Wellcome's new vision and strategy
😁to announce our new strategy today- solving the urgent health challenges facing everyone. A few thoughts about what we’re excited about/ how we got here…
The long awaited new science strategy is here - Focus on 3 programmes: infectious diseases, mental health and global heating (new!) - Funding more outside the UK - Restructuring fellowships & stopping salary support for established PIs
Wellcome's vision and strategy
I am super excited 😀to be able to share #Wellcome's new strategy with you all today Underpinned by our principle that: ‘Science is essential to solving the world’s health challenges’. 🧫🧪🧬🌡️💊🔬🩺💉
Today, launches its new strategy 👉 Pursuing this vision means transforming how we fund, allowing us to embed a better #ResearchCulture into every part of how we operate. Here's a short thread on what that means 👇
📢 Discovery research goes to the edge of today’s knowledge and beyond. We will fund science that explores life, health and wellbeing to bring unforeseen benefits for everyone ➡️
📢 Fewer than 1 in 5 people with common mental health problems like depression get proper treatment. Science and medicine need to progress faster ➡️ 📸 Hayleigh Longman
. Over 1 million people have already died from #Covid19 and more are living with its long-term effects. We need to get infectious diseases under control before they can become pandemics
📢 Over 1 million people have already died from #Covid19 and more are living with its long-term effects. We need to get infectious diseases under control before they can become pandemics ➡️ 📸 Gerardo Vieyra/NurPhoto via Getty Images
These are the urgent health challenges facing everyone. We support the science that will solve them 👉
📢 Unless we act now, climate change will cause at least 250,000 more deaths a year between 2030 and 2050. Global heating is a health issue that urgently needs research ➡️ 📸 Nyancho NwaNri / #WPP20
📢 Discovery research goes to the edge of today’s knowledge and beyond. We fund science that explores life, health and wellbeing to bring unforeseen benefits for everyone ➡️
DRUMROLL PLEASE 🥁 🥁 🥁 Introducing... Wellcome's vision and strategy 🥳🥳🥳
looking forward to #unpacking & #digesting the new #Vision #Strategy A #Playbook for our #single #agency ? “giving researchers the freedom to explore & on using research to solve three worldwide health challenges”
Welcome to twitter cc ! Looking forward to continuing to work together to improve mental health. How timely just as today launches its new Strategy with mental health at the heart.
Fabulous news......prioritzation from is sure to make an even bigger difference in *mental health *climate change and *infectious disease. Wellcome's vision and strategy
Wellcome's new strategy for its health funding