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National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., swears in Patricia Flatley Brennan, R.N., Ph.D., as the 19th director of NLM.

Data guides health discovery: An interview with NLM Director Patricia Flatley Brennan

Patricia Flatley Brennan, R.N., Ph.D., leads the National Library of Medicine (NLM), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NLM’s hardworking experts and vast repositories of information have beenRead More

Dr. Collins performs live music on stage.

5 ways NIH Director Francis Collins manages pandemic stress

“So many consequences of COVID-19 have made life extremely difficult for everybody in our country and across the world. Hardly anyone has been untouched,” says National Institutes of Health (NIH)Read More

Headshot of NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

NIH recognizes its COVID-19 heroes

Welcome to the NIH MedlinePlus magazine website! Written with health consumers in mind, the magazine shares emerging research and health updates from the National Institutes of Health. I am honoredRead More

Headshot of Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

Research is the key: Insights from NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins

Since the first news of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, surfaced, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has spearheaded research to help understand, treat, and protect people from theRead More