Opportunity details

Advise on mental health research

Are you prescribed mental health medication? Opportunity to advise on a research project.

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Full description:

Researchers at the University of Leicester would like to speak to people who have experienced one or more of these side effects from a mental health medicine: weight gain, high cholesterol, high blood pressure or high blood sugars. If this is you, we’d like your advice and opinions on the design of some mental health research we are carrying out. Please see the attached poster to get in touch with us!

Date from

19th May 2023

Date to

31st July 2023


University of Leicester

The research team is part of the School of Healthcare in the College of Life Sciences at the University of Leicester. The School's research aims to improve the health and wellbeing of populations in the UK and worldwide. It leads multiple national and international research partnerships and grants with a focus on generating evidence that can be translated into policy and practice.


PPI Poster - online.pdf



Mental health


UK wide
East Midlands

Involvement type:

Designing and managing

What support is offered?

There will be an opportunity to participate in future Patient and Public Involvement work later in the project. Training will be provided where required.


£50 Amazon voucher


Travel expenses covered for face-to-face meeting

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?


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