Find out more about the funding schemes we operate at the Stroke Association.
Find out how we raised our income and how we spent our income.
Our Research Strategy, the research we fund, how to apply for funding, how to get involved in research, and our research news and events.
Our 5 year research strategy demonstrates where our vision lies and how we aim to get there.
Medical research is essential to develop new treatments and therapies for stroke so that patients in the UK can get the best possible care. Clinical trials are conducted to test whether a new medical intervention is safe and effective and these trials often rely on the participation of volunteer stroke survivors.
If you’re looking for people affected by stroke to be involved in your research, the Stroke Association can help.
The Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a new £5m call for capital investment to support between two and five human tissue banks with linked data resources. Awards will be made to teams of academics working in close partnership with medical research charities.
As part of our research programme, we fund exceptional candidates from stroke professional backgrounds to our prestigious Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowship positions.
It's estimated that about half of people admitted to hospital with a stroke will have lost control of their bladder, and a third will experience loss of bowel control. Last week, a research incontinence workshop was held at Guy's Hospital London, with the aim of stimulating research into incontinence.
Find out more about research events hosted by the Stroke Association.