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Dr. Collins interview with Science2034 External Web Site Policy

November 19, 2014 — Dr. Collins talks about how well-funded scientific research might change our lives and our world.

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Dr. Collins is the guest lecturer at the MIT Compton Lecture External Web Site Policy

October 28, 2014 — At the MIT Compton Lecture, Dr. Collins talks about supporting and translating basic science into better treatments, and gives a tribute to researchers in Africa dedicated to studying Ebola.

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Dr. Collins participates in a podcast on Leadership for the Washington Post External Web Site Policy

October 24, 2014 — Dr. Collins speaks about the unique experience of leading scientists and what he's learned about motivating people. Washington Post. October 24, 2014.

NIH featured on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal

September 24, 2014 —Watch NIH leadership on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal discussing important, groundbreaking research for multiple diseases and conditions.

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Dr. Collins at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C. External Web Site Policy

July 29, 2014 — David Rubenstein interviews Dr. Collins at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C. on topics ranging from genetic sequencing to biomedical research’s economic impact.

Individualized care, genome analysis are the future of medicine: Francis Collins External Web Site Policy

April 23, 2014 — Dr. Collins speaks to Brian Gallagher at USA TODAY about precision medicine, low cost genetic testing and progress made on a universal flu vaccine.

NIH Effort Seeks New Use for Failed Drugs: Collins External Web Site Policy

April 11, 2014 — Dr. Collins explains to Bloomberg News, how finding a new use for compounds which initially failed clinical trials, may be a way to quickly and economically discover treatments for major diseases, such as Alzheimer’s.

Billionaires With Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science External Web Site Policy

March 15, 2014 — In a New York Times’ article and video, Dr. Collins acknowledges the importance of philanthropy in filling budget gaps, but emphasizes the ongoing need for public financing.

On Leadership: Francis Collins on the art of leading scientists External Web Site Policy

March 10, 2014 — For a Washington Post video series, Dr. Collins describes a leader as someone who helps researchers stay focused on discoveries to improve human health.

Dr. Collins on BioCentury TV to Discuss the Accelerating Medicines Partnership

March 2, 2014 — Dr. Collins is joined on BioCentury TV by other key members from the Accelerating Medicines Partnership group to discuss this unprecedented collaboration will transform the way drugs are developed.


A Conversation With Dr. Francis Collins, Director Of The NIH External Web Site Policy

February 10, 2014 — Dr. Collins joins Diane Rehm to discuss the Accelerating Medicines Partnership and give a live performance of his original song, “Disease Don’t Care.”

Disease Don't Care

February 10, 2014 — Listen to or download “Disease Don’t Care”


NIH's Collins Discusses Partnership with Industry External Web Site Policy

February 10, 2014 — On The Burrill Report Dr. Collins talks about the launch of the Accelerating Medicines Partnership and its effort to join forces to identify and validate promising biological targets for drugs.

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