Opportunity details

Cancer Research UK’s Grand Challenge is looking for Patient Representatives

We are recruiting to our Patient Advisory Panel as we look to fund new, innovative, cancer research

Link to organisation:

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/support-us/volunteer/patient-involvement-at-cancer-research-uk/involvement-opportunities/patient-representative-be-part-of-the-grand-challenge-funding-process

Full description:

We are aiming to recruit 4-6 members to our Grand Challenge Patient Advisory Panel as we run our Grand Challenge funding scheme for its second round. The Panel’s role is to ensure that the views and experiences of people affected by cancer are included throughout the Grand Challenge process. Panel members will work as a group, alongside some returning members of the Grand Challenge Patient Panel from Round 1, to provide a patient/carer perspective throughout the Grand Challenge process.

Date from

17th July 2017

Date to

13th August 2017

Organisation

Cancer Research UK

We offer opportunities for people who have been affected by cancer to help shape our work by sharing their experiences of diagnosis, treatment and care with us. Their involvement in our work can provide us with invaluable insights that will help us develop our work, accelerate our progress and save lives.

Attachment

Role Description Grand Challenge Panel.pdf


Details

Topic:

Cancer

Location:

UK wide

Involvement type:

Commissioning
Reviewing

What support is offered?

Training for the role is provided (in London), as well as ongoing support from our Cancer Research UK staff

Payment:

Optional payment provided

Expenses:

Travel, accommodation, and substance is covered in accordance with our expenses policy

Can the work be done from home?

No

Suitable for a beginner?

No