The Medical University of Lodz (MUL) is the largest state medical university in Poland. The University was established in 1949 and has grown to comprise eight Faculties. With its experienced, highly educated academic staff, the MUL is internationally recognised in the field of scientific research. Extensive basic and clinical research is undertaken within University and a unique knowledge is accumulated regarding trial performance. One of the research themes focuses on patient adherence, from both patients’ and physicians’ perspective, management of chronic conditions with e‐Health solutions, and information and communication technologies (ICT) for medicine. A number of clinical trials developed in this field as well as scientific publications are a testimony to our high international recognition. MUL participated in over 20 international projects within the Framework Programmes, and is experienced with this research‐funding scheme.