THE NIH DIRECTOR:
Released on August 12, 2015
Extraordinary progress has been made in HIV/AIDS research over the last 34 years, transforming what was once a terrifying and almost inevitably fatal disease into a treatable disorder. People with HIV/AIDS can now experience an almost normal life expectancy if antiretrovirals are started promptly and continued for life. Read More
Cross cutting areas: Basic research, research to reduce health disparities, and research training.