Who we are

The Immune Disease Institute is a non-profit, independent research institution recognized worldwide for its discoveries that increase the body’s ability to fight disease and to heal.

The breakthroughs of IDI scientists are greatly increasing our understanding of the influence of immune defense and inflammation on medical discovery, healthcare, and disease management.

The Immune Disease Institute is academically affiliated with Harvard Medical School, and its investigators hold appointments in departments of HMS. IDI is a wholly independent organization in its governance, finance, and research direction.