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Get insight on measuring and improving the impact of medical research philanthropy

For much of its existence, FasterCures has been interested in the unique, powerful role philanthropy can have in jump-starting new models of innovation needed to accelerate progress in medical research and development. Free of the pressures of publication and career advancement in academia and the bottom-line imperatives of the private sector, and driven by the desire to deliver results to the patients they represent, nonprofit foundations are ideally positioned to make relatively high-risk investments that could significantly move a field of research forward. This document showcases some of FasterCures' efforts to maximize philanthropic investment in medical research, by giving nonprofit foundations that fund medical research a common framework for assessing and improving their organizational effectiveness, from creating organizational priorities to evaluating progress. Read the full report.

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