A key area of our work is to be part of vital research and give funds towards research.
The APF Mike Bray Research Fellowship in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
The APF Mike Bray Research Fellowship in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis is a personal award for 3 years for up to £300,000. The fellowship will support research into idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).Read more about The APF Mike Bray Research Fellowship.
American Thoracic Society (ATS) Travel Fellowships
Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis will be supporting researchers to attend the ATS 2018 in San Diego, California. The awards of £1000 contribute towards costs for conference registration, accommodation and travel. We have three awards available.Read more about how to apply
Pulmonary Fibrosis and IPF Research reports & updates
Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis are pleased to be able to support researchers in the field of (Idiopathic) Pulmonary Fibrosis to attend research events both in the UK and overseas. You can read reports and updates from these researchers here.Read our research updates and reports
European Respiratory Society (ERS) Travel Fellowships
Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis would like to support researchers who are working in pulmonary fibrosis to attend the ERS International Congress. Information about the awards and the process will be posted prior to the events on this page.
ICLAF Travel Fellowships
Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis supports UK based researchers working in pulmonary fibrosis and we offer travel awards for ICLAF. Information about the awards and the process will be posted prior to the events on this page.Read previous reports from researchers
IPF Report 2016
We met with the All-Party Parliamentary Respiratory Group and other MPs to launch our report and to call for immediate action by NHS England to improve care for IPF patients and to mandate data collection of people diagnosed with the disease.Read more about the IPF report
IPF Patient Survey Report
In 2015, Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis, in partnership with Roche, conducted the most comprehensive national study undertaken to date into the effectiveness and reach of the NICE Quality Standard across the UK IPF patient population.Read more about the IPF Survey
100,000 Genomes Project
Drs Jenkins and Parfrey, two of our trustees – are leaders in the field of IPF research in the UK – and are involved in research studies investigating the genetics of IPF as part of the 100,000 Genome Project and the UK Interstitial lung disease IPF consortium.Read more about the Genomes Project