Dr. Margherita Fontana among scientists, engineers honored by President Obama

Former IU School of Dentistry professor Margherita R. Fontana, PhD, DDS, who continues to collaborate on research with her IU colleagues through an appointment at the IU School of Dentistry as an adjunct professor of preventive and community dentistry, is among the 96 recipients of the 2012 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the nation's highest honor for professionals at the outset of their independent research careers.

Read more about Dr. Fontana's honor in this IU Communications announcement.