Directors of NIH Institutes and Centers

NIH Director

Institute Directors

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Ned Sharpless, M.D.

National Eye Institute (NEI)

Santa Tumminia, Ph.D. (Acting)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Gary H. Gibbons, M.D.

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Eric D. Green, M.D., Ph.D.

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Richard Hodes, M.D.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

George Koob, Ph.D.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Anthony Fauci, M.D.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Robert Carter, M.D. (Acting)

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

Bruce J. Tromberg, Ph.D.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Diana W. Bianchi, M.D.

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)

Debara L. Tucci, M.D., M.S., M.B.A.

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

Martha J. Somerman, D.D.S., Ph.D.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Griffin P. Rodgers, M.D., M.A.C.P.

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Nora D. Volkow, M.D.

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Linda S. Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Joshua A. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)

Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, M.D.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Walter J. Koroshetz, M.D.

National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)

Ann Cashion, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N. (Acting)

National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Patricia F. Brennan, R.N., Ph.D.

Center Directors

Center for Information Technology (CIT)

Andrea T. Norris

Center for Scientific Review (CSR)

Noni Byrnes, Ph.D.

John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC)

Roger I. Glass, M.D., Ph.D.

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

Helene Langevin, M.D.

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Christopher P. Austin, M.D.

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