Dr. T. Michael Redmond, chief of the NEI Laboratory of Retinal Cell and Molecular Biology, was honored with the 2018 António Champalimaud Vision Award on Sept. 4 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Dr. Kelly Gebo has joined the All of Us Research Program as chief medical and scientific officer.
Each year, NIH celebrates the achievements of PHS Commissioned Corps officers.
Dr. Fred Taylor, leader of NIGMS’s Division for Research Capacity Building, recently said farewell to a distinguished career at NIH.
Dr. Elliot Vesell, who served as a clinical associate at what was then the National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases from 1963 to 1965, and who was head of the section on pharmacogenetics at the National Heart Institute from 1965 to 1968, died on July 23.
During her 33 years at NIH, Juli Egebrecht has touched the hearts of thousands of smart people, and quite a few dummies too.
On July 30, NIH hosted separate visits by Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) and Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), both of whom met first with NIH leadership before pursuing personal interests.
On Aug. 31, John Pavlides retired as senior structural engineer in the Technical Support Branch of the Office of Research Facilities’ Division of Technical Resources. He had worked at NIH since 1965.
NIAMS director Dr. Stephen Katz was recently awarded the Gold Medal by the American Academy of Dermatologists (AAD).
FIC director Dr. Roger Glass received the 2018 Geoffrey Beene Builders of Science Award for his research and advocacy efforts in global health during Research!America’s annual honors dinner on Mar. 14.