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About NFID

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1973 dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the causes, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases across the lifespan.

NFID carries out its mission by:

  • Educating the Public
  • Educating Healthcare Professionals
  • Supporting Research and Training in Infectious Diseases
  • Building Coalitions
  • Honoring Scientific and Public Health Achievement, Legislative Contributions, and Philanthropy in Infectious Diseases

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
7201 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 750
Bethesda, MD 20814

P: (301) 656-0003
F: (301) 907-0878

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