Congressman Andy Harris of Maryland invited me to speak to the GOP Doctors Caucus in Washington, D.C. on September 5, 2018. We had a great discussion about biomedical research and finding cures for challenging diseases. Credit: Office of Rep. Andy Harris
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.