President Obama Appoints Dr. Thomas Frieden as CDC Director
President Obama has appointed Dr. Thomas Frieden, currently Commissioner of the New York City Health Department, as Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Read the White House press release on the appointment here.
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