June 11, 2020 —
The editorial explains how this action bolsters NIH’s efforts to foster a culture whereby sexual harassment and other inappropriate behaviors are not tolerated in the research and training environment.
June 4, 2020 —
Dr. Collins describes the status of clinical trials for vaccine candidates and offers reassurance that rigorous safety and effectiveness standards will be maintained. CNN: Online: June 4, 2020.
May 18, 2020 —
The paper details the goals of the ACTIV partnership’s four working groups, which together aim to establish a collaborative framework to prioritize therapeutic and vaccine candidates and streamline human clinical trials. JAMA: Online: May 18, 2020.
May 11, 2020 —
Drs. Corey, Mascola, Fauci and Collins explain why a collaborative approach to developing COVID-19 vaccines is essential, and how the ACTIV public-private partnership spearheaded by NIH aims to facilitate such collaboration among governments, academic institutions, industry, and global philanthropic partners. Science. Online: May 11, 2020.
April 19, 2020 —
The Washington Post’s Carolyn Johnson follows the 30-year journey for cystic fibrosis from gene discovery to an approved therapy for 90% of patients. The Washington Post: Online: April 19, 2020.
April 17, 2020 —
Dr. Collins discusses the Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV) public-private partnership that will speed vaccine and treatment options for COVID-19. Science: Online: April 17, 2020.
March 17, 2020 —
The Atlantic’s Peter Wehner speaks to Dr. Collins about the coronavirus pandemic, his career, his faith and how his faith led to an unlikely friendship. The Atlantic. Online: March 17, 2020.