Moore Receives Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award

Bradley Moore, PhD who holds a joint appointment with the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Scripps Center for Marine Biotechnology and at UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography, recently received the 2013 Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award from the American Chemical Society. This award is given annually “to recognize and encourage excellence in organic chemistry” and consists of a $5,000 prize and a $40,000 unrestricted research grant.

Four leading scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego have been honored with awards that recognize their accomplishments in their respective fields of study. The awards span from marine microbiology to geophysics to pharmaceutical sciences and ocean leadership, demonstrating the breadth of Scripps research in ocean, atmosphere and Earth sciences.