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NIH Director Asks Researchers About Sequestration’s Impact

May 8, 2013

National Institutes of Health Director Frances S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., posted a Twitter request that, within hours, garnered responses and retweets from researchers and institutions across the United States.

The May 7 tweet read:

A follow-up tweet posted by Dr. Collins later that day continued:

Send your thoughts on the sequester impact directly to Dr. Collins on TwitterThis link will open a non-federal website in a new window. using the hashtag #NIHSequesterImpact.

We at the NIDCD would also love to hear your comments about research, prevention, and treatment of communication disorders. You can reach us via TwitterThis link will open a non-federal website in a new window. or email us.

To follow Dr. Collins on Twitter, click hereThis link will open a non-federal website in a new window.. To follow the NIDCD on Twitter, click hereThis link will open a non-federal website in a new window..

For more information about Dr. Collins and the NIH, see the following resources: