|Title||NIH Director and staff|
|Caption||Rolla E. Dyer and NIH senior staff|
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|
|Number of images||1|
|Year Range from||1949|
|Year Range to||1949|
|Organizations||NIH; OD (Office of the Director)|
|Buildings||Building 1 (James A. Shannon Building)|
Dyer, Rolla E.