HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
President Bush announces 2005 and 2006 Laureates of National Medals of Science and Technology

President George W. Bush announced the recipients of the nation's highest honor for science and technology, naming the recipients of the 2006 National Medals of Science and Technology.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) administers the prestigious award program, which was established by Congress in 1959. It honors individuals for pioneering scientific research in a range of fields, including physical, biological, mathematical, social, behavioral and engineering sciences, that enhances our understanding of the world and leads to innovations and technologies that give the United States its global economic edge.

President Bush will present 2006 and 2005 Laureates with National Medals of Science and Technology during a White House awards ceremony on Friday, July 27, 2007.

The 2006 National Medal of Science Laureates:

Hyman Bass - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Marvin H. Caruthers - University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Rita R. Colwell - University of Maryland, Bethesda, MD

Peter B. Dervan - California Institute of Technology, San Marino, CA

Nina V. Fedoroff - Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Daniel Kleppner - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA) of Belmont, MA

Robert S. Langer - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA) of Newton, MA

Lubert Stryer - Stanford University, Stanford, CA

The 2005 National Medal of Science Laureates: (first announced on May 29, 2007)

Jan D. Achenbach - Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Ralph A. Alpher - The Dudley Observatory, Schenectady, New York

Gordon H. Bower - Stanford, CA

Bradley Efron - Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Anthony S. Fauci - National Institutes of Health, Washington, DC

Tobin J. Marks - Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Lonnie G. Thompson - Ohio State University, Columb
'"/>

Contact: Lisa-Joy Zgorski
lisajoy@nsf.gov
703-292-8311
National Science Foundation
18-Jul-2007


Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Presidents from 13 universities worldwide to gather at Washington University in St. Louis
2. Presidential Recognition Awards presented at the 2007 AIUM Annual Convention
3. APS President-Elect Carey urges 6.7 percent increase for biomedical research
4. Top researcher-educators receive Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
5. AAAS urges US President to sign Embryonic Stem Cell Act
6. New Lemur species named for CI President
7. Stevens and Monmouth Presidents to co-chair ASBPA National Scientific Shore and Beach Conference
8. AIUM Presidential Recognition Awards presented
9. ASPB supports the Presidents research initiatives
10. New study to find cause of former Presidents hand disease
11. On World Diabetes Day, Joslin President warns of explosion in diabetes and its complications

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/26/2020)... ... August 25, 2020 , ... Mitotech S.A, ... with Essex Bio-Technology, a bio-pharmaceutical company specializing in Ophthalmology and Dermatology, announced ... SkQ1 ophthalmic solution in patients with moderate to severe Dry Eye Disease ...
(Date:8/23/2020)... ... August 21, 2020 , ... ... has been published and is now available on the company’s global website. Crystallography ... X-ray analysis community, presenting current news and crystallographic research. , The latest ...
(Date:8/21/2020)... ... August 19, 2020 , ... ... expo uniting life science, data science, informatics and IT leaders goes VIRTUAL and ... period of uncertainty and change, Bio-IT takes the leadership role of keeping our ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/31/2020)... FRANCISCO (PRWEB) , ... July ... ... provider of cloud-based software for the life sciences industry, today announced the ... presentation platform designed specifically for Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs) and other field ...
(Date:7/18/2020)... ... 2020 , ... After research model surgery and catheter implantation, the long journey ... the beginning of a successful study, while protecting and accessing the catheter or device ... of Surgery from Envigo in a live webinar on Wednesday, ...
(Date:7/18/2020)... ... July 16, 2020 , ... ... the early detection and prevention of high-burden diseases, and Centric Consulting, a business ... healthcare organizations to utilize existing data in order to identify and prioritize patients ...
(Date:7/10/2020)... ... July 08, 2020 , ... Bode Technology, ... of laboratory operations through its COVID-19 testing service, Bode-CARES . Bode-CARES combines ... Bode-CARES provides a turnkey solution that includes a comprehensive collection and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: