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Dr. Anthony Fauci

Immunologist and Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
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Anthony Stephen Fauci ( /ˈfi/) (born December 24, 1940) is an American immunologist who serves as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and as a member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force addressing the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic.

As a physician with the National Institutes of Health of the United States, he has served public health in various capacities for over fifty years. He has made contributions to HIV/AIDS research and other immunodeficiencies, both as a scientist and as the head of the NIAID at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The New York Times called Fauci "the nation’s leading expert on infectious diseases".

Last Updated: March 23, 2020

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