Patient Group Donations 2018
Bayer is committed to developing new and innovative therapies for severe and chronic diseases. Patient advocacy groups and other voluntary health organisations help increase disease awareness and effective interventions.
The most recent patient and voluntary health organisations to which Bayer has provided financial support are listed below.
Patient Group Donations (Jan-June 2018)
Correct at 2 July 2018
Date of Donation
Atrial Fibrillation Association
Speaker services at Annual Bayer Scotland Anticoagulation Symposium on detection and management of atrial fibrillation, including accommodation and travel costs
Heart Failure Alliance
Donation for agency secretariat support to deliver 2018 programme aimed at building political and health-system awareness of gaps and variation in the provision of care for heart failure patients
Men's Health Forum
Speaker services as part of media day for men’s health disease awareness campaign
For use of the RNIB accessibility service. RNIB reviewed the design of an issue of Bayer’s SmartRead publication for accessibility for people with visual impairment.
Donation to support RNIB project to broaden the range of eye health information available to patients including, the development and production of a guide to accessing NHS services and treatment, and condition specific and self-help materials
Donation to support RNIB project to increase capacity in eye care services by campaigning for the implementation of the recommendations in the All Party Parliamentary Group Eye Health and Visual Impairment report ‘See the Light’
Donation to support RNIB project to ensure that the patient voice is heard in the development and implementation of NICE technology appraisals, clinical guidelines and quality standards in eye health
Donation to support Endometriosis UK project to develop educational materials on menstrual wellbeing to improve the diagnosis, treatment and management of women's menstrual dysfunction
UKBAY07180292 / Date of preparation: September 2018