Greater Houston Section

Greater Houston Section

Established in 1917, the Section serves about 2500 members, consisting of chemists, chemical engineers and professionals in allied fields. The American Chemical Society is recognized as a world leader in fostering science education and research, and promoting public understanding of science. The Greater Houston Section of the American Chemical Society is one of 189 local ACS sections across the nation.

May Seminar (Hybrid) - Michael Liebman

Decision Making in Drug Development and Medicine: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

6:30 - 7:00 pm - Dinner (in-person only)

7:00 - 8:00 pm - Seminar

Via Zoom or In Person

Download the Seminar Flyer

Online: Free! Enjoy Michael Liebman's presentation via Zoom at home or wherever you are.

Register here to receive the Zoom link by email.


In-Person ($10/person): Join us at St. John's School at 6:30 pm for dinner, followed by watching Dr. Liebman's seminar in a social setting. Ticket includes dinner and networking. Please email with any dietary restrictions.

St. John's School

Building E (Mewbourne Bldg), Room M202

2401 Claremont Lane

Houston, TX  77019

Dinner ticket sales now closed

Enter from Gate 1 (northeast corner of Westheimer and Buffalo Speedway). Parking is available under Building A. The seminar will be held in Building E, Room M202. A campus map is available at

2023 ACS-GHS Scholarship Winners!

The ACS-GHS Scholarship Exam returned this year after a three year hiatus. Thanks to all the teachers and students who participated in this year's exam, and congratulations to our 2023 Scholarship Award winners!

Interested in taking the exam next year? Learn more about the Scholarship Exam on our awards page.

Call for Volunteers - Looking for Committee Members!

Upcoming events

2023 Climate Solutions Symposium: Texas, the Energy Capital of the Planet, Can and Should Lead

The ECH is pleased to announce the 2nd ECH Climate Solutions Symposium. This half-day hybrid symposium (in-person and live-streamed) will be held at the University of Houston Student Center Theater from 1:00 - 4:00 pm on Saturday, October 7, 2023, followed by a Meet-and-Greet in the Student Center Ballroom from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.

Saturday, October 7th

1:00 - 5:30 pm

University of Houston Student Center Theater

#103/203, 4455 University Dr.

Houston, TX  77204

Symposium 1:00 - 4:00 pm (Theater)

Met-and-Greet 4:00 - 5:30 pm (Ballroom)

Purchase tickets and find more information here

Cost is $10 for in-person and $10 for virtual streaming.

Student registration is free.

Download the Symposium program for more information on the speakers.
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