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The Centre for Translational Pain Research has received set-up funding from Mundipharma Pharmaceuticals Limited and the Irish Pain Society.

Research Income

Members of the CTPR have a strong track record in winning competitive grants as well as sourcing funding from industry, charities and non-government agencies including the following:

  • The Health Research Board
  • Irish Research Council, Enterprise Ireland
  • Teagasc / HSA, Science Foundation Ireland
  • Medical Research Council
  • Arthritis Research UK
  • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
  • European Union Erasmus+ programme

Industry Funding

  • Pfizer
  • Mundipharma
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals BV
  • UCB Pharma
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Rhone-Poulenc-Rorer.


  • Meath Foundation
  • Mater Foundation
  • Irish Kidney Association
  • Irish Pain Society
  • Irish Cancer Society
  • Arthritis Ireland
  • Arthritis Research Campaign
  • Sheffield Hospitals Charitable Trust
  • The Nuffield Foundation (Oliver Bird Fund)
  • The Royal Society, Special Trustees of the Former United Sheffield Hospitals
  • Arthritis Research Campaign/GlaxoSmithKline Case studentship
  • The Wellcome Trust
  • Action Medical Research
  • GAA

Centre for Translational Pain Research

University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 7777 | E: ctpr@ucd.ie