FEATURED WORKAcceptance Address by Dr. Francis S. Collins at the 2020 Templeton Prize Ceremony
Statement by Heather Templeton Dill at the 2020 Templeton Prize Ceremony
2020 Templeton Prize Ceremony press release
Statement by Heather Templeton Dill
Statement by Francis Collins
Francis Collins is the Director of the National Institutes of Health and led the Human Genome Project to its successful completion in 2003. Throughout his career, he has advocated for the integration of faith and reason.
In his scientific leadership, public speaking, and popular writing, including his bestselling 2006 book, The Language of God, Collins has demonstrated how religious faith can motivate and inspire rigorous scientific research. He endeavors to encourage religious communities to embrace the latest discoveries of genetics and the biomedical sciences as insights to enrich and enlarge their faith.