College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Research support and commercialisation

The College is committed to maintaining and expanding its research funding, and translating the resulting research into impact for health and wealth in Scotland, the UK and globally. It has put an infrastructure in place to assist researchers in fulfilling this agenda.

Research Support and Governance

Scientist and microscope
At the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, we offer comprehensive support for our researchers and collaborators.


Sunergos Innovations illustration of researcher
Research Commercialisation at the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine is supported by the Medical Innovations Team and Edinburgh Innovations.

Career Development

Researcher and mentor
We deliver research training schemes to get and keep the most talented early career researchers, developing our culture of translation of research to maximise impact on health and wealth.

Institutional Strategic Support Fund (ISSF3)

The Wellcome Trust-University of Edinburgh Institutional Strategic Support Fund is intended to support institutional strategies for the biomedical sciences.

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Institutes, Centres, Facilities and Cross-campus Networks

Our Research

Essential Medicines Policy - our commitment to advancing development in the world's poorest countries (PDF)