Congressional Gold Medal awarded to heart surgeon in Washington
Congressional Gold Medal awarded to heart surgeon in Washington
U.S. President George W. Bush (L) chats with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-NV, (R) before a ceremony to award heart surgeon Dr. Michael DeBakey a Congressional Gold Medal in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol in Washington on April 23, 2008. DeBakey is credited with starting the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (M.A.S.H.) unit and perfecting heart transplant procedures. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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