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Dr. Francis Collins Serenades FNIH Award Ceremony Guests

May 29, 2013

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins provided a video and a song that set the stage at the FNIH Award Ceremony May 14, 2013, where the first annual Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences was awarded to Ruslan Medzhitov, M.D.  Dr. Collins emphasized the importance of training the next generation of biomedical researchers to keep the discovery pipeline full of curious, innovative investigators to take advantage of today’s remarkable opportunities for new breakthroughs in biomedicine.