News & Announcements

The FNIH has selected two longstanding, private-sector partners — Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Pfizer — as recipients of the Charles A. Sanders, M.D., Partnership Award.


Nonprofits and companies unite in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease by donating more than $14 million to the FNIH for the third phase of the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.

Dr. Dennis Black

Read about the first study results of the Bone Quality Project in a Q&A with Dr. Dennis Black, Principal Investigator.


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.

Eliminate Dengue Program

The Eliminate Dengue program is ramping up after discovering that the presence of Wolbachia bacteria in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes inhibits replication of the Zika virus.

Salk Institute Presents FNIH Board Member Solomon H. Snyder, M.D., with Medal for Research Excellence

Renowned neuroscientist Solomon H. Snyder, M.D., was awarded the Salk Institute’s Medal for Research Excellence for transformative research on neuropharmacology.

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