“The aim of the FRM is to enable the most promising research work to be completed as quickly as possible and to contribute to the development of innovative, pioneering French medical research, supporting medical progress for all.”
Valérie Lemarchandel, Scientific Director
First Objective: Support for Research
Support medical research in all fields to make progress against all diseases: cancer, Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular diseases, infectious diseases, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, rare diseases and others, through:
According to its statutes, the FRM has the possibility to act as an umbrella organization, sponsoring other organizations under its aegis, designated as “sheltered foundations” under French law. These other organizations must be dedicated to supporting medical research.
Through its educational activities, the Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale provides the general public with insight into the advances and challenges of medical research and enables donors to measure how their donations are actually helping researchers in their work.
It acts as a bridge between researchers and the general public using tool such as: