Lopez Named NIGMS Chief Information Officer
Jose Lopez was recently appointed chief information officer of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. He will plan and direct the institute’s information technology efforts and oversee its Information Resources Management Branch (IRMB). Prior to this, Lopez served as chief of IRMB’s information
systems development section, where his responsibilities included the design, development and maintenance of a variety of IT systems, including the NIGMS intranet and systems that allow staff to manage their grant portfolios and support council activities. Lopez came to NIGMS in 1996 as a computer specialist and web project manager. He holds an IT project management master certificate and associate certificate in project management, both from George Washington University.