News & Announcements


The FNIH Biomarkers Consortium has met a critical milestone that could improve clinical trials and accelerate treatment approvals for hospital-acquired bacterial infections.


The FNIH Biomarkers Consortium has launched a study to identify biological markers in the blood that will measure a Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) patient’s increased risk for cardiovascular disease—the leading cause of deaths in RA patients.

Predicting TB

The PredictTB project is funded in-part by the FNIH through a donation from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, with management support provided by NIAID and Catalysis Foundation for Health.


Dr. Maria Freire Appears on PBS’ The Open Mind with Alexander Heffner

The FNIH President and Executive Director, Dr. Maria Freire, speaks about the transformative nature of biomedical research.

Tom Insel, M.D.

A new article in The Atlantic features FNIH Board Member Tom Insel, M.D., and focuses on treating mental illness with smartphones.

Julie and Paul Gattini

Learn how the Edmond J. Safra Family Lodge helps families like Julie and Paul Gattini in this America’s Charities blog post.

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