for enrichment
EPFL – International Paraplegic Foundation (IRP)
Chaire en Régénération des lésions de la moelle
1015 Lausanne
+41 21 693 11 11

Established in Zurich in 1991 by Prof. Alain Rossier and Ulrich Schellenberg, the International Foundation for Research in Paraplegia (IRP) supports excellent basic and clinical research worldwide in the field of neurosciences and the regeneration of the spinal cord. Its mission is to overcome paraplegia, step by step.

The foundation’s Research Grants support basic and clinical research on CNS Regeneration, Neuroprotection and functional restoration with special emphasis to the spinal cord.