I’m In was founded by the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) to help increase diversity in clinical trials.
National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) was founded by Gary A. Puckrein, PhD in 1998. NMQF was founded to address the need for strengthening national and local efforts to use evidence-based, data-driven initiatives to guide programs to eliminate the disproportionate burden of premature death and preventable illness for racial and ethnic minorities and other special populations.
PhRMA, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, represents the country’s leading biopharmaceutical researchers and biotechnology companies. PhRMA members are committed to finding tomorrow’s cures and treatments for some of the most serious diseases such as Cancer, Alzheimer’s Disease, Cystic Fibrosis and Parkinson's. New medicines are an integral part of the health care system, providing doctors and their patients with safe and effective treatment options, extending and improving quality of life. PhRMA is an I’m In Champion and is committed to increasing diversity in clinical trials.
I’m In has great educational resources for individuals, patient advocates, media, and industry.