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Collection NIH Directors
Title NIH Director and staff
Caption Rolla E. Dyer and NIH senior staff
Date 12/01/1949
Description NIH director Rolla Dyer and his staff. As director, Dr. Dyer organized the Division of Research Grants, assisted in planning the Clinical Center, and helped establish three new institutes: the National Heart Institute, the National Institute of Dental Research, and the National Institute of Mental Health. After retiring from active duty on September 30, 1950, Dr. Dyer served as a member of the scientific board of directors of the international health division of the Rockefeller Foundation.
Credit line Courtesy of the Office of History, National Institutes of Health
Accession number 5786
Number of images 1
Catalog Number 4901
Photographer Unknown
Place Bethesda, MD
Year Range from 1949
Year Range to 1949
Organizations NIH; OD (Office of the Director)
Buildings Building 1 (James A. Shannon Building)
People Dyer, Rolla E.