from April 2012 NESACS Meeting (Esselen Award)
photos by Joel Laino
Jon Clardy of Harvard Medical School, who will introduce
the awardee later in the evening, seems lost in thought
as Gustavus J. Esselen IV greets Marty Idelson, former
chair of the awards committee, and Dr. Bruce Ganem,
2012 recipient of the Esselen Award for Chemistry in
Buchwald, 2010 awardee and member of the committee, joins
Dr. Howard and Mrs. Mayne at the social hour. Dr. Mayne is
Chair of the Esselen Award Committee for 2012.
Schwartz greets Jim Phillips and Howard Mayne.
awardees greet each other: Dr. Stephen Buchwald, the 2010
recipient, and Dr. Bruce Ganem, the 2012 recipient, speak
with Fred Greene.
Following the award presentation (from the left),
Dr. Ruth Tanner, Chair of NESACS; Gustavus J. Esselen IV;
Dr. Bruce Ganem, 2012 recipient of the Esselen Award; and
Dr. Howard Mayne, Chair of the 2012 committee.
at the committee table for dinner (again, from left) Mrs.
Irene Vouros; Drs. Paulette and Martin Idelson; and Dr. Arthur
Obermayer, a member of the founding committee. Standing behind
his wife, Dr. Paul Vouros; Dr. Stephen Buchwald; Dr. John
Neumeyer; and, Dr. Mukund
Chorghade. All are either current or former members of the
Seated at the head table for dinner (from left), Mrs. Rose
Simon; Dr. Donald
Ganem, brother of the award recipient; Dr. Jon Clardy; and
Tanner, Chair of NESACS. Standing behind his wife, Dr. Myron
founding member of the committee; Mrs. Deanna Mayne with
Dr. Howard Mayne, Chair of the 2012 committee; Mrs. Beth
her husband, Dr. Bruce Ganem, 2012 recipient of the Esselen