Company Name: FNIH
Company description: Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Medical science is poised like never before to crack the code to some of humankind’s most vexing health challenges—including Alzheimer’s disease, HIV, malaria, cancer. By supporting the mission of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health draws together the world’s foremost researchers and resources, pressing the frontier to advance these critical discoveries. Through the foundation, every stakeholder—individuals, companies, universities, agencies and advocacy groups—plays a role in this exciting endeavor to improve health around the world. The Foundation for NIH was established by Congress in 1990 as a 501(c)(3) public charity. They began their work in 1996 to facilitate groundbreaking research at the National Institutes of Health and worldwide. As an independent non-profit organization, they accomplish this by raising private funds and creating public-private partnerships to support the mission of the National Institutes of Health (NIH): conducting scientific research…to extend healthy life and to reduce the burdens of illness and disability. The partnerships they create combine the expertise and resources of NIH with those of industry, the public and philanthropic communities, sparking research that is more innovative, collaborative, complex, and efficient than ever before. They are recognized as the number-one medical research charity in the country—leveraging support, and convening high level partnerships, for the greatest impact on the most urgent medical challenges we face today.
Address: 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814-3999
Contact Information: (301) 402-5311
Category: Association Partners