Major Completed Programs

Below is a select list of completed FNIH programs for which there were major accomplishments.

Genetic Association Information Network (GAIN)

In 2007, the Genetic Association Information Network (GAIN) completed an ambitious program to genotype existing research studies in six major common diseases, and combine the results with clinical data to create a significant new resource for genetic researchers.

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The Osteoarthritis Initiative

Launched in 2002 and completed in 2015, the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) represents a collaboration of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the private sector, working together to improve the efficiency of drug development and clinical trials for the treatment of OA.

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Avon-NCI Progress for Patients

This program funded innovative research for preventing, detecting, diagnosing, and treating breast cancer. It sought to provide recent discoveries in basic science to women at risk for breast cancer and to those who need treatment.

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Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Fund

Reauthorized in September 2007 through the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007, the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act of 2007 enabled the testing of drugs that are approved for adult use and used to treat children.

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Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP)

The Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP) was a public-private partnership involving the FDA, multiple pharmaceutical companies, and healthcare providers established to inform the appropriate use of observational healthcare databases for studying the effects (risks and benefits) of medical products.

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Grand Challenges in Global Health

Grand Challenges in Global Health (GCGH) was launched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in 2003 as a collaboration with the FNIH—and later also with the Wellcome Trust and the Canadian Institute of Health Research—as a major initiative focused on achieving scientific breakthroughs against diseases that kill millions of people each year in the world’s poorest countries.

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Research Partnership in Cognitive Aging

This project was a public-private effort between the National Institute on Aging and the McKnight Brain Research Foundation (MBRF), coordinated by FNIH, to support current and emerging research on age-related changes in the brain influencing cognition and memory loss associated with normal aging. 

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Geoffrey Beene Global Neurodiscovery Challenge

The Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer's Initiative (GBFAI) launched the 2013 Geoffrey Beene Global NeuroDiscovery Challenge with the goal to identify male/female differences in the pathogenesis and presentation of Alzheimer's disease.

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Imaging Database Resources Initiative (IDRI)

This project was designed to improve patient diagnosis and treatment by encouraging the development of more advanced medical imaging software tools.

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Drug Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN)

The NIDDK established a multi-center Drug Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN) in order to develop standardized instruments to identify and fully characterize cases of drug-induced liver injury; define the epidemiology and clinical spectrum of drug-induced liver injury.

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Programs Beginning with Numerals

