Research can prevent strokes and saves lives. We understand just how important researchers are in pushing the boundaries and producing groundbreaking results for the world of stroke. We would like you to become part of our stroke research community.
Our Research Strategy, the research we fund, how to apply for funding, how to get involved in research, and our research news and events.
Find out more about the funding schemes we operate at the Stroke Association.
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.
Our European Research Partnerships booklet provides an overview of European research projects we are involved in and how to get in touch for further information.
How we take part in EU funded research and details of current projects.
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.