Identifying rare genetic diseases – patient/public advisors needed for PhD research
Experience or interest: rare genetic diseases, diagnosis, or genetic testing?
Link to organisation:
We are researching how to improve identifying rare genetic diseases in the UK.
We are looking for anyone who has experience or is interested in: rare genetic disease diagnosis, genetic testing, disease risk prediction.
*especially if you are a man who received a diagnosis for a monogenic disease in adulthood*
Through 2-3 online discussions, you will shape and give feedback on PhD research as a ‘lay advisor’.
1st June 2021
31st August 2021
Primary Care and Population Health
Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care
All of health care
Health services and health delivery
All of research
Identifying and prioritising
What support is offered?
Please email the researcher to discuss how we can best support you and to get any additional information. You will not need any specialist knowledge, but some knowledge/experience/opinions on any of the topics to be discussed.
Yes - in the form of vouchers, if you would like them
No - all meetings will be held online
Can the work be done from home?
Suitable for a beginner?