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Opportunity details

Help to develop and test a survey about mistakes made giving medicine in hospital

Take part in focus groups to help develop and test a survey for a general public audience

Link to organisation:

Full description:

We are looking for members of the public to take part in focus groups to help us develop and test out a survey about people’s opinions of medicine mistakes and their outcomes.

The survey will be used in a study being conducted at Newcastle University. No particular experience or knowledge is needed to take part. We will be holding two focus groups, on the 1st and 16th of August 2019, you can join one or both of them. The focus groups will last 1-2 hours. See the attached flyer for details.

Date from

12th July 2019

Date to

15th August 2019


Institute of Health & Society, Newcastle University

A research team from Newcastle University who focus on health research.


focus group form.docx



Health services and health delivery


North East

Involvement type:

Designing and managing

What support is offered?

No specialist training is needed to take part but please get in touch if you have any questions about support needs for your involvement.


We will provide refreshments during the focus group sessions and can offer a £10 Love2shop voucher for participation.


We can cover reasonable travel expenses to attend the focus group sessions.

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?