Francis Collins Awarded 2020 Templeton Prize
May 20, 2020
Geneticist and physician Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, who led the Human Genome Project to its successful completion in 2003 and throughout his career has advocated for the integration of faith and reason, was announced today as the 2020 Templeton Prize Laureate.
Established in 1972
The Templeton Prize was the first major philanthropic venture of Sir John Templeton and is a joint activity of the Templeton philanthropies.
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