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Founded in 1993, the Sabin Vaccine Institute is a non-profit 501c3 organization dedicated to preventing and curing infectious and neglected tropical diseases worldwide, and eliminating the tremendous human suffering they cause. Led by Dr. Peter Hotez, President of Sabin and Distinguished Research Professor at the George Washington University School of Medicine, the Sabin Vaccine Institute works tirelessly to develop treatments and vaccines for the world’s poor and establish networks to ensure these treatments are effectively and efficiently delivered. Around the world -- and even right here in the United States -- there are diseases that cause tremendous human suffering and wreak havoc on the lives of millions. Together with our network of global partners, the Sabin Vaccine Institute works tirelessly to reduce the impact of infectious and neglected tropical diseases. www.sabin.org/
Advance the understanding of the brain and the nervous system by bringing together scientists of diverse backgrounds, by facilitating the integration of research directed at all levels of biological organization, and by encouraging translational research and the application of new scientific knowledge to develop improved disease treatments and cures.
Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) is a new non-partisan science-based coalition seeking sound research policies that focus more of our best minds on feeding America and the world.
The Commonwealth Fund is a private foundation that aims to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access, improved quality, and greater efficiency, particularly for society's most vulnerable, including low-income people, the uninsured, minority Americans, young children, and elderly adults. The Fund carries out this mandate by supporting independent research on health care issues and making grants to improve health care practice and policy. An international program in health policy is designed to stimulate innovative policies and practices in the United States and other industrialized countries. www.commonwealthfund.org/
USFD is a research project tracking more than 200 low- and moderate-income households over the course of a year, and collecting highly detailed data on household financial activity. The project is a joint initiative of New York University’s Financial Access Initiative (NYU-FAI),The Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI), and Bankable Frontier Associates (BFA).