The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
M. Frederick Hawthorne
Institute Director, International Institute of Nano and Molecular Medicine
University of Missouri
1514 Research Park Drive
Columbia,Missouri 65211 USA
"For highly creative pioneering research in inorganic, organometallic, and medicinal borane chemistry, sustained and profound contributions to scientific and technical advice related to national security, and for effective, prolific, and devoted service to the broad field of chemical sciences."
President Barack H. Obama in the East Room of the White House on February 1, 2013.