August 15, 2019 —
In an article reflecting on Dr. Collins’ tenure as NIH Director on his forthcoming 10 year anniversary, Science examines his approach and vision to advance the field of biomedical research to increase therapeutic breakthroughs, create more opportunities for early career investigators, and support technological innovations. Science. Online: August 15, 2019.
July 30, 2019 —
Dr. Collins and Fogarty International Center Senior Advisor Robert Eiss coauthor a Nature Correspondence on the progress made by Africa with their ownership of their biomedical research enterprise. Nature. Online: July 30, 2019
June 13, 2019 —
In a Q&A interview, Dr. Collins discusses a range of topics including NIH’s funding priorities, the All of Us Research Program, the opioid crisis, and the research efforts in his own lab. Stanford Medicine Magazine: Online: Spring 2019.
March 21, 2019 —
In a correspondence in the journal Science, NIH senior leadership respond to concerns expressed by three Chinese American biomedical professional societies that policies designed to protect biomedical intellectual property may be singling out Chinese students and scholars working in the United States.
February 27, 2019 —
Launched in 2014, the Accelerating Medicines Partnership is an effort to speed the development of therapies for rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, diabetes, Alzheimer disease and Parkinson disease. Nature: Online: February 27, 2019.
February 27, 2019 —
Dr. Collins and bandmates Crys Young and Dr. John O’Shea speak to Next Avenue about how music brings people together and creates a community. Next Avenue. Online: February 27, 2019.
February 12, 2019 —
Through the NIH HEAL Initiative, NIH is supporting research to improve treatments for opioid misuse and addiction and to enhance pain management. Medline Plus Magazine. Online: January 13, 2019.
January 3, 2019 —
In a Q&A with Folks Magazine, Dr. Collins and soprano Renée Fleming talk about the Sound Health partnership between NIH and the Kennedy Center and how music may play an important role in medicine. Folks Magazine. Online: January 3. 2019.