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Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease, NIH

The Partnership for Public Service has announced the 30 finalists for this year's Service to America Medals (SAMI). Among them is Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease at the National Institutes of Health. He and his team developed the first effective drug treatment for sickle cell disease something that's resisted cures for decades. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to review his work.

Tags: Griffin Rodgers , Partnership for Public Service , Sammies , Federal Drive , Tom Temin

Wednesday - 05/20/2015, 09:35am EDT

What can CIO-CS do for you?

Robert Coen, program director of the NIH IT GWAC program, joins host Roger Waldron to discuss how agencies are using the NIH's contract vehicles to meet customer needs.
May 19, 2015

Tags: acquisition , Contracting , Robert Coen , GWACs , NITAAC , CIO-SP3 , CIO-SP3 SB , CIO-CS , cloud computing , IT management , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf

Tuesday - 05/19/2015, 05:30pm EDT

Work of Cancer Genome Atlas leads to breakthroughs in cancer diagnosis, treatment

The Partnership of Public Service recently named Jean C. Zenklusen, Carolyn Hutter and the Cancer Genome Atlas Team as finalists for the 2015 Science and Environment Medal.

Tags: Jean Zenklusen , NCI , Carolyn Hutter , NHGRI , Cancer Genome Atlas , Sammies 2015 , Service to America Medals , people

Monday - 05/18/2015, 04:56pm EDT

Rob Coen, Director, IT Acquisition and Assessment Center, NIH

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a new governmentwide acquisition contract (GWAC). The $20 billion contract, Chief Information Officers-Commodities and Solutions (CIO-CS) was divided among 65 total companies. It'll help provide the entire federal government with IT solutions. Rob Coen is the director of the agency's IT Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC). He joined Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive to further examine the GWAC.

Tags: Rob Coen , CIO , Technology , GWAC , acquisition , Federal Drive , Tom Temin

Tuesday - 04/28/2015, 09:07am EDT

New Congress 'worst places to work' hotline: right idea, wrong question

Republican leadership in Congress needs a makeover of the way it oversees the executive branch if it expects different results, says In Depth host Francis Rose.

Tags: Francis Rose , Mark Meadows , Congress , Oversight , IRS , Secret Service , VA

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 04:26am EDT

NIH awards $20B CIO-CS acquisition contract for IT

The National Institutes of Health awarded its Chief Information Officer - Commodities and Solutions Governmentwide Acquisition Contract Tuesday to 65 vendors.

Tags: HHS , CIO-CS , GWAC , NITAAC , Contracting , Technology , acquisition , industry , Rob Coen , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 04/14/2015, 01:12pm EDT

NIH may be spared from sequestration, Cardin says

The Maryland Democrat fielded questions from National Institutes of Health employees at a town-hall meeting at the agency's Bethesda headquarters.

Tags: Ben Cardin , Francis Collins , Maryland , Workforce , budget , science , medicine , Senate , Emily Kopp , outsourcing , travel restrictions , sequestration

Thursday - 04/02/2015, 01:09pm EDT

Ron Prater, Partner and Co-Founder, Corner Alliance

Leaders at the National Institute of Health have a new BRAIN to leverage. The Biomedical Research Advanced Information Network is based in the cloud, and it's ready for other agencies to leverage. Ron Prater is partner and co-founder of the Corner Alliance, one of the co-developers of the program. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he explained how BRAIN works.

Tags: In Depth , Ron Prater ,

Thursday - 03/26/2015, 05:37pm EDT

NIH plans massive overhaul of Bethesda campus

The National Institutes of Health has big plans for its Bethesda Campus 500 pages of plans, to be specific. The plan includes everything from replacing buildings to clearing traffic congestion to changing landscaping.

Tags: buildings , Ricardo Herring , Federal Drive , Shefali Kapadia

Wednesday - 02/25/2015, 11:25am EST

Ricardo Herring, Director of Facilities Planning, National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health's massive Bethesda campus is going to undergo quite the facelift over the next couple of decades. NIH has put together a 20-year, 500-page plan for the campus that will include 17 new buildings. Ricardo Herring, the director of the Division of Facilities Planning at NIH, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with more on what NIH is planning.

Tags: Ricardo Herring , Tom Temin , Federal Drive , Bethesda , campus

Wednesday - 02/25/2015, 09:04am EST
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