ACS past-president Attila E. Pavlath is the winner of the 2018 Charles Lathrop Parsons Award by the ACS Board of Directors. The award recognizes outstanding public service by a member of the society.
Pavlath is being honored for his outstanding service to ACS locally, regionally, and nationally to advance the impact of chemistry on society. Pavlath is well regarded for his more than five decades of contributions to promoting the public image of chemistry. Before being elected ACS president in 2001, Pavlath served in numerous ACS local sections and divisions, as well as on the ACS Council. Link to full article below,