Suva | Medical research funding


Event details

Date 31.12.2022  
Category Call for proposal

Suva, the Swiss National Accident Insurance Fund, engages in scientific projects to do with occupational, insurance and rehabilitation medicine.

These priorities focuses on the following areas:

  • The musculoskeletal system
  • Occupational illnesses
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Chronic pain
  • Mental consequences of accidents
  • Amputation (rehabilitation)
  • Outcomes (predictors, rehabilitation)
  • Methodology for expert assessments
  • Prevention
Suva supports research into issues related to the Swiss social security system, in particular the Federal Accident Insurance Act (UVG). Researchers can apply for sponsorship for scientific research projects in that context.

Submission deadline: 31 December 2022.

Important: Applicants requesting funding from SUVA must provide a Commitment letter signed by the legal representative of the institution. Please contact the Research Office by 12 December 2022 at the latest (the Research Office will be close during the holidays).

Please submit your application and/or any queries here: [email protected], or: Suva, Insurance Medicine, Medical Support Centre, Fluhmattstrasse 1, P.O. Box 4358, 6002 Lucerne

For more information and application, please have a look at SUVA website, the General Terms and Conditions for research projects and application template.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free


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