Health : Medical Research

McLaughlin Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences

Improving human health through innovative genetic research and education

four stars

91.18

1520 23rd Street, S Great Falls, MT 59405
tel: (406) 452-6208   Web Site
EIN: 81-0459235

Board Leadership
Randy Gray
Board Chair

CEO
Dr. Michael Kavanaugh, PhD
Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.18 four stars
  Financial 89.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1989, McLaughlin Research Institute is an independent research organization in Great Falls, Montana near the Rocky Mountain Front. Research at the Institute focuses on understanding the genetic control of normal development and disease susceptibility using the mouse as a model system. The Institute works to ultimately improve human health by conducting highly interactive and creative biomedical research aimed primarily at understanding the genetic basis of susceptibility to disease. Research results are disseminated through participation in organized educational programs, publications in scientific journals, and other means. The Institute is also committed to being a resource for science education and training for students and teachers in a rural region.

Incorporated in 1989, McLaughlin Research Institute is an independent research organization in Great Falls, Montana near the Rocky Mountain Front. Research at the Institute focuses on understanding the genetic control of normal development and disease susceptibility using the mouse as a model system. The Institute works to ultimately improve human health by conducting highly interactive and creative biomedical research aimed primarily at understanding the genetic basis of susceptibility to disease. Research results are disseminated through participation in organized educational programs, publications in scientific journals, and other means. The Institute is also committed to being a resource for science education and training for students and teachers in a rural region.

Financial

three stars

89.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.51
  Program Expenses Growth -12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by McLaughlin Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by McLaughlin Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,853,764
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $833,497
Total Contributions $2,687,261
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,687,261
   Other Revenue $245,237
TOTAL REVENUE $2,932,498
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,096,564
   Administrative Expenses $412,714
   Fundraising Expenses $129,489
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,638,767
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $293,731
   
Net Assets $12,853,795

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$164,289 6.22% George A. Carlson Director

Mission

Incorporated in 1989, McLaughlin Research Institute is an independent research organization in Great Falls, Montana near the Rocky Mountain Front. Research at the Institute focuses on understanding the genetic control of normal development and disease susceptibility using the mouse as a model system. The Institute works to ultimately improve human health by conducting highly interactive and creative biomedical research aimed primarily at understanding the genetic basis of susceptibility to disease. Research results are disseminated through participation in organized educational programs, publications in scientific journals, and other means. The Institute is also committed to being a resource for science education and training for students and teachers in a rural region.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
McLaughlin Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences (MT) 91.18 four stars
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (MD) 96.20 four stars
International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (NY) 86.67 three stars
Center for Infectious Disease Research (WA) 89.02 three stars
Salk Institute for Biological Studies (CA) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

McLaughlin Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences
1520 23rd Street, S
Great Falls, MT 59405
tel: (406) 452-6208
fax: (406) 454-6019
EIN: 81-0459235

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Board Leadership

Randy Gray
Board Chair

CEO

Dr. Michael Kavanaugh, PhD
Director