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Collection NIH Portrait Unveilings
Title Harold Varmus portrait
Caption Harold Varmus portrait
Description Harold Varmus became director of the National Institutes of Health on November 23, 1993 and served as director until 1999, leaving to become the President and Chief Executive Officer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. The National Institutes of Health has produced several Nobel Laureates. Varmus received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (along with Dr. J. Michael Bishop) in 1989. His portrait is in Building 1.
Credit line Courtesy of the Office of History, National Institutes of Health
Accession number 5786
Number of images 6
Catalog Number 4826
Photographer Jack Crawford
Place Bethesda, MD
Year Range from 2003
Year Range to 2003
Organizations NIH; OD (Office of the Director)
NIH; NIMH (National Institute of Mental Health)
Buildings Building 1 (James A. Shannon Building)
Other number 4826
People Varmus, Harold E.
Zerhouni, Elias
Fauci, Anthony S.
Wyatt, Richard G.
Desimone, Robert
Insel, Thomas R.
Burklow, John
Kirschstein, Ruth L.
von Eschenbach, Andrew
Nussbaum, Robert L.