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    The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

    Michael E. Debakey

    Title: Director, DeBakey Heart Center
    Affiliation:   Baylor College of Medicine
        Houston, Texas 77030 USA
    Gender:   Male
    Year Deceased:   2008
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    Award Discipline:   Biological Sciences
    Award Year:   1987
    Citation:   "For his pioneering medical innovations throughout his medical career and his unique ability to bring his vast professional knowledge to bear on public policy as a national and international medical statesman."
        Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on June 25, 1987.


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