Director’s Blog Imagine for a moment that we had the magic bullet for depression or schizophrenia or anorexia or autism. A single pill, taken once a day, safe and effective, that would immediately and continually keep all of the symptoms at bay.

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Director’s Blog When Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited NIH last November , she spoke of an “AIDS-free generation” and the promise of research to achieve this goal. AIDS is an infectious disease, and not surprisingly, most NIH AIDS research is supported by NIAID. But the AIDS epidemic is driven by behavior, so NIMH has been an important part of the NIH fight against HIV/AIDS for over two decades.

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