NIH and NASA Activities

October 25, 2007 (historical)

Photos from the September 12 signing ceremony

Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni, NASA Administrator Dr. Michael D. Griffin, Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz share a laugh before the ceremony.

Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni, NASA Administrator Dr. Michael D. Griffin, Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz share a laugh before the ceremony.


 

NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni emphasizes the International Space Station's promise for biomedical research.

NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni emphasizes the International Space Station's promise for biomedical research.


 

NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni and NASA Administrator Dr. Michael D. Griffin sign an agreement making U.S. resources on the International Space Station available for NIH-funded research.  Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) (left), Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz witness the occasion.

NIH Director Dr. Elias A. Zerhouni and NASA Administrator Dr. Michael D. Griffin sign an agreement making U.S. resources on the International Space Station available for NIH-funded research. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) (left), Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz witness the occasion.


 

NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz (at podium) introduces Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL).

NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz (at podium) introduces Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL).


 

NASA Associate Administrator for Space Operations Mr. William H. Gerstenmaier, former astronaut Colonel Carl E. Walz (USAF, Ret.), NICHD scientist Dr. Joshua Zimmerberg, and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz respond to questions from the media.

NASA Associate Administrator for Space Operations Mr. William H. Gerstenmaier, former astronaut Colonel Carl E. Walz (USAF, Ret.), NICHD scientist Dr. Joshua Zimmerberg, and NIAMS Director Dr. Stephen I. Katz respond to questions from the media.