Yahoo Web Search

  1. About 661,000,000 search results

  1. Francis Collins. Francis Sellers Collins ForMemRS (born April 14, 1950) is an American physician-geneticist who discovered the genes associated with a number of diseases and led the Human Genome Project. He is the former director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland, from 17 August 2009 to 19 December 2021, serving ...

    • James Cross
    • Joe Biden
  2. Francis Collins, in full Francis Sellers Collins, (born April 14, 1950, Staunton, Virginia, U.S.), American geneticist who discovered genes causing genetic diseases and who was director (2009–21) of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). He had previously served as head (1993–2008) of the NIH’s National Human Genome Research Institute, a public research consortium in the Human ...

  3. Feb 18, 2022 · A Farewell to Dr. Francis Collins. Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., is stepping down as NIH director on December 19, 2021, after more than 12 years at the helm. A physician-geneticist, Dr. Collins took office as the 16th NIH director on August 17, 2009, after being appointed by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the U.S. Senate. In 2017 ...

  4. Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, is a physician-geneticist noted for his landmark discoveries of disease genes, his leadership of the international Human Genome Project, and his service for 12 years ...

  5. Dec 20, 2021 · Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., is the former director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). As the longest serving director of NIH — spanning 12 years and three presidencies — he oversaw the work of the largest supporter of biomedical research in the world, from basic to clinical research. Dr. Collins is a physician-geneticist noted ...

  1. People also search for