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Our History Highlighted in Media

The New York Times News Article

The New York Times (July 3, 1953)

"Revolutionary Center for Medical Research Dedicated"

The Atlanta Journal News Article

The Atlanta Journal and The Atlanta Constitution (July 18, 1953)

"Medical Researchers and Patients Battle Disease in Giant New Washington Center"

Beacon of Hope cover

Beacon of Hope: The Clinical Center Through Forty Years of Growth and Change in Biomedicine (1993)

Washingtonian September 1997 cover page

Washingtonian (September 1997)

Last Best Hope: They have rare diseases, bizarre conditions. Some have only months to live. They come by the thousands to NIH in Bethesda, yearning to be cured.

Washingtonian May 1998 cover page

Washingtonian (May 1998)

What's Wrong With Jessica: Doctors at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda had never seen human blood quite like that of this sick little girl. Here's what it took to crack the case.

CC News 50th Anniversary edition cover page

NIH Clinical Center Celebrates 50 Years (2003)

Building Ten at Fifty: 50 Years of Clinical Research at the NIH Clinical Center

Building Ten at Fifty: 50 Years of Clinical Research at the NIH Clinical Center (2003)

CC News October 2004 special edition webpage

Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center (2004)

CC News October 2011 edition cover page

NIH Clinical Center Receives the Lasker-Bloomberg Award for Public Service (2011)

Front page of the CC News 60th Anniversary edition

Clinical Center News 60th Anniversary Edition (2013)

Throughout the year, our CC news team will highlight research, patients, staff and programs to celebrate 60 years of discovering tomorrow's cures.

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