FasterCures, A Center of the Milken Institute

Outstanding Contribution to Health Award

The FasterCures mission is to save lives by speeding up and improving the medical research system, through cross-sector collaboration, cultivating a culture of innovation, and engaging patients as partners. FasterCures works across disease communities to advance their common mission of reducing time and cost of bringing new therapies to patients.

The organization produces materials and resources that can be accessed by all stakeholders to further their work in improvement of the medical research system. Since 2009, FasterCures has held the annual Partnering4Cures Conference, with a partnering feature (P4C Connect), bringing together potential allies to further new and innovative research projects.