Media | Action Medical Research


Welcome to the Media Pages for Action Medical Research which have been designed for journalists seeking press releases and general information about the charity. We are Action Medical Research, for children, for life - the leading UK-wide medical research charity dedicated to helping babies and children.

We know that medical research can save and change children's lives - read about our successes.

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We have some great celebrities who are supporting our vital work as well as some interesting stories (link to case studies page) from people affected by the conditions we fund research into.  If you are interested in finding out more about our latest publications you can read our Annual Research Review or our magazine Touching Lives.

Please contact our Communications Team if you have a media enquiry.

Latest press release

3 January 2017

Hawick grandmother honoured with award speaks of the ‘fun and friendships’ charity work brings

Jane Bannerman, a mother of four and grandmother of 13, has been a staunch supporter of children’s charity Action Medical Research for more than 40 years – and on 1 January 2017 she was awarded a British Empire Medal in the New Year’s Honours List for her tireless dedication.

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