Did You Know? Dr. Fauci

Did You Know?
Anthony Fauci is an American physician and immunologist who has served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAIS) since 1984 and has been an advisor to every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan. President George W. Bush awarded Fauci the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the U. S., for his work on AIDS relief. He was born in Brooklyn in 1940 to Italian immigrants and attended medical school at Cornell University Medical College where he graduated first in his his class in 1966.