Agreement with the Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA)
On the 1st May 2018 FAIRMED FOUNDATION has renewed the agreement signed with the SLMA with few modifications to the agreement. According to the new agreement both Sri Lankan medical and non-medical individuals can apply for research grants through the SLMA.
Since the year 2013, FAIRMED FOUNDATION in collaboration with Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA) has provided research grants on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) with the objective of encouraging Sri Lankan medical personnel to undertake operational research with regard to local Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) whilst prioritizing Leprosy and Leishmaniasis. The research grants are provided via the agreement signed between FAIRMED FOUNDATION and the Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA).