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Portraits

Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Dr. Francis S. Collins

Dr. Francis Collins
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Presidential Photos

a photo of President Obama speaking at a podium.President Obama spoke to NIH staff about how proud he was of the progress that biomedical research is making against Ebola virus disease and the importance of keeping the momentum going for an Ebola vaccine and treatment.
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photo of President Obama learning about the results of the experimental Ebola vaccinePresident Obama tours the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Vaccine Research Center. He is joined by NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, NIAID Director Dr. Anthony Fauci, and Dr. Nancy Sullivan, Chief of NIAIDís Vaccine Research Centerís Biodefense Research Section.
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photo of President Obama learning about the results of the experimental Ebola vaccine with Dr. Nancy SullivanPresident Barack Obama learns about the results of the experimental Ebola vaccine which just completed Phase 1 clinical trials from Dr. Nancy Sullivan, Chief of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Vaccine Research Centerís Biodefense Research Section. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell and NIAID Director Dr. Anthony Fauci accompanied the tour.

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a photo of President Obama, Secretary Sebelius, Dr. Collins, Deputy Secretary Corr, and Dr. Holdren talking in a group. President Barack Obama is introduced by Dr. Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health, at the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) initiative event in the East Room of the White House on April 2, 2013
Credit: Chuck Kennedy/White House
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a photo of President Obama, Secretary Sebelius, Dr. Collins, Deputy Secretary Corr, and Dr. Holdren talking in a group. President Barack Obama (right) gets an update on NIH activities from NIH director Dr. Francis Collins (third from left). Also on hand are (from left) Bill Corr, deputy HHS secretary; HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Dr. John Holdren, the President's science advisor.
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a photo of President Obama, Secretary Sebelius and Dr. Collins walking together. From left, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, NIH director Dr. Francis Collins and President Barack Obama tour the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center at NIH.
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a photo of President Obama speaking at a podium. President Barack Obama addresses NIH employees in Masur Auditorium. He thanked more than 450 assembled workers for their extraordinary effort in distributing $5 billion in grants made possible by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
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a photo of President Obama speaking at a podium, with Secretary Sebelius and Dr. Collins seated in the background. President Barack Obama spoke for 15 minutes in NIH's Masur Auditorium, thanking employees for their ARRA-related efforts. On stage with him are HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and NIH director Dr. Francis Collins.
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President Barack Obama and NIH Director Francis Collins shaking hands. NIH Director Francis Collins received the National Medal of Science award at the White House on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, and is pictured here in a congratulatory handshake with President Obama. Photo: Chris Smith, HHS.
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Other Activities

NIH Director Francis Collins and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius shaking hands after he is sworn in with his wife, Diane Baker, looking on NIH Director Francis Collins and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius shaking hands after he is sworn in with his wife, Diane Baker, looking on.

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NIH Director Francis Collins performing with Aerosmith's Joe Perry and NIH grantee Rudy Tanzi On September 24, NIH Director Francis Collins performs live on Capitol Hill with Aerosmith's Joe Perry as part of the “Rock Stars of Science" campaign, a program of the Geoffrey Beene Foundation. Joining them onstage is NIH grantee Rudy Tanzi, Ph.D. of Harvard.
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NIH Director Francis Collins performing with Aerosmith's Joe Perry and NIH grantee Rudy Tanzi On September 24, NIH Director Francis Collins performs live on Capitol Hill with Aerosmith's Joe Perry as part of the “Rock Stars of Science" campaign, a program of the Geoffrey Beene Foundation. Joining them onstage is NIH grantee Rudy Tanzi, Ph.D. of Harvard.
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A photo of Dr. Francis Collins speaking at a podium. On Monday, October 19, 2009, at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting in Chicago, Dr. Collins discussed his vision and the key challenges and opportunities facing NIH and the broader scientific community.
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A photo of Dr. Francis Collins speaking at a podium. Dr. Collins presided over the NIH’s annual Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) Ceremony on January, 12, 2010. This award is given to honor and support the extraordinary achievements of young professionals at the outset of their independent research careers in the fields of science and technology. For more information on this prestigious award, please see: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/policy/pecase.htm
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