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Affiliated Organization: NFID


The National Foundation of Infectious Disease (NFID) and LWW have established a publishing partnership agreement whereby LWW publishes NFID Clinical Updates in Infectious Diseases, as journal-based continuing medical education (CME) activities, as well as other professional education materials.

Founded in 1973, NFID is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the causes, prevention, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan. For additional information about NFID, visit

We Implement Our Mission Through:

  • Public Education
  • Professional Education
  • Supporting Research in Infectious Diseases
  • Coalition Building
  • Honoring Leaders in Infectious Disease Research
  • Honoring Leaders in Philanthropic and Legislative Contributions to Health​

Contact Information

7201 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 750
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: 301-656-0003
Fax: 301-907-0878

NFID Calls for Nominations for 2017 Awards

​​Nominations for the 2017 Maxwell Finland for Scientific Achievement and Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter  Humanitarian Award will be accepted until June 30, 2016. Individuals or groups may submit nominations. All nominations must be submitted online.

Contact Information:
Joanna Colbourne
(301) 656-0003
(202) 538-7072 (mobile)

Enjoy highlights of the 2016 awards where Drs. Robert E. Black, Diane E. Griffin, and Larry K. Pickering were honored.