Posted on October 20th, 2021 by Dr. Francis Collins
Posted In: Director's Album - Photos
Tags: Missouri, NextGen Initiative, precision medicine, Senator Roy Blunt, University of Missouri
Technology progresses. However, as we have seen in the age of internet, technology can also impinge on privacy. With regards to next gen precision medicine, that is something every medical ethicists and those working in the field should contemplate given the implication of known side effects from prescription drugs and CYP450 and other cellular xenobiotic extruder SNP status. How many PhD programs have mandatory medical ethics classes?
Some may already be quite aware of it, although perhaps not in scientific or medical terminology.
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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