Assuming the Role of NCI Director: Working to Accelerate Progress

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NCI Director Dr. Norman E. Sharpless. Credit: National Institutes of Health.



I’m not sure anything can prepare a person to become director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), but I can honestly say that I am humbled to have been appointed to this position and am excited to have this unique opportunity.

As many of you may know, I come to NCI from the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, where I had the privilege to serve as director for the last 3 1/2 years...

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