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35 opportunities found

Have you had a recent social care needs assessment?

Location: All of England

Would you like to join our Experts by Experience Group?

BHF Healthcare Innovation Fund – Patient Reviewer

Location: London

Are you interested in shaping BHFs funding decisions?

Want to help us stop preventable infections?

Location: UK wide

Healthcare Infection Society (HIS) is looking for lay representatives for our guidelines

Opportunity to review for the MRC-NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme

Location: UK wide

Gonadotropin deficiency, pubertal induction, hypogonadism, Kallmann syndrome, male infertility

Patient and Public Involvement Advocate (Trial Committee Member)

Location: UK wide

We are advertising an exciting opportunity to take part in a research study on use of surgical mesh.

Patient/Public Advisor – Maternal long term health conditions

Location: UK wide

Do you have personal experience of maternal long term conditions or does someone close to you?

What do you think about dental implants for People Living with Type 2 Diabetes?

Location: UK wide

Explore insights on diabetes & oral health, including preferences for replacing missing teeth

Impact Healthcare with Your Story

Location: South East

Join our study to shape healthcare in Oxford

Patient/ Public Representative – Cancer Inequalities Research Funding Panel for North West Cancer Research

Location: North West

Support North West Cancer Research decide which research projects to award funding to

Patient/ Public Representative – Applied Research Funding Panel for North West Cancer Research

Location: North West

Support North West Cancer Research decide which research projects to award funding to

Workshops discussing how the body is involved in mental health

Location: East of England

Have you been diagnosed with a mental health condition? We want to hear from you!

Exploring Types of Pain and Factors Associated with Pain after Stroke

Location: UK wide

Help us to design research that is useful to people who experience pain after stroke.

Black Public Contributors for the Advisory Group of a PhD Project

Location: UK wide, All of England

A Public Advisory Group for a project about public involvement

How can parents/guardians/carers help make medical care for children in general practice safer?

Location: Wales

Parents can prevent safety issues from occurring in primary care - request for workshop participants

Research Advisory Panel- Diabetes Medical Informatics and Epidemiology research group

Location: Scotland

Seeking people with diabetes in Scotland to become involved in our existing Research Advisory Panel

NIHR Public Committee Members

Location: UK wide

We are looking for members of the public to join our NIHR committees.

Member of Public and Patient Advisory Group for 2.5 year research project

Location: East Midlands

Patient with recent experience of hospitalisation for a severe infection and/or sepsis

Heart Failure – Paid Opportunity – Do you have heart failure or look(ed) after someone with heart failure?

Location: UK wide

Be involved with this PhD project to refine and shape the design, analysis, and sharing of results

Evaluation of a new section about people’s experiences of dementia on

Location: UK wide

Understanding people's experiences caring for someone living with dementia

Delirium in mental illness study – looking for lived experience & carers

Location: UK wide

We want to improve the recognition of delirium in people with mental illness - with your help.

Public survey on breath testing in health and disease

Location: UK wide

National public survey on using a breath test to assess general health and detect cancer early

Supportive periodontal care: from the creation of a primary care GDP network, to the identification of implementation barriers.

Location: East of England, London

Collect feedback on patients' primary care experience following treatment at a specialist centre

Mothers who can remember their labour needed!

Location: All of England

We would like to interview mothers who have experienced labour pain and can remember it.

Be the voice of patients with dark skin tones for shaping research on recognising skin damage. 

Location: UK wide

Be the voice of patients with dark skin tones for shaping research on recognising skin damage across

Nutritional Health Services in Pharmacy: Be the voice of the public for shaping research to improve nutrition advice in pharmacy practice.

Location: UK wide

An online session to identify views and expectations of nutrition advice in pharmacy practice.

Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA, or ‘mini-stroke’)

Location: UK wide

Opportunity to join Patient, Carer and Public Involvement Group for TIA Research Study

Autistic/parent advisors for NIHR-funded research project on feeding problems in autistic children

Location: UK wide

Looking for autistic children, young people and adults and parents for 2 advisory groups

A new study to look at Paediatric Robotic Lower Limb Exoskeleton

Location: UK wide

PPI help needed to support us developing the research proposal!

The use of the CUE1 device in people with idiopathic Parkinson’s disease and related disorders. A feasibility study.

Location: London

This study investigates the feasibility, safety, tolerability and effect of CUE1 in Parkinson's

Professor Simon Bach – Patient perspectives on the use of surgical robots in the NHS

Location: UK wide, West Midlands

Patient perspectives on the use of surgical robots in the NHS

ICANEQUAL: a UK-wide multistakeholder partnership to improve liver cancer treatment and care

Location: UK wide

We are looking for patients diagnosed with liver cancer, careers, health professionals & researchers

Experiences of Cancer and Cancer Care amongst Young People from Ethnically Minoritised backgrounds

Location: UK wide

🚨Share your experience to help us improve cancer care & earn £10 voucher🚨

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