Get to know the NCATS director, including her goals and priorities for the center.
In her latest message, NCATS Director Joni Rutter describes the translational science principles NCATS used to build more accurate models for drug discovery and development.
About Our Director
Joni L. Rutter, Ph.D., sets the vision, direction, planning, and execution of the center’s complex, multifaceted programs.
Hear From the Director
We conduct and support research and other activities that address long-standing challenges in translational research so that new treatments and other health solutions reach people faster.