March 17, 2023

Vax Facts Friday 3.17.23

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Q. Which scientist was the first female director of the National Institutes of Health?

A. Isabel Morgan    
B. Margaret Pittman
C. Pearl Kendrick
D. Melinda Gates





The correct answer is B. Margaret Pittman
In 1957, Pittman became the director of the National Institutes of Health. She was the first woman to serve in this role. Learn more about the life and work of Margaret Pittman and others on the Vax Pack Hero website:


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