Our organisation

General Information

FOREUM Foundation for Research in Rheumatology is promoting health in individuals with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases through effective research.

FOREUM is an independent fundraising institution for research funding based in Switzerland.

FOREUM is recognized by the Swiss authorities according to Swiss law and foundation regulations as a not-for-profit organisation.

FOREUM is supported by EULAR, the European Alliance of Associations for Rheumatology.

FOREUM is is dedicated to equal opportunities, gender equality, and inclusion.

FOREUM statutes


Registration number

CHE 234.786.368.

Auditing and reporting


KPMG AG, Zurich, Switzerland

Licensing authority

Eidgenössische Stiftungsaufsicht (Swiss supervisory foundation authority)
Departement des Innern EDI
Bern, Switzerland