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About us

The Torbay Medical Research Fund is an independent charitable fund that was set up in 1970 by local medical practitioners  to encourage better health in Torbay  through supporting local research. The Fund's instigators believed that investing in research meant investing in the future. Over 40 years later the Fund's focus remains on supporting medical, dental, health and care research that benefits the people of Torbay and South Devon. If you are a practitioner working within Torbay and South Devon  with a research project in mind or are planning to present your findings to a conference, the Research Fund  has funding streams for both. ...

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Call for research grant applications
29 Oct

Call for research grant applications

Torbay Medical Research Fund  has launched its next call for research grant applications. Applicatio...
Impact of biologic therapies project awarded grant
7 Feb

Impact of biologic therapies project awarded grant

Torbay Medical Research Fund has awarded Matthew Cates to undertake a study in what the impact of bi...
Self-management in Rheumatoid Arthritis
7 Mar

Self-management in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr Lucie Wilk has been awarded £30,867 for a study to investigate the impact of self-management educ...
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