Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director, National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases
Interviewed by: Dr. James Hamblin, Senior Editor, The Atlantic
Dr. Fauci was appointed Director of NIAID in 1984. He oversees an extensive research portfolio of basic and applied research to prevent, diagnose, and treat infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections, influenza, tuberculosis, malaria and illness from potential agents of bioterrorism.
James Hamblin, MD, is a senior editor at The Atlantic.