Christine Grady Bio, Christine Grady Wiki
Christine Grady is a nurse and bioethicist who in 2020 serves as the head of the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center. She is married to Anthony Fauci, who has served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984. Fauci’s wife is also in the medical field, though she is not in the spotlight as much as her husband. Grady works as a nurse-bioethicist at the National Institutes of Health.
Education & Career
Grady obtained a BS in nursing and biology at Georgetown University, an MSN from Boston College, and a PhD in philosophy from Georgetown University. She has worked in nursing, clinical research and clinical care, and HIV. Grady was a Commissioner on the United States President’s Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues between 2010 and 2017. She is a member of the National Academy of Medicine, a senior fellow at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, and a fellow of the Hastings Center as well as the American Academy of Nursing.
Awards & Honours
Grady received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) CEO Award in 2017 and the Director’s Award from the same organization in the years 2015 and 2017.
Christine Grady Husband Anthony Fauci
Grady is married to Anthony S. Fauci, an American immunologist and head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the NIH. Christine Grady met her husband of more than thirty years while caring for a patient. Anthony Fauci explained in a 2015 interview that he and Grady “met over the bed of a patient.” He raved about his wife as a “triple threat. She went to school to get her PhD in philosophy, worked, and had three children.” Grady and Fauci got married in 1985. They have three adult daughters: Jennifer, Megan, and Alison.