FORA.tv Speaker - Elizabeth Nabel
Elizabeth G. Nabel is Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Nabel leads an extensive international research portfolio with an annual budget of about $3 billion to prevent, diagnose, and treat heart, lung, and blood diseases. As a physician-scientist, Dr. Nabel has made substantial contributions to our understanding of the molecular genetics of cardiovascular diseases, which have led to the development of novel therapeutics and devices.
She is the recipient of the Willem Einthoven Award, the Amgen-Scientific Achievement Award, and the American Heart Association Distinguished Achievement Award, as well as several honorary degrees. Dr. Nabel is an elected member of the Institute of Medicine, where she serves on its governing council.
10.04.07 | 01:06:55 min
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