Francis Collins

  • What’s out and what’s in at NIH during the pandemic

    Federal employees might be teleworking, and they’re finding ways to get the job done. Federal health-related agencies are at the forefront of the coronavirus battle.

  • Scientific leaders have to work to end harassment of women and advancement barriers

    NIH director Francis Collins joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss the responsibility of scientific leaders to end harassment and advancement barriers for women.

  • #FedFeed – Federal researchers bring science to Facebook Live

    Welcome to the #FedFeed, a daily collection of federal ephemera gathered from social media and presented for your enjoyment.

  • Mikulski looking for ‘bonus money’ for NIH, appropriations for federal pay raise

    Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) said she is spending at least part of her last year in Congress advocating for more money for science and medical research, and for an overall pay raise for federal employees.

  • OMB tells agencies to get shutdown plans ready

    The Office of Management and Budget is working with federal agencies to “plan for the possibility” of a government shutdown. With less than one week until the end of the fiscal year, agencies and contractors are using lessons learned from the 2013 shutdown to inform their contingency plans.

  • NIH may be spared from sequestration, Cardin says

    The Maryland Democrat fielded questions from National Institutes of Health employees at a town-hall meeting at the agency’s Bethesda headquarters.

  • Leaders speak on mission and making a difference

    How are government executives meeting mission and making a difference? What are government executives doing to make a difference in the face of fiscal and budgetary realities? Join host Michael Keegan he explores these questions and more with former and current government leaders: Dr. Francis Collins, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Michael Astrue, Kathleen Merrigan, Linda Gibbs and a host of others for a Special Edition of The Business of Government Hour – Leaders Speak – A CONVERSATION on Meeting Mission and Making A Difference.

  • Conversation with Authors: Professor Harry Lambright

    Conversation with Authors: Professor Harry Lambright on Leaders and Leadership – Lessons from Robert Gates, Francis Collins, and NASA Administrators

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – February 6, 2014

    On the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.

  • Managing and Overseeing Research at NIH

    Dr. Collins oversees the work of the largest supporter of biomedical research in the world, spanning the spectrum from basic to clinical research. Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D. Director National Institutes of Health (NIH)