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    Letter from Dr. Stephen Katz: Building Bridges to Enhance Patient Care: The NIAMS Intramural Research Program

    Date: March 02, 2016


    In his latest letter, the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) Director, Stephen I. Katz, M.D., Ph.D., speaks on the NIAMS Intramural Research Program (IRP), and the entire intramural program at NIH, which offer unique resources in the biomedical research enterprise. He says, “(IRPs) are able to build bridges across the traditional silos that tend to separate organizations, patients and scientists, and research results and clinical practice. These collaborations make an enormous difference for all Americans.” Dr. Katz’s letter details how IRPs help enhance patient care. Read the full letter on the NIAMS website.