Anthony Fauci

Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health; Chief, NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation, US Department of Health and Human Services

Anthony Fauci is director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the US National Institutes of Health, where he oversees an extensive research portfolio focused on infectious and immune-mediated diseases. He is one of the key advisors to the White House and to the US Department of Health and Human Services on global HIV/AIDS issues and on public health preparedness initiatives against emerging infectious disease threats. Fauci was a principal architect of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. His awards include the National Medal of Science, the Mary Woodard Lasker Award for Public Service, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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Infectious diseases represent one of the greatest threats to global health and security. The failures of the Ebola... See more
Thirty-six million people have died of AIDS since 1981, and about as many are living with HIV today. But antiretroviral... See more
The Zika virus, first identified among humans in 1952 in Uganda, began spreading across the Americas and the Caribbean... See more
Pharmaceutical advances are expanding, with some exciting new drugs already on the market and others ready to emerge... See more