1st Annual Summer Institute in Maternal-Fetal Pharmacology
1st International Workshop on The Biology, Prevention, and Treatment of Relapse After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
2014 FNIH Award Ceremony
2nd Annual NIH Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Building Research Capacity to Bridge the Gap from Science to Service
35th Anniversary Fogarty International Center Celebration
4th Annual NIH Career Symposium
4th Annual NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair
4th National Conference on Genomics and Public Health:  Using Genomic Information to improve Health Now and in the Future.
50th Anniversary - NINDS/NIMH Symposium and Dinner
50th Anniversary of NIAID
5th annual NIH Director's Pioneer Award Symposium - 2009
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A Phase II Trial of IPH2101 (anti-KIR) in Smoldering Multiple Myeloma
Accelerating Medicines Partnership: Phase 1 Program Design
Action to Cure Kidney Cancer (ACKC) Fellowship
ADNI Cerebral Spinal Fluid (CSF) Extension
Advances in Geroscience:  Impact on Healthspan and Chronic Disease Summit
Advancing Biomedical Research Workforce Diversity: NIGMS Workshop for Postdocs Transitioning to Independent Positions
Aligning Outcome Measures for Tracking Disease Status and Treatment Impact with Outcome Measures for Quality Performance:  Dementia and Cognitive Impairment as a Case Study
Allogenic Stem Cell Transplantation (A-SCT) and Survivorship Celebration-2003
Alzheimer's Disease Measurement Improvement Conference
Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI)
Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative - Optimization of Alzheimer's Disease Cognitive Measures
Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative Genotyping Analysis
Alzheimer's Disease Related Dementias Workshop 2013 - Barriers & Opportunities
Alzheimer's Disease Research Summit: The Research Milestones to Prevent and Treat AD  
Alzheimers Disease Neuroimaging Initiative--Genotyping
Analytic Method Development for Automated Transmethylation and Fast Gas Chromato
Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH)
Assembly of Former Surgery Branch Fellows
Avon-NCI Progress for Patients (PFP)
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Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Fund
BIO International Convention - 2008
Bioethics Brochure - Clinical Center
Biomarkers Consortium - Beta Cell Mass Imaging Workshop
Biomarkers Consortium - Carotid MRI Reproducibility Study (a substudy of the AIMHIGH Parent Trial)
Biomarkers Consortium - Comparison of Two PET Radioligands to Quantify the Peripheral Baenodiazepine Receptor
Biomarkers Consortium - Creating a Community Assay Resource for Standardizing and Harmonizing Multiplex Proteomic Measurements
Biomarkers Consortium - Determination of Early Responders and Qualification of Adherence during Weight Loss Treatment
Biomarkers Consortium - Development of Biomarkers for Drug Development in Autism
Biomarkers Consortium - Establish Guidelines and Initial Diagnostic Criteria for the Association of Sarcopenia with Clinically Important Weakness - Evidence for Treatment Benefit
Biomarkers Consortium - I-SPY TRIAL-2 (Investigation of Serial Studies to Predict Your Therapeutic Response with Imaging and MoLecular Analysis): An Adaptive Breast Cancer Trial Design in the Setting of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
Biomedical Engineering Summer Institute Program
Biotechnology Resource for Innovation and Development in Genomedicine
Bone Quality Initiative Meeting - 2005
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Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine - 2004 Symposium
Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine - 2009 Symposium
Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine - October 2007 Symposium
Celebrating 20 Years of Progress in Women's Health Research
Center for Excellence in Chromosome Biology Symposium
Center for Human Immunology Conference
Clinical Infectious Diseases Supplement
Clinical Research Center Opening Event
Clinical Research Training Program 5 & 10 Year Reunion (2002 and 2007)
Clinique Women's Health Summer Research Internships
Cognitive Aging Summit -2007
Cognitive Aging Summit 2 - 2010
Collaborative Summit on Breast Cancer Research
Comparative Effectiveness and Personalized Medicine: An Essential Interface
Comprehensive T Cell Vaccine Immune Monitoring Consortium (CTC-VIMC)
Conference of Dietary Supplement Use in the Elderly 2003
Cooperative Breast Cancer Tissue Resource (CBCTR)
Correlates of Vaccine Protection Workshop - Seattle
Critical Care Lecture Series
Cryptosporidium: Global burden, novel diagnostics and therapeutics, and preventive strategies
CTSA Industry Forum - Poster & Networking Reception
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Dendritic Cells in Health and Disease - A Tribute to Ralph Steinman
Development of a Second Generation Broadly Neutralizing Antibody
