The NIH intramural program has placed its mark on another Nobel prize. You likely heard that Eric Betzig of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Farm Research Campus (Ashburn, Virginia) will share the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry “for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy.” What you may not know is that Eric’s key experiment came to life right here at the NIH.
FROM THE OFFICE OF INTRAMURAL TRAINING AND EDUCATION
The NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair
BY PATRICIA KIESLER, NIAID
“We care deeply about the next generation of scientists and health-care providers and people working at the interfaces of various disciplines,” said Sharon Milgram, director of NIH’s Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE), during her opening remarks at the seventh annual NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair.