Barbra Streisand came to NIH on May 15, 2018 to deliver the annual J. Edward Rall Cultural Lecture. I got to sit down with her as the lecture moderator and discuss women’s heart health as well as the tremendous importance of including women in research studies.
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.