Natural Medicine Symposium Saturday at SUNY Canton

The Northern New York Chapter of the American Chemical Society will be holding a symposium on natural medicines beginning at 10:20 a.m. Saturday (March 25) in SUNY Canton’s Cook Hall rooms 200 and 201. The event is free and open to the public.

The symposium, titled “Bridging the Gap: Nature and Chemistry,” will feature presentations by noted experts from the Ithaca Free Clinic and Paul Smiths College. Session topics include botanical medicine and medicinal mushrooms.

For more information contact SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Erica M. Sharpe, Ph.D.,, or SUNY Potsdam Associate Professor Fadi Bou-Abdallah, Ph.D.,


About SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton is Northern New York’s premier college for career-driven bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees and professional certificate programs. The college delivers quality hands-on programs in engineering technology, health, management and public service and recently received number one rankings in library resources, library services and tutoring services in the SUNY Student Opinion Survey. The college’s faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses as well as 13 exclusively online bachelor’s degrees. The college’s 15 athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division III level and are conference members of the newly formed American Collegiate Athletic Association.