2020 SWNC Speaker
Dr. Kending has been with Zinpro for eight years in the role of Senior Research and Development Chemist. Prior to Zinpro, he worked at a cancer research biotechnology company as the Senior Organic Chemist. His doctorate was received from Dr. Rodney Johnson in Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Minnesota in 2007. The focus of his research was the design and synthesis of novel Parkinson’s disease and cancer therapeutics, with an emphasis on synthetic chemistry.