Posted on November 5th, 2020 by Dr. Francis Collins
Posted In: Director's Album - Videos
Tags: anniversary, Somewhere Past the Pandemic, song, The Children's Inn
Dr. Francis Collins: I always appreciate the guidance and perspective that you bring us all whether it’s the Human Genome Project, your voice of reason in representing science in general and the role of NIH in particular, and no matter the venue: newspaper, television daytime or night time shows or interviews, or Congressional appearances. And I really appreciate your uncanny ability to reach so many groups on so many different levels. And, of course, I love your song-writing tributes!
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.
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