. Peter Gmeiner, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

LOEWE Initiative GLUE on „GPCR Ligands for Underexplored Epitopes“ c/o Prof. Dr. Moritz Bünemann, Prof. Dr. Peter Kolb, University of Marburg

Local Organizer

Prof. Dr. Pierre Koch, Prof. Dr. Joachim Wegener

Universität Regensburg, Universitätsstraße 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany

Phone: +49-941-943-4547 e-mail: spring.school@ur.de