The New Wave of Cancer Research: An Interview with Dr. Harold Varmus


On this episode of The Henna Hundal Show, Henna Hundal interviews Dr. Harold Varmus, the 14th Director of the National Institutes of Health from 1993-1999. In addition, Dr. Varmus served as the 14th Director of the National Cancer Institute from 2010 to 2015 and is a co-recipient of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his pivotal research on retroviral oncogenes. In this interview, Dr. Varmus discusses the most exciting contemporary advances in cancer research and offers insight into his leadership experiences at the intersection of science and politics.