MRC encourages researchers to lead change by identifying and finding solutions to challenges. The center supports medical research efforts in areas which include:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Genomic factors on health of individuals and population
  • Women’s and children’s health
  • Public health
  • Professions allied to medicine (PAMs)

The MRC has also recognized the need for the introduction of the following research areas through collaboration, internal development and capacity building:

  • Basic research
  • Translational research
  • Knowledge management