Daily Archives: March 14, 2011

NIH’s Collins: New opportunities for global health research in Africa

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Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, is director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  In that role he oversees the work of the largest supporter of biomedical research in the world, spanning the spectrum from basic to clinical research. Dr. Collins, a physician-geneticist noted for his landmark discoveries of disease genes and his leadership of […]