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Maria Freire

President, Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation

October 1, 2010
Maria Freire


Maria Freire is the President of The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation and the former Chief Executive Officer of the Global Alliance for TB Drug Development. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the DHHS Secretary's Award for Distinguished Service, The Arthur S. Flemming Award and The Bayh-Dole Award. Dr. Freire is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science and the Council on Foreign Relations.