College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Research support

Explore the research infrastructure, support and facilities that enable our researchers to deliver cutting-edge research.

The College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine (CMVM) is committed to providing the best environment, support and services for all our researchers to thrive. This section aims to signpost and guide you to the right services and resources across the College and wider University, whether you are planning a new research study, need approvals, wish to take the next step in your career, or are interested in College priorities such as Open Research, translation and commercialisation or research ethics and integrity.

An inclusive, fair and respectful culture in which all staff and students can flourish is key to the success of the College community. You can explore the ongoing initiatives and resources to promote inclusivity and diversity on dedicated College and University pages.

College Equality & Diversity page

University Equality & Diversity page


Expert services and support for all types and stages of research

Explore the headings below to learn about the support and services available to develop and deliver research projects, as well as to foster a welcoming and supportive working environment.

Our structure

Explore the institutes, centres and networks in which our research takes place.

CMVM Research Office

We support the CMVM Dean of Research and Registrar and play a major strategic role in developing research, supporting staff and ensuring that CMVM strategy and environment support the highest levels of research excellence and integrity.

Open Research

Find out how we are supporting the adoption of Open Research principles and practice.

Finding funding

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Successful funding applications are a team effort and require planning ahead. Learn more about the resources that enable you to submit the best possible bids.

Research culture hub

Learn about the work to support a positive and inclusive research culture within the College, the University and the wider sector.

Digital research facilitation

Digital Research Services offer a single point of access for all data and computing services available to researchers at the University of Edinburgh. We can help you find the right resources and support for every stage of the research lifecycle.

Global health research

Support, opportunities, partnerships and training related to global health and international research.

Clinical research support

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Explore the teams providing essential support and services to anyone planning a clinical research project.

Our research facilities

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Our research insights are underpinned by our state-of-the-art research facilities and expert technologists

Research ethics and integrity

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The College is committed to ensuring that research ethics, integrity and governance are firmly embedded in our ethos and culture.

Research Impact

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Explore how your research could make a difference in society, and find resources to generate, support and maximise impact.

Early career researchers

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Information for early career researchers (ECRs) in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact