|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|
|Number of images||6|
|Year Range from||2003|
|Year Range to||2003|
NIH; OD (Office of the Director)
NIH; NIMH (National Institute of Mental Health)
|Buildings||Building 1 (James A. Shannon Building)|
Varmus, Harold E.
Fauci, Anthony S.
Wyatt, Richard G.
Insel, Thomas R.
Kirschstein, Ruth L.
von Eschenbach, Andrew
Nussbaum, Robert L.