Dietary Supplements, Coagulation, and Antithrombotic Conference, Jan 13-14, 2005
Doris Duke FIC Capacity Building
Dr. Herbert Kotz Exemplary Oncologist Award
Drug Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN)
DVD Version of Targeted Therapies for Myeloma
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Ebola Virus Disease Clinical Studies Database
eCare Workshop
Ecology & Evolution of Infectious Diseases Meeting - 2010
Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases - 2009
Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases - 2011
Edmond J. Safra Family Lodge Garden
Epigenetic and immunoregulatory control of ocular inflammatory disease
Evaluate the Utility of Adiponectin as a Biomarker Predictive of Glycemic Efficiency
Evaluation of the effect of negative costimulatory signals on the model of experimental autoimmune uveitis (EAU) using the Ig fusion construct AMP-110
The Evolution of Infectious Diseases Symposium 7/13-15/052005
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FIC 40th Anniversary
FMF and Beyond: The 4th Intl Congress on Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases
Fojo Lab:  Genitourinary Malignancies Branch/Experimental Therapeutics Section
Fourth MIM Pan-African Malaria Conference
Friendship Fund
From Genome to Disease II:  High Throughput Biology
From Genome to Disease III Symposium - Clinical Cardiovascular Genomics
Functional Genomics of Critical Illness and Injury Conference-2002
Functional Glycomics in HIV Vaccine Design Workshop
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Genetic Association Information Network
Genome to Disease Symposium
Geoffrey Beene Global Neurodiscovery Challenge
Global Health Security Initiative (GHSI) International Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures (MCMs) Workshop - 2009
Global Health Security Initiative (GHSI) Ministerial Meeting
Google Ad Grant
Graduate Student Lounge
Grand Challenges in Global Health
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H1N1 Influenza Preparedness Summit - 2009
Head-Off Environmental Asthma in Louisiana (HEAL)
Helix and Genome - 50th Anniversary-Discovery of DNA Double Helix
Hereditary hyperhomocysteinemia - an underestimated disease?
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day -2003
Housing for Chimpanzees Retired from Biomedical Research
Human Brain Project 10th Anniversary Meeting - April 2004
Human Microbiome Project Demonstration Projects
Human Microbiome Research Conference
Human Papilloma Virus Clinical Trial (HPV-GSK)
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I Can Do It, You Can Do It
Imaging Database Resources Initiative (IDRI)
Innovation in Prevention Awards  - 2006
Innovation in Prevention Awards - 2003
Innovation in Prevention Awards - 2005
Innovation in Prevention Awards 2007 - Health Promotion Summit
Insights into Signal Transduction, March 8-9, 2001- Symposium Honoring Martha Vaughn
International Human Microbiome Conference
The Intolerable Burden of Malaria II:  Whats New, What's Needed
The Issue Was Patients: Developing Heart Valve Replacements
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The JAK-STAT Pathway:  Twenty Years from Discovery to Drugs
James B. Herrick Symposium–Sickle Cell Disease Care and Research: Past, Present, Future
John Burke Cancer Research Fund
John LaMontagne International Fellowship
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Laboratory Animal Medicine Resident Training Program
Laboratory of Cellular Carcinogenesis and Tumor Promotion
Lecture Series - Stroke Video
Lloyd Law Memorial Fund
Lymphoma Research in the Laboratory of Louis M. Staudt, M.D., Ph.D.
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Measures for Clinical Trials of Treatment of Cognitive Impairment
Meeting for John Decker Society and Program Support for NIH Rheumatology Training
Memorial Portrait, Stephen E. Straus, M.D., First Director, NCCAM
Methodological Challenges in Comparative Effectiveness Research
mHealth Research Track 2012 and Beyond
mHealth Summit - 2009
mHealth Summit 2010
mHealth Summit 2011
Minority  Faculty & Student Partnership (MFSP) Traineeships in Biotechnology
Mitochondrial Biology in Cardiovascular Health and Disease - New Mechanistic Insights and Therapeutics Developments
Molecular Monitoring of Patients w Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Consensus Workshop
Mouse Sequencing Consortium
Multilateral Initiative on Malaria - 2000-2002
Multilateral Initiative on Malaria 2007 Supplement
Mutational Analysis of the Melanoma Genome
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National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine Director's Award
National Centers for Biomedical Computing -  All Hands Meeting - 2008
National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics (NCHPEG)
National Leadership Workshop on Mentoring Women in Biomedical Careers
National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) Improved Algorithms Challenge Kick-off Meeting
Nature Journal Distribution
NCI General Agreement
