I enjoyed joining everyone at the International Summit on Genetics and Genomics at NIH on September 12, 2018. Now in its third year, this international summit brings together researchers from many developing nations to help them pursue the latest opportunities in genetics and genomics research. Credit: Ernesto del Aguila
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.