The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
The City College of New York
"For pathbreaking research in biomechanics. His models have driven innovation in physiology, bone biology, and blood flow, increasing our understanding of cardiovascular disease and leading to lifesaving treatments. His exceptional teaching and mentorship underscore his lifelong advocacy for diversity and inclusion, tapping into the full talents of our Nation."
Presented by President Biden at a White House Ceremony on October 24, 2023.