Philadelphia Local Section

American Chemical Society - Philadelphia Local Section

Philadelphia Section Award

This Award recognizes an individual, "who, by conspicuous scientific achievement through research, has made important contributions to man's knowledge and thereby aided the public appreciation of the profession." Any member of the American Chemical Society, Philadelphia Section, may be nominated for this award.

For information on submitting nominations, please contact the Philadelphia Section Office, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6323, (215) 382-1589, or PhilaACS@aol.com. Nominations are due the first week of April.

Recipients of the Philadelphia Section Award

Year

Recipient

1962

Murray Hauptschein
Pennsalt Chemicals

1963

Charles C. Price
University of Pennsylvania

1964

Newman M. Bortnick
Rohm and Haas

1965

Sidney Weinhouse
Temple University

1966

Serge N. Timasheff
ERRC, USDA

1967

Alan G. MacDiarmid
University of Pennsylvania

1968

B. Peter Block
Pennsalt Chemical Corp.

1969

Britton Chance
University of Pennsylvania

1970

Edward R. Thornton
University of Pennsylvania

1971

Ernst Berliner
Bryn Mawr College

1972

Madeleine Joullie
University of Pennsylvania

1973

Lyle H. Phifer
FMC Corporation

1974

Bernard Loev
Smith Kline & French

1975

Irwin A. Rose
University of Pennsylvania

1976

David White
University of Pennsylvania

1977

David Kritchevsky
Wistar Institute

1978

Jenny Glusker
Inst. for Cancer Res.
& University of Pennsylvania

1979

Mortimer M. Labes
Temple University

1980

Daniel Swern
Temple University

1981

Franklin A. Davis
Drexel University

1982

Philip E. Pfeffer
ERRC, USDA

1983

Kyriacos Nicolaou
University of Pennsylvania

1984

Bruce E. Maryanoff
McNeil Pharmaceuticals

1985

Brian W. Metcalf
Smith Kline & French

1986

Amos B. Smith, III
University of Pennsylvania

1987

Robert O. Hutchins
Drexel University

1988

Daniel F. Veber
Merck Sharp and Dohme

1989

Frank B. Mallory
Bryn Mawr College

1990

Robin M. Hochstrasser
University of Pennsylvania

1991

Cynthia A. Maryanoff
RW Johnson Pharm. Research Institute

1992

Paul S. Anderson
Merck Sharp & Dohme

1993

Jane M. Vanderkooi
University of Pennsylvania

1994

S. Walter Englander
University of Pennsylvania

1995

Hai-Lung Dai
University of Pennsylvania

1996

Timothy M. Swager
University of Pennsylvania

1997

Magid Abou-Gharbia
Wyeth-Ayerst Research

1998

Michael Klein
University of Pennsylvania.

1999

Yen Wei
Drexel University

2000

Bradford B. Wayland
University of Pennsylvania

2001

George Preti
Monell Chemical Senses Center

2002

Joel R. Huff
Merck Research Laboratories

2003

Gary A. Molander
University of Pennsylvania

2004

Michael. J. Therien
University of Pennsylvania

2005

Robert F. Pasternack
Swarthmore College

2006

Patrick J. Walsh
University of Pennsylvania

2007

Robert J. Levis
Temple University

2008

John Baldwin
Vitae Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009

Eric Borguet
Temple University

2010No Award
2011
Larry G. Sneddon
University of Pennsylvania
2012
Marisa Kozlowski
University of Pennsylvania
2013
Ahmed F. Abdel-Magid
Therachem Research Medilab ( India ) Pvt. Ltd. 
2014
Feng Gai
University of Pennsylvania
2015
Dr. Donna Huryn 
2016
Anthony W. Addison
Drexel University