Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) is a leader in addressing complex scientific and health issues.

Established by the United States Congress to support the mission of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the FNIH is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) charitable organization that brings new resources to a broad portfolio of programs that enhance NIH priorities and activities.  The many partnerships FNIH forms and fosters - among the federal government, corporations, foundations, nonprofit organizations and individuals - support biomedical research, education and training.  Donors to FNIH advance scientific discovery, support our next generation's scientists and improve human health.

 

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NIH Medical Research Scholars Program

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The MRSP is a robust, innovative one-year research training program for our most outstanding students. We provide intensive training for medical, dental and veterinary students at the NIH campus.

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The Edmond J. Safra Family Lodge

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The Edmond J. Safra Family Lodge opened in 2005 to provide a home away from home, free of charge, for families and loved ones of adult patients receiving care at the NIH Clinical Center.

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Biomarkers Consortium - Bone Quality Project

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The goal of the Biomarkers Consortium Bone Quality Project is to advance the qualification of biomarkers for drug development and patient management in osteoporosis.

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Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The NIH’s largest public-private partnership on brain research, ADNI tracks normal, mildly cognitively impaired, and Alzheimer's disease brain changes to measure the progression of the condition.

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Sports and Health Research Program

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

Our program is aimed to enhance the health of athletes at all levels, and to extend the impact of that research to benefit others in the general population, including members of the military.

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