Wellcome Trust

Wellcome exists to improve health by helping great ideas to thrive

Wellcome Trust support researchers, they take on big health challenges, campaign for better science, and help everyone get involved with science and health research.

Wellcome is a politically and financially independent foundation.

One of the world’s biggest challenges is how to prepare for and respond to epidemics. Wellcome’s response is an example of how we work with academia, philanthropy, businesses, governments and civil society around the world to take on health challenges in many different, coordinated ways.

Wellcome are a member of the Psychiatry Consortium. You can find out more about them on their website.