The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Lewis H. Sarett
President, Shapr & Dohme Research Labs
Merck & Co.
Rahway,New Jersey 07065 USA
"For his pioneering contributions to the chemical synthesis of cortisone, steriodal hormones, and other chemotherapeutic agents which have contributed to the benefit of mankind."
Presented by President Ford at a White House Ceremony on October 18, 1976.