NCI SBIR Investors Forum
NCMRR 20th Anniversary
NCTN Meeting to Address Accrual Challenges:  Identifying Network Strategies and Opportunities in the Era of Precision Medicine
Neuoendrocine Tunor-Carcinoid Summit Workshop Sept. 24-25, 2007
Neuropathic Cancer Pain Symposium
The Neuroscience Fellowship Program
NHLBI Bone Marrow Failure Group
NHLBI Symposium Genomics:  Gene Discovery and Clinical Applications for Cardiovascular, Lung, and Blood Diseases
NIAMS 25th Anniversary Scientific Symposium
NICHD Summer Institute on Applied Research in Child and Adolescent Development
NIGMS 50th Anniversary Stetten Symposium
NIH / FDA Glycosciences Research Day
NIH Medical Research Scholars Program 2013-2014
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Programs Annual Colloquium
NIH Retirement Ceremony for Story Landis, Ph.D. - Director of NINDS
NIH Summit on "The Science of Eliminating Health Disparities"
NIH/FDA Glycosciences Research Day
NINR 25th Anniversary
NINR Research Fellow Ralph Michael Peace
Nirenberg Memorial
Ntnl Ldrship Summit on Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health 2006
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Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP)
OD/OBSSR 10th Anniversary
Opening of the Porter Neuroscience Research Center (PNRC)
ORWH 10th Anniversary Celebration 2000
Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI)
Overcoming Barriers to Early Phase Clinical Trials
Oxford Cambridge Lunch and Dinner, 2003
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Pain & Palliative Care - General Agreement
Pain and Palliative Care Program, Ortho Biotech
Pain and Palliative Care Program, Pulmonary Hypertension Observership
PATH Youth Program: HIV/AIDS in Adolescents
Penates Fellowship
Pioneer Award Symposium
Polio Immunization: Moving Forward
Portrait of Congressman Louis Stokes for Building 50
Precision Medicine Initiative Survey
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy Data Registry
Promise of Public-Private Partnerships:  Forging New Alliances in Global Health
Psychiatric GWAS Consortium
Public Health Informatics Training Initiative
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Recruitment Video for Pediatric Clinical Research
Research in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Research Partnership in Cognitive Aging
Reunion of Former NCI Surgery Branch Fellows
Richard A. Lauderbaugh Memorial Fund
Robert Welch Memorial Fund
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Saks Jandel Benefit
Schizophrenia Metabolic Initiative (SMI-BMS)
Senior Independent Living Research Network
Seventh Annual NIH Director's Pioneer Award Program Symposium
The Ellen Shaw Fund
SHRP CTE Neuropathology Workshop
SHRP CTE TBI Workshop Research Plan # 4
Sickle Cell Therapy Meeting
Sixth Annual NIH Director's Pioneer Award Program Symposium
Specialized Program of Research Excellance (SPORE) Investigator Workshop
Stem Cell Task Force Symposium
SubPopulations and InteRmediate Outcomes Measures in COPD Study
Summit for Cancer Advocacy Community
Support of Dr. Daniel Reich's Lab in Translational Neuroradiology
Symposium on Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine
Systematic Analysis of Research Risks Project
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T regulatory cells as a peripheral marker for the development of age related macular degeneration (AMD) and uveitis
Testing for MMTV and related retroviruses in breast cancer
Three Dimensional Culture of Normal and Neoplastic Human Breast
Time Efficient Automatic Lesion Identification and Measurement on CT
Toxicity Study of Buprenorphine/Naloxone
Tracking intracellular nanoparticle dynamics and cytotoxic/epigenetic signatures both in vitro and in vivo using advanced cytometry and multimodal imaging
Travel Scholarships to the Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases Meeting - 2007
Treatment Units for Research on Neurocognition and Schizophrenia (TURNS)
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Understanding Targeted Cancer Therapies Tutorials
US-Russia Collaboration in Clinical and Translational Research
US-Russia Collaborative Sponsored Meetings
Use of Targeted Multiplex Proteomic Strategies to Identify Plasma-Based Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease
Using Patient-Derived Reprogrammed Cells for Biological and Therapeutics Discovery in Mental Illness Meeting
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Vaccine Research Center Open House/Community Meeting
VaxGen Vaccine Trial in Thailand
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers Meeting, 2003
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Women's Health Clinical Fellowship - AstraZeneca
Women's Health Postdoctoral Fellowship - Battelle Shared Post-Doctoral
Women's History Month
Workshop on Enhancing the Efficiency of Dental/Oral Health Clinical Trials
Workshop on Predictive Models for Drug Safety Asssessment 8/15-16/06
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