Following a ground breaking study published in 2008, which yielded the first quantitative assessment of the economic benefit of biomedical and health science in the UK, the Wellcome Trust, Cancer Research UK, the Department for Health and the Academy of Medical Sciences commissioned this new study t
Better evidence is needed to demonstrate the impact of UK medical research on national health and prosperity, according to this report, published by the UK Evaluation Forum.'Medical Research: Assessing the benefits to society', calls for the further development of methods to capture and evaluate the
This report presents an overview of trends in the funding and outputs of biomedical research in the UK, with some international comparisons.
This meeting sought to explore how qualitative social research could be useful in multidisciplinary initiatives in biomedical ethics.
This paper describes the work of Wellcome's programme of research into the social, ethical and public policy implications of advances in biomedicine.
This meeting looked at key themes for further research in the ethical, social, legal and public policy implications of human biological sample collections.
This report looks at how qualitative social research can be used in multidisciplinary initiatives intended to inform ethical healthcare.
to build a greater sense of identity for the Programme to foster contacts within the grantholder community, and between grantholders, Trust staff and members of the Funding Committee to highlight to grantholders the range of biomedical ethics research supported by the Trust to discuss how ethics res
This report looks at the regulatory and legal aspects of using biomedical sample collections and personal medical information in research.
This paper looks at developments in pharmacogenetics and the ethical, legal and social issues that are raised.
The current language used to describe controlled human infection models is complex, with many different names being used. This report highlights what the issues and possible solutions are.
Information about Wellcome's 2019 gender pay gap.
This report brings together the broad range of activities through which we achieve our mission and presents some of the evidence from 2012 to 2017.
This report sets out four advocacy models that describe how the research community might work together more effectively.