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NIH Director Submits Resignation

January 2017

NIH Director Francis Collins, MD, PhD has submitted his resignation of the post to President-elect Trump, as is customary for federal appointees during administration transitions. Dr. Collins is reportedly interested in remaining in the position but has not, at this point, received communication from the Trump administration.

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