Dr. Steve Phillips Returns to NLM to Head SIS

Effective October 14, Steven Phillips, MD, became National Library of Medicine Associate Director for Specialized Information Services (SIS). He is former NLM Deputy Director for Research and Education and also former Acting Associate Director for SIS.

Phillips was previously a member of the NLM Board of Regents and served as its chair in 1997. Recently, he served as a consultant to NLM, providing expertise in support of NLM’s initial efforts to define the requirements for the development of a Disaster Information Management Research Center, a high-priority initiative recommended in the NLM Long Range Plan for 2006-2016.