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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Donald A. Henderson

Title: Dean, School of Hygiene & Public Health
Affiliation:   Johns Hopkins University
    Baltimore, Maryland 21205 USA
Gender:   Male

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Award Discipline:   Biological Sciences
Award Year:   1986
Citation:   "For his leading role as chief architect and implementer of the World Health Organization's successful global eradication of smallpox."
    Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on March 12, 1986.

 

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