National Institutes of Health


The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.





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Carrie D. Wolinetz
Acting Chief of Staff
Marie A. Bernard
Chief Officer, Scientific Workforce Diversity
Tara A. Schwetz
Deputy Director for Program Coordination, Planning, & Strategic Initiatives
Bruce J. Tromberg
Director, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering
Debara L. Tucci
Director, National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders
Diana W. Bianchi
Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable
Director, National Institute on Minority Health & Health Disparities
Eric D. Green
Director, National Human Genome Research Institute
Gary H. Gibbons
Director, National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
George Koob
Director, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism
Griffin P. Rodgers
Director, National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Helene Langevin
Director, National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health
James K. Gilman
Director, NIH Clinical Center
John E. Fogarty
Director, International Center
Jon R. Lorsch
Director, National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Noni Byrnes
Director, Center for Scientific Review
Nora D. Volkow
Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse
Richard Hodes
Director, National Institute on Aging
Rick Woychik
Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Shannon N. Zenk
Director, National Institute of Nursing Research
Walter J. Koroshetz
Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke
Rena D’souza
Director, National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research
Lindsey A. Criswell
Director, National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
Joni L. Rutter
Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
Monica Bertagnolli
Institute Director
Jeanne M. Marrazzo
Institute Director, National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Michael Lauer
Deputy Director, Extramural Research
Alfred C. Johnson
Deputy Director, Management
Nina F. Schor
Deputy Director for Intramural Research
Stephen Sherry
Acting Institute Director, National Library of Medicine
Colleen A. McGowan
Associate Director, Research Services
Daniel G. Wheeland
Associate Director, Research Facilities
David M. Murray
Associate Director, Disease Prevention
Janine A. Clayton
Associate Director, Research on Women's Health
John T. Burklow
Associate Director, Communications & Public Liaison
Neil K. Shapiro
Associate Director, Budget
Susan K. Gregurick
Associate Director, Data Science
Renate H. Myles
Acting Associate Director, Communications & Public Liaison
Lyric A. Jorgenson
Associate Director, Science Policy
Jane M. Simoni
Associate Director for Behavioral & Social Sciences Research
Katherine Klimczak
Associate Director, Legislative Policy & Analysis