The NACDS Foundation seeks to be a committed collaborator. By leveraging relationships with academia, philanthropy, and the private sector, the Foundation supports evidence-based research that can be translated and replicated into real-world solutions.

The Foundation’s partners in the academic community work with health care plans, technology companies, pharmaceutical companies, and others to develop and test novel interventions.

The Foundation strives to improve public health by working with our partners to develop efficient, demonstrably successful, real-world solutions that eliminate communication barriers, catalyze innovation, increase efficiency, reduce costs, and embrace collaboration.

Research Partners

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
Duke University School of Medicine
Ferris State University
Geisinger Center for Health Research
Harvard University
Manchester University College of Pharmacy
North Dakota State University

University of Cincinnati
University of Iowa
University of Mississippi
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Washington State University
Wilkes University

Community Partners

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
Cabell-Huntington Health Department, West Virginia
CareSite Pharmacy
Costco Wholesale, dba Costco Pharmacies
CVS Health
Fred Meyer, Inc.
Fruth Pharmacy
Geisinger Center for Health Research
Georgia Department of Public Health.
Harrold’s Pharmacy, Inc.
Iowa Pharmacy Association
Kearney Clinic, Nebraska
MediQHome, North Dakota
Medicine Shoppe
Michigan Department of Community Health
Outcomes MTM, Iowa and Nebraska
Pharmacy Quality Alliance
Premera Blue Cross

Rosauers Supermarkets, Inc.
Sutter Health
The Bartell Drug Company
The Community Pharmacy Foundation
The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health
The Kroger Company
Thrifty White Pharmacy
Trinity Regional Medical Center, Iowa
UC Health, Greater Cincinnati’s Academic Health System
Unity Regional Medical Center, Iowa
UnityPoint Clinic, Iowa
UnityPoint Health, Iowa
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Walgreen Co.
Weis Markets, Inc.
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services
Yoke’s Fresh Market Pharmacy