The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Professor of Bioengineering and NanoEngineering
University of California, San Diego
Department of Bioengineering
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla,California 92093 USA
"For pioneering work in cardiovascular physiology and bioengineering, which has had tremendous impact in the fields of microcirculation, blood rheology and mechanotransduction in human health and disease."
Presented by President Barack H. Obama in the East Room of the White House on Friday, October 21, 2011.