Health : Medical Research

Tisch MS Research Center of New York

Dedicated to finding the cause of and cure for multiple sclerosis

94.28

521 W. 57th Street 4th Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (646) 557-3900   Web Site
EIN: 25-1922851

Board Leadership
Philip Weisberg
Chairman

CEO
Saud A. Sadiq
Chief Research Scientist

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.28
  Financial 98.85
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Tisch MS Research Center of New York is dedicated to finding the cause of and cure for multiple sclerosis. Tisch MS focuses on translational research, bringing findings quickly from the laboratory into clinical application to treat symptoms of MS and to halt or reverse damage caused by the disease. The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York was formally launched in 2006, but traces its lineage to the MS center at the Neurological Institute of New York of the Columbia University Medical Center. The research center performs groundbreaking investigations into the cause of MS, biomarker research aimed at developing precise diagnostic and predictive tools to bring the disease under the control of treating neurologists, and novel regenerative strategies for repairing the damage done by the disease in patients who are unresponsive to standard treatments.

The Tisch MS Research Center of New York is dedicated to finding the cause of and cure for multiple sclerosis. Tisch MS focuses on translational research, bringing findings quickly from the laboratory into clinical application to treat symptoms of MS and to halt or reverse damage caused by the disease. The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York was formally launched in 2006, but traces its lineage to the MS center at the Neurological Institute of New York of the Columbia University Medical Center. The research center performs groundbreaking investigations into the cause of MS, biomarker research aimed at developing precise diagnostic and predictive tools to bring the disease under the control of treating neurologists, and novel regenerative strategies for repairing the damage done by the disease in patients who are unresponsive to standard treatments.

Financial

98.85

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 14.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tisch MS Research Center of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tisch MS Research Center of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,068,401
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,653,169
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,721,570
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $11,721,570
   Other Revenue $-2,537
TOTAL REVENUE $11,719,033
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,863,629
   Administrative Expenses $902,287
   Fundraising Expenses $659,980
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,425,896
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,293,137
   
Net Assets $10,245,661

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Saud A. Sadiq Chief Research Scientist
Other Salaries of Note
$193,265 2.05% Violaine Harris Senior Research Scientist
$143,698 1.52% Amanda B. Oppenheimer Chief Financial Officer
$139,542 1.48% Lisa Mandel Director of Development

Mission

The Tisch MS Research Center of New York is dedicated to finding the cause of and cure for multiple sclerosis. Tisch MS focuses on translational research, bringing findings quickly from the laboratory into clinical application to treat symptoms of MS and to halt or reverse damage caused by the disease. The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York was formally launched in 2006, but traces its lineage to the MS center at the Neurological Institute of New York of the Columbia University Medical Center. The research center performs groundbreaking investigations into the cause of MS, biomarker research aimed at developing precise diagnostic and predictive tools to bring the disease under the control of treating neurologists, and novel regenerative strategies for repairing the damage done by the disease in patients who are unresponsive to standard treatments.

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Charity Contact Info

Tisch MS Research Center of New York
521 W. 57th Street
4th Floor
New York, NY 10019
tel: (646) 557-3900
fax: (646) 557-3901
EIN: 25-1922851

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Board Leadership

Philip Weisberg
Chairman

CEO

Saud A. Sadiq
Chief Research Scientist