The Fund for Veterinary Medicine supports research, teaching and studies in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Helsinki. This area of research is also supported by five independent funds; Eläinlääketieteellisen anestesiologian ja kivunhoidon professuurirahasto, Fonden för svenskspråkig professur i husdjurens allmänna hälsovård, Canine Health Fund, Thelma Mäkikyrö Fund and Walter Ehrström Fund.