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National Minority Quality Forum Announces Addition of PhRMA to Collaboration to Increase Diversity in Clinical Trials

National Minority Quality Forum Announces Addition of PhRMA to Collaboration to Increase Diversity in Clinical Trials

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gretchen C. Wartman Monday, July 08, 2013 Telephone: 202-223-7560   The National Minority Quality Forum (The Forum) announces that the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) has joined The Forum’s collaboration with Microsoft to launch The National Clinical Trial Network (NCTN). PhRMA represents the country’s leading innovative biopharmaceutical research and […]

PhRMA Joins with National Minority Quality Forum and Microsoft to Address Diversity in Clinical Trials

PhRMA Joins with National Minority Quality Forum and Microsoft to Address Diversity in Clinical Trials

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Stephanie Fischer  (202) 835-3460    WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 18, 2013) – The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) announced today that it is partnering with the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) and Microsoft to help increase diversity in clinical trials. “Promoting awareness and creating connectivity that can translate into enhanced […]

National Minority Quality Forum Announces Support for Government Noninterference in Drug Price Negotiations

National Minority Quality Forum Announces Support for Government Noninterference in Drug Price Negotiations

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Minority Quality Forum (The Forum) announces today its support for government noninterference in drug price negotiations for Medicare Part D. A provision of the Social Security Act prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from interfering in the negotiations between drug manufacturers, pharmacies, and sponsors of prescription drug plans […]

National Minority Quality Forum to Launch the National Clinical Trial Network with Microsoft

National Minority Quality Forum to Launch the National Clinical Trial Network with Microsoft

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2013 — The National Minority Quality Forum announced today a collaboration between its National Health Index (NHI) and Microsoft Corporation to launch the National Clinical Trial Network (NCTN) designed to address important challenges in clinical trials—accelerating recruitment and diversity. The relationship allows NCTN to deliver a platform that provides a comprehensive database of […]

CardioMetabolic Health Alliance

CardioMetabolic Health Alliance

Experts Join Forces to Improve Care for People with Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease CardioMetabolic Health Alliance to address high-risk groups   BOSTON, October 4, 2012 – An estimated 47 million people in the U.S. are living with cardiometabolic disorders, putting them at an increased risk of developing heart disease or type 2 diabetes. To […]

National Health Index (NHI) and n4a Win Sanofi US 2012 Data Design Diabetes Innovation Challenge

National Health Index (NHI) and n4a Win Sanofi US 2012 Data Design Diabetes Innovation Challenge

July 20, 2012 National Health Index (NHI) and n4a Win Sanofi US 2012 Data Design Diabetes Innovation Challenge   Diabetes care centers in underutilizing communities, as powered by the NHI, prove to be winning concept   WASHINGTON, DC: The National Health Index (NHI) and National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) collaborated to win the Sanofi US 2012 […]

The National Minority Quality Forum Launches Lead Risk Index: Protecting children from lead poisoning

The National Minority Quality Forum Launches Lead Risk Index: Protecting children from lead poisoning

June 27, 2012 The National Minority Quality Forum Launches Lead Risk Index   Protecting children from lead poisoning   WASHINGTON, DC: Parents, healthcare providers and policy makers now have a new Web-based tool to research and better understand the risk for lead poisoning at zip code-level granularity. Launched today, the Lead Risk Index from the National […]

Magellan Diagnostics Partners with the National Minority Quality Forum to Provide Nationwide Lead Exposure Data to the Public

Magellan Diagnostics Partners with the National Minority Quality Forum to Provide Nationwide Lead Exposure Data to the Public

  May 10, 2012 Magellan Diagnostics Partners with the National Minority Quality Forum to Provide Nationwide Lead Exposure Data to the Public   CHELMSFORD, MA: Magellan Diagnostics, the developer of point-of-care lead testing devices, today announced it is collaborating with the National Minority Quality Forum (the Forum) to create Web-based tools and information for indexing lead […]

Experts Call for Consumer-Oriented Healthcare System, Recognize Champions at National Health Disparities Summit: Senator Daniel Akaka, Rep. Ruben Hinojosa and Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Honored

Experts Call for Consumer-Oriented Healthcare System, Recognize Champions at National Health Disparities Summit: Senator Daniel Akaka, Rep. Ruben Hinojosa and Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Honored

April 24, 2012 (Revised May 8, 2012) Contact: Anne Prince Ph. 202.276.3943 Experts Call for Consumer-Oriented Healthcare System, Recognize Champions at National Health Disparities Summit   Senator Daniel Akaka, Rep. Ruben Hinojosa, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, and Boston Scientific Honored   WASHINGTON, DC: The National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) in collaboration and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the CBC Health Braintrust, convened elite opinion leaders, Members of Congress […]

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