The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
David G Nathan
Physician-in-Chief and Robert A. Stranahan Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston,Massachusetts 02115 USA
"For his contributions to the understanding of the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of thalassemia; for his contributions to the understanding of disorders of red cell permeability; for his contributions to the understanding of the regulation of erythropoiesis; and for his contributions to the raining of a generation of hematologists and oncologists."
Presented by President Bush at a White House East Room Ceremony on November 13, 1990.