The 14th annual NIH Public Health Service Commissioned Corps promotion ceremony was held on July 15 at Natcher Conference Center.
Marilyn Weiner attended her final NIH Intramural Research Program IRB (institutional review board) meeting on June 22, ending 30 years of volunteer service to NIH.
Charles Delmus Butler, 81, a retired recreation therapist at the Clinical Center and long-time campus volunteer, died June 13 after battling multiple cancers over the past few years.
Dr. Roscoe Owen Brady, scientist emeritus and retired chief of the Developmental and Metabolic Neurology Branch, NINDS, died on June 13 after a long battle with cancer. He was 92 years old.
Dr. Dale Birkle-Dreer, chief of the Office of Scientific Review for the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, passed away at home on Mar. 12 after a brief illness.
Dr. Maribeth Champoux has been named new chief of the biobehavioral and behavioral processes integrated review group at the Center for Scientific Review.
After living with kidney cancer for 4½ years, Dr. Mark F. Gourley, former director of the NIAMS Rheumatology Fellowship and Training Branch, died on Sept. 17. He was 58 years old.
NIAMS director Dr. Stephen Katz recently presented on Capitol Hill at the invitation of the Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation.
After 18 years at NIH, Keith Brosky, who joined the NCI Laboratory of Pathology in 1998 as a cytotechnologist, is hanging up his lab coat.
NIA director Dr. Richard Hodes was recently honored with the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition’s 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award.