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Meet the researcher: Dr Apostolos Papandreou

Posted on 21 July 2016

Supported by a prestigious Research Training Fellowship, Dr Apostolos Papandreou is leading a study to help children with a rare, devastating and, sadly, life limiting neurological disease....

No two days are the same

Posted on 14 July 2016

Our community fundraisers around the country work tirelessly to raise money for Action Medical Research, supporting our amazing committees and spreading the word on our ground-...


Living with ataxia: a family’s story

Posted on 4 July 2016

 

A rare neurological condition affecting her balance and coordination makes life very challenging for little Eva, as mum Carla explains.

 

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Douglas Allen join the fight for little lives

Posted on 24 June 2016

A branch of Essex-based estate agents Douglas Allen have hopped on their bikes to cycle around the world to raise more than £300 for Action Medical Research.

The Chingford branch...


Meet the researcher: Dr Karen Logan

Posted on 14 June 2016

 

Dr Karen Logan helps us mark Diabetes Week (12-18 June) by sharing her work, funded by an Action Research Training Fellowship, into diabetes in pregnancy and how it may affect...

Meet the researcher: Dr Pablo Lamata

Posted on 3 June 2016

To help us mark British Heart Week, Action funded researcher Dr Pablo Lamata explains how his work developing 3D computer models of babies’ hearts to help surgeons save and improve tiny lives...

A charity that reaches out to everyone

Posted on 1 June 2016

Volunteer Marjorie Gracie has spent three years lending a hand for Action, often as a Speaker Ambassador, and in this blog for Volunteers’ Week she shares her reasons for...


Speaking about Action

Posted on 1 June 2016

Speaker Ambassador Colin Hales (pictured above with Action's Volunteer Development Manager Jane Charlton) makes contact with local groups, clubs and organisations, such as Rotary...


A small look at microvolunteering

Posted on 1 June 2016

In this blog for Volunteers Week 2016, Marie Campbell tells us why she supports Action Medical Research…

After I took early retirement I wanted to use the skills and...


Raising funds the charity deserves

Posted on 24 May 2016

John Cameron, senior branch manager of Ward & Partners Loose office, has been busy not only selling homes but raising funds for Action Medical Research since 2013. John has taken on...

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