While at the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) Advocacy Forum in Washington, DC on June 18, 2018, I posed for a “selfie” with the 15-year-old Alzheimer’s advocate Max Rosenberg. When not in school, Max helps take care of his grandmother who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s six years ago. Credit: Max Rosenberg
Appointed the 16th Director of NIH by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the Senate. He was sworn in on August 17, 2009. On June 6, 2017. President Donald Trump announced his selection of Dr. Collins to continue to serve as the NIH Director.