As NIDDK celebrates its 70th anniversary, NIDDK Director Dr. Griffin P. Rodgers highlights the camaraderie of the NIDDK team, whose achievements together have led to better ways to prevent and treat conditions that are among the country’s greatest public health concerns, including diabetes, obesity, and kidney diseases.
For more information, visit https://www.niddk.nih.gov/about-niddk/70th-anniversary
DR. RODGERS: People like to work here. It’s not just satisfaction; it’s engagement, people feel like this is a family. Even our outfacing elements – we try to make sure that people realize the importance of their work and what effect this has on the American population.