History

At Mapi, we believe that research centered on people is crucial to improving world health. Since 1974 the brightest minds, leading academic researchers, and most successful life science companies have relied on Mapi’s expertise to improve people’s lives.

Mapi has committed its efforts, scientific integrity, and diligence with the understanding that everything that is done today, affects the future lives and health of our families, friends, colleagues, and communities.

Realizing the need for a non-profit and independent organization in the field of Patient-Centered Outcomes (PCO), Mapi founded Mapi Research Trust in 2004. Mapi Research Trust is dedicated to improving patient outcomes and quality of life by promoting collaborative initiatives among researchers, pharmaceutical companies, and international organization with the objective of incorporating the patient’s voice into the development process of new treatments. Mapi Research Trust offers access to free and subsidized information in the PCO field thus supporting over 7,000 independent and academic research programmes every year in over 130 countries. Every year Mapi Research Trust contributes some 4 M€ worth of services and support to academic research in the field of PCO and to improve patients’ lives around the world.