Science, research & health
With our foundation, we promote important research projects and provide support for scientific topics. We want to drive innovation and strengthen existing institutions in order to make optimal health care accessible to as many people as possible.
Baby Hospital | Sri Lanka
I can't get the pictures I saw after the tsunami out of my head. But it's a wonderful feeling when I see the children there and think about the fact that some of them are only alive because we got involved," says Kerstin J. Thorwart about her "Baby Hospital Galle" project.
Erlangen University Clinic | COV19 Research Project
Especially for patients whose immune system is already weakened by immunosuppressive therapy or due to a (cancer) disease itself, the threat posed by the SARS-CoV-2 virus represents an additional severe danger. The THORWART-JESKA-FOUNDATION supports the research with a donation that Kerstin Jeska-Thorwart, Chairwoman of the Foundation's Board of Directors, has now presented to Prof. Andreas Mackensen and his scientific collaborators Dr. Michael Aigner and Dr. Simon Völkl.