Topcon Medical Systems has established the Topcon Research Foundation, which will provide support for studies sponsored by independent investigators and institutions that utilize Topcon products to advance medical and scientific knowledge in the field of ophthalmology.
Researchers and institutions are invited to apply for a grant from Topcon by submitting their funding request and study details to www.topconresearchfoundation.com.
“We are very excited to begin this initiative,” Bob Gibson, VP of Marketing & Product Planning for Topcon Medical Systems, said in a company news release. “The Topcon Research Foundation closely aligns with Topcon’s mission of continually striving for excellence in product manufacturing through the development of innovative technologies. By partnering with independent researchers, the foundation will allow Topcon to lend its support to studies that can generate valuable medical and scientific information which can eventually lead to improvements in clinical care, the development of new treatments, and better delivery of healthcare to patients."
For more information on the Topcon Research Foundation and how to apply for a grant, visit www.topconresearchfoundation.com.